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Melissa McKnight Wiki, Age, Net Worth 2022, Salary, Husband, Kids, Height

Melissa McKnight Wiki, Age, Net Worth 2022, Salary, Husband, Kids, Height

Facts of Melissa McKnight

Full Name:Melissa McKnight
Birth Date:March 10, 1965
Age:59 years
Profession:Actress, Model
Height: 5 feet 9 inches (1.75m)
DivorceAnthony Esposito, Matt LeBlanc (m.2003-2006)
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBlonde
KidsTyler, Jacqueline, Marina
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Melissa McKnight is a former model as well as an actress. However, she gained popularity after marrying a famous actor Matt LeBlanc just like other celebrity wives.

Who is Melissa McKnight’s Husband?

Yes, Melissa was married twice and divorced twice. Currently, she is single and focusing on her career. Previously, she married her husband Anthony Esposito in a private wedding ceremony. From her first marriage relationship, Melissa has two children – Tyler and Jacqueline Esposito. However, the couple couldn’t handle their married life and divorced.

After her divorce from Anthony, Melissa married Matt LeBlanc in May 2003 in Hawaii. Matt is an American actor, comedian, and television host. The couple first met in 1997 through mutual friend Kelly Phillips and her husband Lou Diamond Phillips. The couple dated for a year before Matt purposed to her in 1998.

 Melissa McKnight with her ex-husband, Matt LeBlanc
Caption: Melissa McKnight with her ex-husband, Matt LeBlanc
Photo: Zimbio

After six years of togetherness, Melissa shared the wedding vows with her husband. A year after their marriage on 8 February 2004, the pair were blessed with a daughter, Marina Pearl LeBlanc. Marina was diagnosed with a debilitating condition, cortical dysplasia when she was only eleven months old.

Moreover, the couple took a shy of relief when their daughter recovered from the rare brain disorder after a tough phase. At the same time, McKnight and Matt ended their relationship and filed for divorce in March 2006.

Sadly, Melissa tried to salvage her relationship and pursued a couple’s counseling but Matt had an affair with Andrea Anders since January. His affair with Andrea proved to be the reason behind their divorce.

Body Measurement (Height and Weight)

Melissa has a standard height of 5 feet 9 inches along with an average weight of 53 kg. In addition, she has blue eyes and her hair color is blonde. Besides that, she has maintained a slim body.

Melissa McKnight, Actress
Caption: Melissa McKnight, Actress (Photo: Zimbio)


Melissa entered the entertainment world as a young model. She appeared in various magazines as a cover girl before entering the film industry.


Moreover, in 2001, she made her first acting debut in the movie Triangles and Tribulations. Furthermore, she worked in numerous movies but her best performances are in the Television show VH1: All Access.

Besides that, in the year 2005, she also appeared in The 31 Annual People Choice Awards. It seems she gained huge popularity from her successful career as a model as well as an actress. Unfortunately, she has not received any awards yet. In the future days, she will surely achieve some awards.

Her Ex-Husband Career

  • On the other hand, her ex-husband, Matt Leblanc‘s first TV appearance was in 1987 for the Heinz tomato ketchup commercial.
  • Similarly, in 1988, he starred in his first-ever show known as TV101. In 1991, he starred in Married With Children, and in 1992 Vinnie and Bobby were released.
Melissa McKnight's ex-husband, Matt LeBlanc
Caption: Melissa McKnight’s ex-husband, Matt LeBlanc Photo: Today Show
  • Luckily, his break came after a role in the TV drama series FriendsIn addition, he was in the nomination for three Prime Time Awards, three Golden Globe awards, and won Screen Actors Guild Award.
  • Further, in 1994, he was featured in Lookin’ Italian, and in 2000, The Charlie’s Angels.

FAQs of Melissa McKnight

How old is Melissa McKnight?

Melissa was born on March 10, 1965, in the United States of America. As of now, she is 57 years old. She celebrates her birthday on 10th March.

How much is Melissa McKnight’s Net Worth?

Melissa has an estimated net worth of around $60 million. She earned this huge amount through her career as an actress.

Where is Melissa McKnight now?

Melissa is living a simple lifestyle. She has kept her life away from the media spotlight after her divorce with Matt.