Melissa Rosenberg

Biography: An American film and television writer. Melissa Rosenberg is widely known for her work on the TV dramas Dexter, The O.C., Party of Five, and many more. Rosenberg also penned the screenplays for the 2006 hit movie Step Up, and the 2008 adaptation of Stephenie Meyer's bestselling vampire novel Twilight.

After completing a Bachelor's Degree in Theatre and Dance at Bennington College in Vermont, Melissa joined a small improvisational dance company in New York City with dreams of being a choreographer. When she returned to the West Coast, many of her friends were working in the entertainment industry. Intrigued, she embarked on a post-graduate course in film and television at the prestigious Peter Stark Producing program at USC.

Melissa went on to write for various TV series including Dark Skies, Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman, The Magnificent Seven, and The Agency.
She currently serves as Executive Producer of the Emmy-nominated Showtime series Dexter.

Melissa Rosenberg's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 51
Highest Metascore: 58 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse
Lowest Metascore: 44 The Twilight Saga: New Moon
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 6
  2. Negative: 0 out of 6
6 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
58 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Jun 30, 2010 Screenplay 5.1
56 Twilight Nov 21, 2008 Screenplay / Screenplay 7.0
52 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 Nov 16, 2012 Writer / Screenplay 4.7
48 Step Up Aug 11, 2006 Screenplay 7.5
45 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 Nov 18, 2011 Writer 4.6
44 The Twilight Saga: New Moon Nov 20, 2009 Screenplay 4.0