|Melissa Claire Egan Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 3 in|
|Date of Birth||September 28, 1981|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Melissa Claire Egan is an American actress who is best known for portraying roles such as Annie Lavery in All My Children and Chelsea Lawson in The Young and the Restless. She has also appeared in a variety of other TV shows and films such as Dawson’s Creek, One Tree Hill, Criminal Minds, Bones, Men at Work, Somewhere Slow, We Are Men, Wrestling, Holiday for Heroes, and many more. For her acting skills, she has been nominated for numerous awards such as the Daytime Emmy Award and Indie Series Award.
Melissa Claire Egan
Pound Ridge, New York, USA
Melissa Claire Egan graduated in 2003 with a BA degree in Dramatic Art from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
- Father – Dennis Claire Egan
- Mother – Mary Claire Egan
- Siblings – Ryan Claire Egan (Older Brother), Scott Claire Egan (Younger Brother)
McGowan Management, Inc.
5 ft 3 in or 160 cm
52 kg or 115 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Melissa has dated –
- Matthew Katrosar (2011-Present) – Melissa is happily married to Matthew Katrosar who is in sales and works for CBS Sports. Melissa and Matt met in February 2011 and after two years of dating; they got engaged in February 2013 and finally tied the knot on July 26, 2014. They welcomed a baby boy named Caden in August 2021. On July 14, 2023, they were blessed with their 2nd child, a baby boy named Jake Joseph Katrosar.
Race / Ethnicity
Dark Brown (Natural)
Melissa has a light-colored mole above her lips.
34-24-35 in or 86-61-89 cm
2 (US) or 34 (EU) or 6 (UK)
7 (US) or 37.5 (EU)
Melissa has been seen in these TV commercials –
- Taco Bell (2006)
- Proactiv Plus Solution
- Dannon Sprinklins (1994)
Best Known For
- Her role as Chelsea Lawson in The Young and the Restless
- Playing Annie Lavery on All My Children from 2006 to 2011.
Melissa made her first theatrical film appearance in the romantic film Wrestling in 2008 as Ali Court.
First TV Show
As an actress, Melissa’s first TV show appearance was as Ilyse Todd in the romantic drama show Dawson’s Creek in 2001.
Melissa Claire Egan Favorite Things
- Color – Purple
Source – Inside Wedding
Melissa Claire Egan Facts
- Just at the age of 11 years, she was seen in an act on Late Night with Conan O’Brien in 1993.
- Melissa was only 13 years old when she made it to the covers of the board game Girl Talk.
- She was titled “Hottest AMC Newcomer” in July 2007 by Soap Opera Digest.
- She is an animal lover. From time on, she voices her support for animal causes such as Senior Dog Adoption Event and BeKindToElephants.
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