Caption: Still of Melissa Joan Hart, Joey Lawrence, Taylor Spreitler and Mark Ballas in Melissa & Joey (2010)
Actress, Producer, Director
Born: April 18, 1976
Star sign: Aries
Height: 5' 2" (1.57 m)
Known for: Melissa & Joey (2010), Clarissa Explains It All (1991), Drive Me Crazy (1999), My Fake Fiance (2009)
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, ...