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Melissa Sue Anderson

Mary Ingalls Kendall in Little House on the Prairie, Yvette Marcel in The Equalizer

Photos Melissa Sue Anderson Birth name: Melissa Sue Anderson
Birth date: 1962/09/26 (59 years old)
Birth place : Berkeley, Californie (USA)
Height: 1.47 m

French Traduire

Biography for Melissa Sue Anderson

Many actresses are not like the characters they play, but Melissa Sue Anderson wasn't one of them. Melissa was born September 26, 1962 in Berkeley, California. In real life, she was very much the same as Mary Ingalls--a quiet, slightly shy girl who would rather read a book than climb a tree. Her show business career got under way when a dance teacher urged her parents to find an agent for her. She began doing TV commercials, and the blond, blue-eyed beauty was in great demand for many roles, and starred in television movies and such shows as "The Brady Bunch" (1969) and "Shaft" (1973). Melissa Sue Anderson played Mary Ingalls throughout the entire series of "Little House on the Prairie" (1974). She continues to persue an active acting career.


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Title Role
Earthquake in New York (1998) (TV) (as Melissa Anderson) Dr. Marilyn Blake
Joy of Natural Childbirth (1997)
Killer Lady (1995) American Lady
Animated Stories from the Bible: Music Video - Volume 1 (1994) (V) (voice) Snake
Dead Men Don't Die (1991) (as Melissa Anderson) Dulcie Niles
Forbidden Nights (1990) (TV) (as Melissa Anderson)
The Return of Sam McCloud (1989) (TV) (as Melissa Anderson) Colleen McCloud
Looking Your Best (1989)
Jungle Heat (1989/I) (as Melissa Anderson)
Far North (1988) (as Melissa Anderson) Young Nurse
The Suicide Club (1988) Laura Donovan on TV
Memories of Manon (1988) (TV) (as Melissa Anderson) Yvette Marcel
Dark Mansions (1986) (TV) Noelle Drake
Finder of Lost Loves (1984) (TV) Nikki Gatos
Chattanooga Choo Choo (1984) Jennie
Máquina de matar, La (1984) (as Melisa Sue Anderson) Kukki
First Affair (1983) (TV) Toby King
An Innocent Love (1982) (TV) Molly Rush
Advice to the Lovelorn (1981) (TV) Maureen Tyler
Happy Birthday to Me (1981) Virginia 'Ginny' Wainwright
Midnight Offerings (1981) (TV) Vivian Sotherland
Little House Years (1979) (TV) Mary Ingalls
Skatetown, U.S.A. (1979)
Which Mother Is Mine? (1979) (TV) Alexandria 'Alex' Benton
Survival of Dana (1979) (TV) Dana Lee
A Different Approach (1978)
James at 15 (1977) (TV) Lacey Stevens
Beat the Turtle Drum (1977) (TV) Kate
The Loneliest Runner (1976) (TV) Nancy Rizzi
Little House on the Prairie (1974) TV Series Mary Ingalls Kendall (1974-1981)
Little House on the Prairie (1974) (TV) Mary Ingalls


Inducted (as a cast member of "Little House on the Prairie" (1974)) into the Hall of Great Western Performers of the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum in 1998.

She was "Tommy Pratter"'s girl in Roger Donaldson's Marie (1985).

1984 NATO Female Star of the Year for her starring role in the feature film Chattanooga Choo Choo (1984).


Spouse : Michael Sloan (17 March 1990 - present) 2 children.

Has two children, daughter Piper and son Griffin, with husband Michael Sloan.

Author of the card

  • Creation date: 01/07/2003 by abdest

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