Melissa Sue Anderson And Her Blessed Family Life With Husband and Children! What Does The Mother of Two Look Like Today?

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Melissa Sue Anderson And Her Blessed Family Life With Husband and Children! What Does The Mother of Two Look Like Today?

Quick Information

  • Date of Birth 1962-09-26
  • Age 58 Years 0 Month(s)
  • Nationality American-Canadian
  • Profession Actress
  • Zodiac Sign Libra
  • Ethnicity/Race White
  • Father James Anderson
  • Mother Marion Anderson
  • Sister/s Maureen
  • Son/s Griffin Sloan
  • Daughter/s Piper Sloan
  • Relationship Status Married
  • Husband/Spouse Michael Sloan
  • Divorce/Split Not Yet
  • Wedding Date 17 March 1990
  • Net Worth $1.5 Million
  • Awards Daytime Emmy Awards(1980), TP de Oro(1980), Western Heritage Awards(1975)
  • Nominees TV Land Awards(2008), Young Artist Awards(1982), Primetime Emmy Awards(1978)
  • Career 1972-present
  • Height/ How Tall? 5 Feet 3 Inches (1.6 Meters)
  • Weight 56 Kg
  • Eye Color Bright Blue
  • Lesbian No

Do you remember Mary Ingalls from “Little House on the Prairie”?

You must be wondering about the well-behaved young girl, who tragically lost her eye sight at the very age of 15 in the series.

So today, we convey some information about Melissa Sue Anderson; the one who played the young Mary Ingalls in the show, including information regarding her husband, children and what she is up to today in 2017. 

Melissa's blissful life with Husband and Children:

Melissa Sue Anderson emerged to fame from the very young age, but she became more familiar after appearing in several television commercials.

But the most notable work of her was as Mary Ingalls; the blind sister of Laura Ingalls in the long running series “Little House on the Prairie.” Those who remember her from the show and other shows she featured at the tender age, you must be eager to know about her private life, right?

The charming little star, who won many hearts with her acting and dancing skills, Melissa Sue Anderson is married to Michael Sloan. Melissa got married to Michael Sloan in 1990, and the couple shares two children, a son- Griffin Sloan and a daughter- Piper Sloan.

Talking about her children, they both are an adult now and are doing good in their life. Her daughter tied the knot in November 2016. Melissa took to Twitter to share the big news.

Similarly, the proud mother shared a snap of son, Griffin Sloan, who graduated lately in May 2017.

The 54 years old actress is not familiar talking about her private life and husband. So far after years of marriage, she must be sharing a blissful life with her other half and family.

After scrutinizing the star’s Twitter, we can figure out that she is happily married to her husband of years, till date!

Her Career and What is she up Today, in 2017?

Born on September 26, 1962, Melissa Sue Anderson started her career as a child artist, working in several commercials. She got motivated to acting after she joined the acting class and her dance teacher urged her parents to find an agent for Melissa.

After working in commercials, her demand excelled for other roles in television. 

In 1972, this Berkeley native featured on television show “Bewitched.” Later, at the age of 11, the young star got the breakthrough role of her career, as Mary Ingalls in Little House on the Prairie in 1974.

For the same role; she also earned the nomination for Best Leading Actress in a Drama Series, and won the award for her work in “Which Mother is Mine?”

The cast and crew of the Little House of Prairies reunited on 2014 in a Today show. All the casts were present except for Michael Landon, who died after his battle with pancreatic cancer in 1991.

Caption: The main casts of “Little House on the Prairie” reunited on April 2014. Published on May 10, 2014

After leaving Little House, she continued her acting career in the television shows like; The Equalizer (1987-1999), Chips (1979), Murder, She Wrote(1984), Earthquake in New York (1998), Marco Polo (2007) and much more.

As of now, in 2017, the actress is working for her movie “The Brits are Coming." 

Stay with us for the emerging updates on Melissa Sue Anderson!