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Melissa Joan Hart

Melissa grew up in Sayville, New York. Her acting career started at the age of four, when she did a commercial for a bathtub toy called Splashy. Her mother, Paula Hart, has been her agent from the beginning. Melissa is the oldest of eight children, some from her mother's second marriage. Six sisters, Trisha Hart, Elizabeth Hart, Emily Hart, Alexandra Hart-Gilliams, Samantha Hart, and Mackenzie Hart who is the only sibling who never appeared on Melissa's TV series Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1996). Her brother is Brian Hart.Melissa performed in two plays as the youngest member of New York's Circle Repertory Lab Company: "Beside Herself" in 1989 (starring Lois Smith and William Hurt) and "Imagining Brad" in 1990. She was also in the National Actors Theater production of "The Crucible" on Broadway with Martin Sheen (as understudy of three of the children in the play). Melissa cites Shirley Temple and Audrey Hepburn as early acting inspirations and still collects memorabilia of the former. For the past few years, she has been juggling acting and attending New York University. She's now living in Connecticut.


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Born:
Apr 18, 1976 In Smithtown, Long Island, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
30
First Appeared:
In the series Jeopardy! 1984-09-10
Latest Project:
Series The Mysteries of Laura 2014-09-17

9 wins & 10 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Melissa & Joey
Filmography
The Mysteries of Laura Unknown 2014-09-17
Motor City Masters Unknown 2014-06-24
Splash Unknown 2013-03-19
The Arsenio Hall Show Unknown 2013-09-09
The Real Unknown 2013-07-15
Melissa & Joey Melanie 'Mel' Burke / ... 104 episodes, 2010-2015 2010-08-17
The Wendy Williams Show Unknown 2008-05-14
Chelsea Lately Unknown 2007-07-01
Robot Chicken Unknown 2005-02-20
Dancing with the Stars Unknown 2005-06-01
The Jamie Kennedy Experiment Unknown 2002-01-13
Justice League Unknown 2001-11-17
Taina Unknown 2001-01-14
Aux frontières de l'étrange Unknown 1999-01-18
Sabrina, the Animated Series Aunt Hilda / ... 65 episodes, 1999-2000 1999-09-06
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Unknown 1999-09-20
That '70s Show Unknown 1998-08-23
Just Shoot Me! Unknown 1997
The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Superman: The Animated Series Unknown 1996-09-06
The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Sabrina the Teenage Witch Sabrina Spellman / ... 163 episodes, 1996-2003 1996-09-27
Clueless Unknown 1996-09-20
Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Boy Meets World Unknown 1993-09-24
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Are You Afraid of the Dark? Unknown 1992-08-15
Maury Unknown 1991-09-09
The Equalizer Unknown 1985-09-18
Jeopardy! Unknown 1984-09-10