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Melissa Hart is a well-known American TV actress

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BirthdayApril 18, 1976
NationalityAmerican
FamousFilm & Theater Personalities, Actresses
City/StateNew Yorkers
SpousesMark Wilkerson (m. 2003)
Childrens Braydon Hart Wilkerson, Mason Walter Wilkerson, Tucker McFadden Wilkerson
Birth PlaceSmithtown, New York, United States
Height157cm
GenderFemale
FatherWilliam Hart
MotherPaul
Sun SignAries
Born inSmithtown, New York, United States
Famous asActress
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Who is Melissa Hart?

Melissa Joan Hart is an American actress best known for her roles in television. She gained popularity through her roles in comedy TV shows such as 'Clarissa Explains It All' and 'Melissa & Joey.' Born in Smithtown, New York, Hart started appearing in TV commercials from the age of four. Over the next few years, she played small roles in TV shows such as 'Kane & Abel', a TV miniseries and the soap opera 'Another World.' She gained popularity after she starred in the lead role in the TV comedy series 'Clarissa Explains It All'. The series was nominated for an Emmy. Hart's performance won her multiple Young Artist Awards. She also directed, produced as well as played the lead role in 'Sabrina the Teenage Witch'. The series was a huge success. Other works on television that gained her prominence include her role in the comedy television series 'Melissa & Joey'. Hart has acted in a few films as well. She played the lead role in the Christian film 'God's Not Dead 2'. The film was a commercial success. Other than acting, she also owns a fashion line 'King of Harts', which she started along with her husband. She had also opened a Candy shop named Sweetharts. It was closed down after allegations of wrongful termination and racial discrimination.

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Childhood & Early Life

Melissa Joan Hart was born on 18 April 1976 in Smithtown, New York. Her father, William Hart, was a carpenter and an entrepreneur, and her mother, Paula Hart, was a talent manager. She is the eldest of five siblings. All her siblings are in the acting profession.

She started appearing in TV commercials from the age of four. She proved to be extremely talented, and earned her first role in a TV movie ‘Christmas Show’ at the age of ten.

Hart’s parents divorced when she was a teenager. Along with her siblings and mother, she then moved to New York City. Her mother got married for a second time, to Leslie Gilliams.

Career

Melissa Hart played her first significant role in the comedy TV series ‘Clarissa Explains It All’. The series aired from 1991 to 1994. The show was a success and earned an Emmy nomination. Hart also earned multiple awards for her performance.

In 1995, she played the lead role in the TV film ‘Family Reunion: A Relative Nightmare’. Hart also did guest roles in TV shows such as ‘Touched by An Angel’, and ‘Weinerville’.

She next played a lead role in the TV series ‘Sabrina the Teenage Witch’. The series aired from 1996 to 2003. Hart was the director and producer of the series as well. The show was a huge success.

In the year 2000, she played a supporting role in the superhero comedy film ‘The Specials’. Directed by Craig Mazin, the film was about a group of ordinary superheroes taking a day off. The film was a commercial failure.

Hart voiced the main character in the animated TV show ‘Sabrina: The Animated Series’. It aired from 1999 to 2000. The show was an animated version of ‘Sabrina the Teenage Witch’.

Over the next few years, she played guest roles in several other TV shows such as ‘Just Shoot Me!’, ‘The Jamie Kennedy Experiment’, and ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit’. In 2009, she competed on the ninth season of ABC’s reality show ‘Dancing with the Stars’. The same year, she also played the lead role in the horror film ‘Nine Dead’.

Her next significant role on TV was in the series ‘Melissa & Joey’. It aired from 2010 to 2015. The series won multiple awards and nominations. She also played the lead role in the 2016 Christian movie ‘God’s Not Dead 2’.

Major Works

Melissa Hart’s role in the comedy series ‘Sabrina the Teenage Witch’ can be regarded as one of the most significant works in her career. She directed and produced the series, as well as starred in the lead role. The story revolves around an American teenager who, after her sixteenth birthday, discovers that she has superpowers. The series was a huge success, and earned huge popularity worldwide.

‘Melissa & Joey’, another of Hart’s successful works, was an American comedy TV series that aired from 2010 to 2015. The story revolves around the misadventures that follow after Melissa, a local politician, hires Joey in order to look after her nephew and niece. The show, which was created by David Kendall and Bob Young, earned huge popularity. It was also broadcast in other countries such as India and the UK.

Hart played the lead role in the 2016 Christian film ‘God’s Not Dead 2’. Directed by Harold Cronk, the film was a sequel to the 2014 film ‘Gods’ Not Dead’. It was a commercial success. However, it was criticized for resembling a religious sermon.

Awards & Achievements

Melissa Hart’s role in the TV series ‘Clarissa Explains it All’, earned her three ‘Young Artist Awards’ in 1992, 1993, and 1994 respectively.

She won two ‘Young Artist Awards’ and one ‘Kids Choice Award’ for her role in ‘Sabrina: The Teenage Witch’ in 1997 and 1998.

Her role in the TV movie ‘The Right Connection’ earned her another ‘Young Artist Award’ in 1998. She won a ‘Kids Choice Award’ for her role in the TV movie ‘Driving Me Crazy’ in 2000.

Personal Life

Melissa Hart is married to musician Mark Wilkerson; they wed on July 19, 2003 in Italy. The couple has three children, Mason, Braydon and Tucker.

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Melissa Hart biography timelines

  • // 18th Apr 1976
    Melissa Joan Hart was born on 18 April 1976 in Smithtown, New York. Her father, William Hart, was a carpenter and an entrepreneur, and her mother, Paula Hart, was a talent manager. She is the eldest of five siblings. All her siblings are in the acting profession.
  • // 1991 To 1994
    Melissa Hart played her first significant role in the comedy TV series ‘Clarissa Explains It All’. The series aired from 1991 to 1994. The show was a success and earned an Emmy nomination. Hart also earned multiple awards for her performance.
  • // 1992
    Melissa Hart’s role in the TV series ‘Clarissa Explains it All’, earned her three ‘Young Artist Awards’ in 1992, 1993, and 1994 respectively.
  • // 1995
    In 1995, she played the lead role in the TV film ‘Family Reunion: A Relative Nightmare’. Hart also did guest roles in TV shows such as ‘Touched by An Angel’, and ‘Weinerville’.
  • // 1996 To 2003
    She next played a lead role in the TV series ‘Sabrina the Teenage Witch’. The series aired from 1996 to 2003. Hart was the director and producer of the series as well. The show was a huge success.
  • // 1997 To 1998
    She won two ‘Young Artist Awards’ and one ‘Kids Choice Award’ for her role in ‘Sabrina: The Teenage Witch’ in 1997 and 1998.
  • // 1998 To 2000
    Her role in the TV movie ‘The Right Connection’ earned her another ‘Young Artist Award’ in 1998. She won a ‘Kids Choice Award’ for her role in the TV movie ‘Driving Me Crazy’ in 2000.
  • // 1999 To 2000
    Hart voiced the main character in the animated TV show ‘Sabrina: The Animated Series’. It aired from 1999 to 2000. The show was an animated version of ‘Sabrina the Teenage Witch’.
  • // 2000
    In the year 2000, she played a supporting role in the superhero comedy film ‘The Specials’. Directed by Craig Mazin, the film was about a group of ordinary superheroes taking a day off. The film was a commercial failure.
  • // 19th Jul 2003
    Melissa Hart is married to musician Mark Wilkerson; they wed on July 19, 2003 in Italy. The couple has three children, Mason, Braydon and Tucker.
  • // 2009
    Over the next few years, she played guest roles in several other TV shows such as ‘Just Shoot Me!’, ‘The Jamie Kennedy Experiment’, and ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit’. In 2009, she competed on the ninth season of ABC’s reality show ‘Dancing with the Stars’. The same year, she also played the lead role in the horror film ‘Nine Dead’.
  • // 2010
    Her next significant role on TV was in the series ‘Melissa & Joey’. It aired from 2010 to 2015. The series won multiple awards and nominations. She also played the lead role in the 2016 Christian movie ‘God’s Not Dead 2’.
  • // 2010 To 2015
    ‘Melissa & Joey’, another of Hart’s successful works, was an American comedy TV series that aired from 2010 to 2015. The story revolves around the misadventures that follow after Melissa, a local politician, hires Joey in order to look after her nephew and niece. The show, which was created by David Kendall and Bob Young, earned huge popularity. It was also broadcast in other countries such as India and the UK.
  • // 2014 To 2016
    Hart played the lead role in the 2016 Christian film ‘God’s Not Dead 2’. Directed by Harold Cronk, the film was a sequel to the 2014 film ‘Gods’ Not Dead’. It was a commercial success. However, it was criticized for resembling a religious sermon.

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Melissa Hart's FAQ

  • What is Melissa Hart birthday?

    Melissa Hart was born at 1976-04-18

  • Where is Melissa Hart's birth place?

    Melissa Hart was born in Smithtown, New York, United States

  • What is Melissa Hart nationalities?

    Melissa Hart's nationalities is American

  • Who is Melissa Hart spouses?

    Melissa Hart's spouses is Mark Wilkerson (m. 2003)

  • Who is Melissa Hart childrens?

    Melissa Hart's childrens is Braydon Hart Wilkerson, Mason Walter Wilkerson, Tucker McFadden Wilkerson

  • How tall is Melissa Hart?

    Melissa Hart's height is 157

  • Who is Melissa Hart's father?

    Melissa Hart's father is William Hart

  • Who is Melissa Hart's mother?

    Melissa Hart's mother is Paul

  • What is Melissa Hart's sun sign?

    Melissa Hart is Aries

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    Melissa Hart is famouse as Actress

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