Melissa Claire Egan Bio, Net Worth, Salary, Husband, Age, Career
Melissa Claire Egan is an American actress. Egan is best known for her roles as Annie Lavery on the TOLN soap opera All My Children and Chelsea Lawson on the CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless. She has earned Daytime Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Actress in a Supporting Role several times. She has starred in several other movies and tv shows.
What is Melissa Claire Egan Famous For?
- Her roles as Annie Lavery in All My Children and Chelsea Lawson in The Young and the Restless.
Where is Melissa Claire Egan From?
Melissa Claire Egan was born on 28 September 1981. Her birth place is in Pound Ridge, New York in the United States. She holds an American nationality. She belongs to the white ethnicity and her religion is Christianity. She was raised Roman Catholic. She was born to her father, Dennis Egan, and her mother, Mary Egan. She has two siblings. She has brothers, Ryan and Scott. Her zodiac sign is Libra.
Regarding her educational background, she attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Dramatic Art.
Melissa Claire Egan Career
- Melissa Claire Egan made her television debut with a guest role in the teen drama series, Dawson's Creek in 2001.
- She later guest-appeared in One Tree Hill before landing a major role in All My Children in 2006.
- She made her breakthrough in acting with her role as Annie Lavery in the tv soap opera, All My Children.
- She appeared as Lavery in the show for four and a half years from July 2006 until August 2011.
- She later returned to All My Children for a three-episode arc to wrap up Annie's storyline with Ryan Lavery and Emma Lavery.
- During her time with All My Children, she was nominated for Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series three times.
- She made her film debut with the 2008 romantic drama film, Wrestling. She played Ali Court in the movie.
- She joined the cast of The Young and the Restless in 2011. She joined the show as a mystery woman, Chelsea Lawson, involved in Billy Abbott's arrest in Myanmar.
- She played Chelsea Lawson from 2011 until she announced to leave the show in 2018.
- She later returned and reprised her role in The Young and the Restless.
- She won Soap Awards France Best New Character for The Young and the Restless in 2016.
- She was nominated for Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series for The Young and the Restless in 2013 and 2014.
- In 2021, she was nominated for Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for her role in The Young and the Restless.
- She has guest-starred in tv shows, Men at Work, Bones, Criminal Minds, We Are Men, and Misguided.
- She has starred in movies, My Father's Will, Somewhere Slow, and Holiday for Heroes.
Who is Melissa Claire Egan Husband?
Melissa Claire Egan is a married woman. The Young and the Restless star is married to Matt Katrosar. The couple got engaged in February 2013 and they tied a knot to each other on 26 July 2014. The couple welcomed their first child, a son in August 2021.
What is Melissa Claire Egan Height?
Melissa Claire Egan stands at the height of 1.6 m i.e. 5 feet and 3 inches tall. She has a body weight of 115 lbs i.e. 52 kg. She has a slim body build. Her body measurements are 34-24-35 inches. Her bra size is 34A. Her eye color is dark brown. Her hair color is black. Her shoe size is 7(US) and her dress size is 2(US).
Her sexual orientation is straight.
What is Melissa Claire Egan Net Worth?
Melissa Claire Egan is one of the soap opera stars. She is best known for her roles in All My Children and The Young and the Restless. The majority of her income comes from her acting career. She has starred in several other movies and tv shows. Besides acting, she has appeared in television commercials for Taco Bell, Proactiv Plus Solution, and Dannon Sprinklins among others. At present, her net worth is estimated at around $4 million.
Did You Know?
- She was raised Roman Catholic.
- At age 12, she had appeared as an extra in All My Children.
- She made the covers of the board game, Girl Talk at age 13.
- She starred in the 2013 short movie, The Last Session.
- Soap Opera Digest named her "Hottest AMC Newcomer" in 2007.
- She is an animal lover.