Melanie Paxson Net Worth

January 19, 2023
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Melanie Deanne Moore was born on 26 September 1972, in Champaign, Illinois USA, and is an actress, known for being a part of various television series, including “Cupid” in which she played Jaclyn. She was also part of “Happy Family” playing Sara Brennan, but all of her efforts have helped put her net worth to where it is today.

How rich is Melanie Paxson? As of mid-2017, sources estimate a net worth that is at $600,000, mostly earned through success in acting – she also played Julie in the sitcom “Notes From the Underbelly”, and was a part of various Gladware television commercials during the 2000s. As she continues her career, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.


Melanie Paxson Net Worth $600,000


Melanie attended the University of Missouri, and graduated with a degree in Theatre, after which she attended Second City Chicago to train in acting, and then joined the Steppenwolf Theatre Company. She subsequently moved across to join the WCIU-TV group “The Crew on the U”, which consisted of young actors doing promos for the station – she appeared as Velma for the station’s promotion of “Scooby Doo” episodes. She also did disclaimers as part of WCIU and WWME, so starting to gain popularity, and her net worth to increase.

Paxson then pursued roles on screen, beginning with a small role in “Early Edition” in 1997. The following year she became a part of “Cupid”, playing the role of Jaclyn for a year. Afterwards, she was offered numerous guest appearances in various popular shows, including “The Drew Carey Show”, “Joey”, “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” and “The Exes”. In 2003, she found another regular role in “Happy Family”, playing Sara Brennan. She played the role for a year and then in 2007 was cast in the sitcom “Noted from the Underbelly”, playing the role of Julie for two years – the show was produced by Eric and Kim Tannenbaum, best known for working on “Two and a Half Men”. In 2009, she began a recurring role in the sitcom “True Jackson, VP” which was a part of Nickelodeon. She also had various commercial offers including for Red Robin burger ads; all added to her net worth.

Aside from her various television roles, she has also had various film roles. She became a part of “Ready to Rumble” in 2000, and “Slackers” in 2002. Several minor roles followed, before in 2013 playing Dolly Disney’s secretary in “Saving Mr. Banks”. She also starred in “Behind the Camera: The Unauthorized Story of Three’s Company” playing Joyce DeWitt, and continued her commercial work, with her net worth also continued to steadily increase. Some of the other companies she has done commercials for include Target, Glad Trash Bags and State Farm Insurance. In 2015, she became part of the Disney original movie “Descendants”, and one of her latest project is the sequel “Descendants 2” which released in 2017, playing the Fairy Godmother from “Cinderella”.

For her personal life, it is known that Melanie is married to Andy Paxson, who is the owner of the restaurant “Simplethings Sandwich & Pie Shop”. They have a son and reside in Los Angeles, California.

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