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Melody Thomas Scott Biography

Melody Thomas Scott
  • Age: 61 years old
  • Birth Nation: United States of America
  • Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
  • Birth Sign: Aries
  • Name: Melody Thomas Scott
  • Birth Name: Melody Thomas Scott
  • Nick Name: Melody
  • Nationality: American
  • Birth Place/City: Los Angelos
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Profession: Actress
  • Working For: CBS
  • Net Worth: $3 million
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Hair Color: Blonde
  • Face Color: White
  • Body Measurements: 34-23-33
  • Breast Size: 34B
  • Waist size: 23
  • Hip Size: 33
  • Shoe Size: 7 US
  • Famous for: "The Young and The Restless"
  • Married to: ,Bob Shield (1980)Edward J. Scott (m. 1985), Michael Altman (m. 1979)
  • Children: Alexandra Danielle Yeaggy, Jennifer Scott, Elizabeth Scott
  • Divorce: Michael Altman (1979)
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Melody Thomas Scott is an American actress who is renowned for her role as Nikki Newman on the famous television show  "The Young and The Restless". She is also the co-founder of "Save The Earth Foundation" that creates advertence against environmental degradation. 

Early life

Melody Thomas Scott was born and raised in Los Angelos, California, U.S in the year of 1956, April 18. She was passionate about acting in movies since childhood. Scott was raised by her grandmother

 She joined the University of Southern California and got graduated by achieving a degree in music.  

Scott's made her film debut with Alfred Hitchcock's movie in 1964 as a child actress. After her big success in the first movie, Scott was invited to play significant parts in nighttime series like The Rockford Files, Charlie's Angels, and The Waltons.


Melody Scott began her career as a child actor, but her acting career didn't take a significant leap till she was 23. The defining moment in her career arrived when she left The Waltons to play Nikki Reed, a stripper, on daytime series The Young and the Restless

Melody Scott has appeared in movies, television shows as a regular character and guest since her first movie as a child actor in 1964. Some the famous movies Scott has appeared in are The Beguiled, Dirty Harry and Posse, etc. 

Personal life

Melody Thomas Scott is currently married. Her current husband, Edward Scott, is her third husband. They got married in 1985, October 12. They now have  3 children; Elizabeth Frances, Marie Scott and Alexandra Scott. Alexandra was adopted by Edward J. Scott, Melody's third husband. 

Before Edward Scott, Melody was married to Michael Altman in 1979. She separated from Michael in the same year. It is not known precisely who Melody Scott's first husband was. 

Net worth 

Melody Thomas Scott, age 61,  has been playing on The Young and the Restless for 30 years.  Thanks to her long and stable acting career, her net worth is reported to be $3 million. She resides in Beverly Hills, California with her husband and children.

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