T.I.’s Melania Trump Look-Alike Allegedly Receiving Death Threats Miss2Bees October 22, 2018 Her Source, Hip Hop Music Videos | Official Videos and Performances The lady who played the role of Melania Trump and T.I’s. own lap dancer in the rapper’s erotic video has no regrets accepting the gig, regardless of getting death threats. Melanie Marden tells TMZ her life has been threatened every day. She can’t believe that people’s feathers are so ruffled they’re attacking an actress who’s simply just trying to make a living. Marden also takes jabs at Trump’s reps for taking rap videos too seriously. The performer thinks everybody needs to chill and be concerned with pressing issues, such as finding the cure for cancer. Melanie is not backing down from depicting the First Lady in a sexual light, but she does say that the message could’ve been delivered better.