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Encyclopedia > Melissa Joan Hart
Melissa Joan Hart
Born April 18, 1976 (1976-04-18) (age 31)
Smithtown, Long Island, New York, United States
Years active 1984–present
Spouse(s) Mark Wilkerson (2003–present)

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Biography

Early life

Hart was born in Smithtown, New York, on Long Island, the daughter of Paula, a producer and talent manager, and William Hart, a clam hatchery worker, entrepreneur, and shellfish purveyor.[1] Hart grew up in Sayville, New York. Her stepfather (since 1994) is television executive Leslie Gilliams, and her stepmother is Lisa Hart. Hart was named after the Allman Brothers song "Melissa", while her middle name, Joan, came from her maternal grandmother. Hart chose Catherine as her confirmation name when she was in eighth grade. Smithtown redirects here, see Smithtown, New South Wales for the small town in Australia. ... This article is about the island in New York State. ... For other uses, see Clam (disambiguation). ... Cooked mussels Shellfish is a term used to describe shelled molluscs and crustaceans used as food. ... Sayville is the name of a hamlet (and a census-designated place) in Suffolk County, New York, (USA) on Long Island. ... The Allman Brothers Band is a pioneering and innovative Southern rock group from Macon, Georgia originally popular in the 1970s, described by Rolling Stones George Kimball in 1971 as the best . ... Melissa is a song released on the Eat a Peach album in 1972 by the American rock music group The Allman Brothers Band. ... Confirmation is a rite used in many Christian Churches. ...


Hart has five sisters, and two brothers, all younger then her. Sisters Trisha, Elizabeth and Emily, brother Brian, and half-sisters Alexandra Hart-Gilliams and Samantha Hart have all acted. Her younger half-brother, Mackenzie Hart is not in show business. Emily Hart Emily Anne Hart (born May 9, 1986) is an accomplished young television actor, currently known to most as Melissa Joan Harts younger sister. ...


Career

Hart's career began when as a three-year-old she made a television commercial for a bathtub toy called 'Splashy'. From then on, she appeared regularly in commercials, making 25 of them before the age of five. Other early television work included a small role in the miniseries Kane & Abel in 1985, a guest-starring role in an episode of The Equalizer in 1986, and a starring role alongside Katherine Helmond in the Emmy Award-winning TV movie Christmas Snow, also in 1986. The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view. ... A miniseries (sometimes mini-series), in a serial storytelling medium, is a production which tells a story in a limited number of episodes. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Katherine Marie Helmond (July 5, 1928, Galveston, Texas) is an American film, theater and television actress. ... An Emmy Award. ... Chrissy Snow Christmas Snow, better known by her nickname of Chrissy, was a fictional character on the sitcom Threes Company. ...


In 1989, she auditioned for a Broadway production of The Crucible starring Martin Sheen, becoming an understudy to three of the young girls in the play. This paved the way for her to land the title role in the TV show Clarissa Explains It All. The Nickelodeon series, a comedy about a teen girl in everyday situations, became a big hit during its four-year run. The show made her a household name among American teenagers and brought her four consecutive Young Artist Award nominations, of which she won three. For other uses of Broadway, see Broadway. ... For other uses, see Crucible (disambiguation). ... Martin Sheen (born August 3, 1940) is an Emmy- and Golden Globe Award-winning American actor. ... An understudy is a theatrical term for someone who learns the lines and moves of a leading actor or actress in a theatrical play. ... Clarissa Explains It All was an American situation comedy television series from Nickelodeon starring a then unknown Melissa Joan Hart. ... This article is about the TV channel. ... The Young Artist Award is an award which is presented yearly by the Young Artist Foundation. ...


Hart also recorded two albums as Clarissa, This is What 'Na Na' Means and a recording of Peter and the Wolf (Sony Classical SK 64079). The former, a rock/pop album in the style of a garage band, was mostly a novelty product and did not receive much attention from critics or the public. The latter album won a Parents' Choice award. 1947 coloring book cover. ... The term garage band has several meanings, all related in someway to music. ...


After the television series was canceled, Hart attended New York University. She did not complete her degree, however, since she soon resumed her acting career when she got the lead role for the 1995 TV movie Sabrina, the Teenage Witch. This was followed by the television series of the same name which lasted seven seasons; she later collaborated on an animated version that featured Melissa voicing the two aunts Hilda and Zelda while sister Emily Hart starred in the title role. In between, she also guest-starred on the series Touched by an Angel and starred in several TV movies. New York University (NYU) is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational research university in New York City. ... For the television series, see Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (TV series). ... For the comic book series, see Sabrina, the Teenage Witch. ... Emily Hart Emily Anne Hart (born May 9, 1986) is an accomplished young television actor, currently known to most as Melissa Joan Harts younger sister. ... This section contains a list of trivia items. ...


In 1998, Hart landed a small part in the movie Can't Hardly Wait, and then started filming Drive Me Crazy, starring alongside Adrian Grenier. Hart asked friend Britney Spears to do a remix of her song "(You Drive Me) Crazy" and add it to the movie's soundtrack. To capitalize on the song's success as a top-ten hit, the title of the movie was changed to Drive Me Crazy and Hart joined Spears in the music video for that song. Around the same time Spears also did a guest role, playing herself, on an episode of Sabrina. Cant Hardly Wait is a 1998 romantic teen comedy film directed by Deborah Kaplan and Harry Elfont. ... Drive Me Crazy is a teen-oriented romantic comedy based on the novel How I Created My Perfect Prom Date by Todd Strasser. ... Adrian Grenier (born July 10, 1976) is an American actor, musician and director. ... Britney Jean Spears (born December 2, 1981) is a Grammy Award-winning[1] American pop singer, dancer, actress, author and songwriter. ... A remix is an alternative version of a song, different from the original version. ... Alternate cover Cover to the Stop! Remix (similar to above cover). ... “Hot 100” redirects here. ... Drive Me Crazy is a teen-oriented romantic comedy based on the novel How I Created My Perfect Prom Date by Todd Strasser. ... A music video is a short film or video that accompanies a complete piece of music, most commonly a song. ...


Hart appeared in lingerie in a series of photographs[2] and accompanying article[3] featured in the October 1999 issue of the men's magazine Maxim. Hart continued her acting career in the 2000s. Her work included the film Rent Control, which was produced in 2002 and later aired in 2005 on the ABC Family cable network. Hart continued her role on Sabrina the Teenage Witch, which finished in 2003, and also performed several voice-over roles for animation. Maxim is an international mens magazine that is prominent for depicting popular actresses, singers, and other female celebrities in sexually alluring poses, usually wearing lingerie or other brief attire. ...


In 1999, Hart made her directorial debut in an episode of Disney Channel's So Weird called "Snapshot" which starred her sister, Emily Hart. She later directed an episode of Nickelodeon's Taina in 2001. In 2001-2002, she directed 6 episodes of Sabrina the Teenage Witch, including the season finale. In 2005, Hart directed her first movie, a 15-minute live-action short called Mute, starring her sister Emily. Taina is an American sitcom that aired on Nickelodeon. ... Early American actor William Garwood starred in numerous short films, many of which were only 20 minutes in length Short subject is a format description originally coined in the North American film industry in the early period of cinema. ...


Hart guest starred on an episode of Law & Order: SVU that aired on October 9, 2007 titled "Impulsive" as a teacher accused of raping one of her students (played by Kyle Gallner).[4] In late 2007, Melissa directed the "Anger Cage" video for her husband Mark Wilkerson's band Course of Nature. She also starred in the ABC Family Original Movie "Holiday in Handcuffs", opposite Mario Lopez. The movie premiered on December 9, 2007 and was the highest rated program in the history of the network with 6.7 million viewers.[5] Law & Order: Special Victims Unit - Season 5 DVD Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (also known as Law & Order: SVU) is the first of three spin-offs of Law & Order (the other two being Law & Order: Criminal Intent and Law & Order: Trial by Jury; all series are presented on the NBC... is the 282nd day of the year (283rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... Kyle Gallner (born October 22, 1986) is an American actor. ... Mark Wilkerson is best known as the husband of actress Melissa Joan Hart. ... Course of Nature is an Alabama-based alternative rock band. ... ABC Family is an American cable television network currently owned by Disney-ABC Television Group, a division of The Walt Disney Company. ... Mario López, Jr. ...


Personal life

On July 19, 2003, Hart married musician Mark Wilkerson.[6] The preparations for the ceremony, which took place in Florence, Italy, were documented in a TV miniseries titled Tying the Knot, produced by Hart's production company, Hartbreak Films. is the 200th day of the year (201st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Mark Wilkerson is best known as the husband of actress Melissa Joan Hart. ... Florence (Italian, Firenze) is a city in the center of Tuscany, in central Italy, on the Arno River, with a population of around 400,000, plus a suburban population in excess of 200,000. ...


Hart and Wilkerson have two sons - Mason Walter Wilkerson, who was born on January 11, 2006 weighing 9lbs; [7] and Braydon Hart Wilkerson who was born on March 12, 2008 weighing 7lbs, 3oz[8]. Both boys were born in Los Angeles where the couple reside. is the 11th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 71st day of the year (72nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... Flag Seal Nickname: City of Angels Location Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates , Government State County California Los Angeles County Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,290. ...


Hart and Wilkerson were featured in People magazine's April 7th issue, introducing Braydon to the world.[9]


Filmography

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Television work

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Video games

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References

  1. ^ Melissa Joan Hart Biography (1976-). FilmReference.com. Accessed 2008-01-11.
  2. ^ Melissa Joan Hart's October 1999 U.S. Maxim Magazine photo shoot. MaximOnline.com. Retrieved on 2008-02-03.
  3. ^ 'Abracadabra—TV’s tempting teenage witch is all grown up. Prepare to be hypnotized by Melissa Joan Hart.'. MaximOnline.com. Retrieved on 2008-02-03.
  4. ^ a b Ausiello on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Melissa Joan Hart and Kyle Gallner. TVGuide.com. Retrieved on 2007-06-27.
  5. ^ 'Handcuffs' Sets ABC Family Record. TVWeek.com. Retrieved on 2007-12-11.
  6. ^ Who Wants to Marry Melissa Joan Hart?. People.com. Retrieved on 2003-02-19.
  7. ^ It's a Boy for Melissa Joan Hart. People.com. Retrieved on 2006-01-11.
  8. ^ Melissa Joan Hart & Husband Welcome Baby No. 2. People Magazine. Retrieved on 2008-03-13.
  9. ^ Update: Introducing Braydon 'Brady' Hart Wilkerson. People Magazine. Retrieved on 2008-03-28.

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External links

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Melissa Joan Hart - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (810 words)
Melissa Joan Hart (born April 18, 1976) is an American actress who is best known for playing the title roles in two successful television series, Clarissa Explains It All and Sabrina, the Teenage Witch.
Hart was born in Smithtown, New York, on Long Island, to Paula and William Hart, and grew up in Sayville, New York.
Hart chose Catherine as her confirmation name when she was in eighth grade, resulting in her full name: Melissa Joan Catherine Hart.
Melissa Joan Hart has baby boy - Boston.com (225 words)
Melissa Joan Hart, former star of TV series "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch," has given birth to a baby boy.
Melissa Joan Hart, former star of the television series "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch," poses on the series' set at Paramount Studios Oct. 6, 2000, in Los Angeles.
Hart and Wilkerson met in May 2002 when she introduced his band at a Kentucky Derby event in Louisville, Ky., according to the magazine.
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