Melissa Sue Anderson Bio


Melissa Sue Anderson is an American-Canadian actress who was featured in Little House on the Prairie. Melissa is married to her husband and has two children.

Relationship Statistics of Melissa Sue Anderson

What is Melissa Sue Anderson marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Melissa Sue Anderson get married ? (married date):March 17, 1990
How many children does Melissa Sue Anderson have ? (name):Two (Piper and Griffin)
Is Melissa Sue Anderson having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Melissa Sue Anderson lesbian ?: No
Who is Melissa Sue Anderson husband ? (name):Michael Sloanin

More about the relationship

Melissa Sue Anderson married television writer and producer Michael Sloan on 17 March 1990. The pair has two children from this marriage, daughter Piper (1991) and son Griffin (1996).

Who is Melissa Sue Anderson?

Melissa Sue Anderson is an American-Canadian actress. People know her for her role as Mary Ingalls on the NBC drama series ‘Little House on the Prairie’. Additionally, she has appeared in other numerous movies and television series.

Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity, Nationality

Anderson was born in Berkeley, California on September 26, 1962, as the younger of two daughters (older sister Maureen was 12 years her senior). Her family moved to Southern California when she was 7 years old.

She became interested in the world of acting since her childhood years after her dance teachers who encouraged her to take acting lessons. She is of American-Canadian nationality. Furthermore, her ethnic background is Caucasian.


Talking about her education, there is no detailed information relating to Anderson’s educational background.

Melissa Sue Anderson: Career, Profession

Anderson initially began appearing in numerous television commercials. She then appeared in a 1972 episode of ‘Bewitched’ entitled ‘Tabitha’s First Day Of School’. Eventually, at the age of eleven, she landed the role of Mary Ingalls in ‘Little House on the Prairie’. Since then, she has appeared in numerous other movies and television series. All in all, she has over 50 credits as an actress.

Some other movies and television series that Anderson has appeared in are ‘Marco Polo’, ‘10.5: Apocalypse’, ‘Thin Ice’, ‘Partners’, ‘Earthquake in New York’, ‘Killer Lady’, ‘X-Men’, ‘Burke’s Law’, ‘Dead Men Don’t Die’, ‘The Return of Sam McCloud’, ‘Far North’, ‘The Equalizer’ and ‘The Love Boat’ among others. Additionally, she also has 1 credit as a producer and 1 credit for the soundtrack.

Anderson garnered the Primetime Emmy Award nomination in 1978. In 1980, she won the Daytime Emmy Award. Furthermore, she has also won Western Heritage Awards and TP de Oro.

Melissa Sue Anderson: Salary, Net Worth

Anderson has not revealed her current salary. However, she has an estimated net worth of around $ 1.5 million at present.

Melissa Sue Anderson: Rumors, Controversy/Scandal

Anderson has successfully kept her life away from the mainstream media spotlight. Till date, she has not been part of any notable controversies. Additionally, currently, there are no rumors concerning her life and career.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Talking about her body measurement, Anderson has a height of 5 feet 3 inches (1.6 m). Additionally, her hair color is blonde and eye color is blue.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Anderson is not active on social media. She does not have her official Twitter and Instagram accounts. Furthermore, she is not active on Facebook as well. However, her fan page has more than 9.2k followers on Facebook.

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References: (littlehouseontheprairie)

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