Melvin is currently developing his sci-fi-drama feature Flesh Without Blood with Thumper Pictures and Screen Australia, with Morgan Benson-Taylor and Christopher Sharp producing and Jessica Redenbach screenwriting. He is also developing his sci-fi drama series Portal Girl & Mr. Yesterday: A Teenage Mutant Love Story. Melvin and co-creators Erica Harrison and Poppy Stockell's dark comedy web series Triple Oh!, recipient of Screen Australia's Gender Matters funding, is also in development with Jungle Film & TV.
A 2008 graduate from the Australian Film TV Radio School, Melvin's short films Rope Burn and Cupid have each screened at 20+ film festivals both in Australia and internationally. Cupid has been officially selected for festivals including Palm Springs International ShortsFest, Cleveland IFF, Sedona IFF, Reel Shorts Film Festival in Canada, Short Shorts in Japan, Raindance in London, and Dungog here in Australia.