Melody Thomas Scott
Active - 1971 - 2005 |
Born - Apr 18, 1956 in Los Angeles, California, United States |
- Made her film debut at age 8 in Alfred Hitchcock's Marnie.
- Studied ballet, tap, jazz and singing from an early age and majored in piano in college.
- Developed her own line of hair-care products.
- Longtime fan of I Love Lucy and founding board member of the Lucille Ball-Desi Arnaz Center in Lucy's hometown of Jamestown, NY.
- Was a cofounder of the Save the Earth foundation, which creates awareness of environmental issues.
- Won the Soap Opera Digest award for Outstanding Lead Actress in 2001.
- Celebrated 30 years as Nikki Newman on The Young and the Restless in 2009.