She has also appeared in a number of other TV shows and movies.
She is very active in producing movies for cable through the production company Hartbreak Films, she owns with her mother.
She has just moved, with her family, from LA to the east coast.
She is appearing in Season 9 of Dancing with the Stars. Her partner is Mark Ballas.
- Melissa made her first television commercial at age three for a bathtub toy called "Splashy"
- Melissa's favorite subject in school was math
- Her favorite episode of 'Sabrina the Teenage Witch' is the Pilot
- Melissa owns 3 Picassos
- She collects Shirley Temple and Audrey Hepburn memorabilia