Melody Thomas Scott

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Actress

Birth Date: April 18, 1956

Age: 67 years old

Birth Place: Los Angeles, California

At the tender age of 15, Melody Thomas Scott began her entertainment career as an actress. Scott started her acting career landing roles in such films as "The Beguiled" (1971) with Clint Eastwood, the action film "Dirty Harry" (1971) with Clint Eastwood and "Posse" (1975). She also appeared in the John Wayne drama "The Shootist" (1976). She was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for "The Young and the Restless" in 1998. In the eighties and the nineties, Scott devoted her time to various credits, such as "The 16th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards" (NBC, 1988-89), "Soap Opera Awards" (NBC, 1989-1990) and "Soap Opera Digest Awards" (NBC, 1991-92). She also worked on "The Ninth Annual Soap Opera Awards" (NBC, 1992-93). Additionally, she appeared on the television special "Fall in Love With a Stranger" (ION Television Network, 1998-99). She held additional roles in television including a part on "To Tell the Truth" (2000-02). She also appeared in the drama "Broken Windows" (2009) with Larisa Oleynik. Most recently, Scott acted on "The Crazy Ones" (CBS, 2013-14).

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The Story of Soaps

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2020

The Young and the Restless: Extras

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2017

The Crazy OnesStream

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Flora
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2013

The Young and the Restless 35th Anniversary: Cast & Creators Live at the Paley Center

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2010

The Talk

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Talk
2010

CastleStream

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Tonya Wellington
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2009
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Steven and Chris

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2008

SOAPnet Selects: The Best of '06

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2006

Entertainment Tonight Canada

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2005

Paradise Virus

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Linda Flemming
Movie
2003

The Early Show

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1999

The King of QueensStream

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1998

The $25,000 Pyramid

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Game Show
1997

The NannyStream

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1993

Diagnosis MurderStream

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1993

Hotel

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Soap
1983

The Scarlett O'Hara War

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Laurie Lee
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1980

PiranhaStream

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Laura Dickinson
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1978
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Eight Is EnoughStream

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1977

Secrets

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Laura Fleming
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1977

Charlie's AngelsStream

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1976

The Young and the RestlessStream

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Nikki Newman
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1973

The WaltonsStream

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1972

The BeguiledStream

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Abigail
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1971
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