|Melanie Paxson Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 5 in|
|Date of Birth||September 26, 1972|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Melanie Paxson is an American actress and voiceover artist who is known for having been cast in a variety of films and shows such as Ready to Rumble, Chicken Girls: The Movie, Happy Family, Notes from the Underbelly, Descendants, Descendants 2, Descendants 3, The Real O’Neals, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, The Drew Carey Show, and Saving Mr. Banks. She has also accrued an impressive social media fan base as she enjoys more than 200k followers on Instagram and more than 25k followers on Twitter.
Melanie Deanne Moore
Champaign, Champaign County, Illinois, United States
Los Angeles, California, United States
Melanie Paxson got enrolled at the University of Missouri and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Theatre. She also took acting lessons at Second City Chicago, an improvisational comedy enterprise.
Actress, Voiceover Artist
Melanie Paxson is represented by Stone Manners Salners Agency, Talent and Literary Agency, Los Angeles, California, United States.
5 ft 5 in or 165 cm
65 kg or 143 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Melanie Paxson has dated –
- Andy Paxson – Melanie Paxson is married to Andy Paxson who is the co-owner of Los Angeles restaurant Simplethings Sandwich & Pie Shop. The duo has also been blessed with a son named Miller Paxson who was born in 2010.
Race / Ethnicity
- Bright smile
- Deep-set eyes
Melanie Paxson has done endorsement work for –
- Glad trash bags (TV Commercial) (2002)
- Time Warner Digital Phone service (TV Commercial)
- Ace Hardware stores (TV Commercial) (April 2011)
- Progressive Insurance (TV Commercial) (2011)
- Target (TV Commercial) (2012)
Melanie Paxson Facts
- She spent her childhood years in Mahomet, Illinois.
- Melanie Paxson has worked with Steppenwolf Theatre Company.
- She made her first TV show appearance by playing the role of Candace in an episode, titled A Regular Joe, of the adventure fantasy comedy-drama series, Early Edition, in November 1997. However, her part went uncredited.
- In 1999, she made her first theatrical film appearance by portraying the character of Bibi in the comedy film, The Opera Lover.
- In 2003, Melanie Paxson was cast as Sara Brennan in the NBC comedy sitcom, Happy Family, in which she starred alongside the likes of Christine Baranski, John Larroquette, Jeff Bryan Davis, Tyler Andrews, and Susan Gibney.
- She is recognized for her role as Julie in the romantic comedy series, Notes from the Underbelly, from 2007 to 2008.
- She was cast in the recurring role of Doris Aden in True Jackson, VP from 2009 to 2010.
- As a voice actress, she made her TV show debut by providing vocals to the character of Harper in an episode, titled Crotchwalkers, of the animated sitcom, American Dad!, in November 2013. The show also included the voices of artists like Seth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal, Dee Bradley Baker, and Jeff Fischer.
- She has also served as a voiceover artist in the computer-animated fantasy television series, Trollhunters: Tales of Arcadia, between 2016 and 2017.
- Melanie Paxson’s portrayal of the Fairy Godmother in the Descendants movie series has also gained her much appreciation.
Featured Image by Melanie Paxson / Instagram