Melissa Leo

Melissa Leo

Melissa Leo  American Actress


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Melissa Leo has been in a relationship with John Heard (1985 - 1987).


Melissa Leo is a 57 year old American Actress. Born Melissa Chessington Leo on 14th September, 1960 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA, she is famous for All My Children. Her zodiac sign is Virgo.

Melissa Leo has been in 3 on-screen matchups, including John Shea in Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001), Bruce McCarty in Law & Order (1990) and Michael Stanton Kennedy in Homicide: Life on the Street (1993).

Melissa Leo is a member of the following lists: Actresses from New York City, 21st-century American actresses and 20th-century American actresses.


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First Name Melissa
Middle Name Chessington
Last Name Leo
Full Name at Birth Melissa Chessington Leo
Alternative Name Margaret May II, Melissa Chessington Leo, Melissa Leo
Age 58 years
Birthday 14th September, 1960
Birthplace Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Weight 120lbs (54 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Bellow Falls High School in Vermont
University State University of New York, Purchase but did not graduate
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame All My Children
Year(s) Active 1984–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Untitled Entertainment
Bust (inches) 36
Cup Size C
Waist (inches) 25
Hips (inches) 35
Clothes Size 6
Shoe Size 8
Official Websites,,
Father Arnold Leo (editor and fisherman)
Mother Peggy Leo (teacher)

Melissa Chessington Leo (born September 14, 1960) is an American actress. After appearing on several television shows and films in the 1980s, her breakthrough role came in 1993 as Det. Sgt. Kay Howard on the television series Homicide: Life on the Street for the show's first five seasons (1993–97). She had also previously been a regular on the television shows All My Children and The Young Riders.

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Melissa Leo58 VirgoActress
John Heard71 PiscesActor


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
John MatthewMale17th June, 198731 years oldJohn Heard


The Equalizer 22018Susan PlummerMovie
Furlough2018Joan AndersonMovie
The Ashram2018ChandraMovie
Run with the Hunted2018BirdieMovie
The Most Hated Woman in America2017Madalyn Murray O'HairMovie
Novitiate2017Reverend MotherMovie
I'm Dying Up Here2017Goldie HerschlagTV Show
The Parting Glass2017Movie
The View from Up Here2017ClaireMovie
London Has Fallen2016Defence Secretary Ruth MacmillanMovie
Burn Country2016GloriaMovie
Snowden2016Laura PoitrasMovie
All the Way2016Lady Bird JohnsonTV Movie
The Big Short2015Georgia HaleMovie
Wayward Pines2015Nurse PamTV Show
Mother's Day2015MaryShort Film
Damnation: The Flashback2015Noda MarraMovie
The Equalizer2014Susan PlummerMovie
The Angriest Man in Brooklyn2014Bette AltmannMovie
Always on My Mind2014Movie
The Ever After2014Movie
Broad City2014LoriTV Show
BoJack Horseman2014Diane's MotherTV Show
The Butterfly, the Harp and the Timepiece2014PapillonMovie
Charlie Countryman2013KateMovie
Prisoners2013Holly JonesMovie
Olympus Has Fallen2013Secretary of Defense Ruth McMillanMovie
Bottled Up2013FayMovie
Call Me Crazy: A Five Film2013RobinTV Movie
Why Stop Now?2012Penny BloomMovie
Flight2012Ellen BlockMovie
Red State2011SaraMovie
Mildred Pierce2011Lucy GesslerTV Show
Seven Days in Utopia2011LilyMovie
Brooklyn Brothers Beat the Best2011SarahMovie
The Fighter2010Alice WardMovie
Welcome to the Rileys2010Lois RileyMovie
The Dry Land2010MarthaMovie
Conviction2010Nancy TaylorMovie
Louie2010LaurieTV Show
Treme2010Toni BernetteTV Show
Queen of the Lot2010Aunt BeeMovie
The Space Between2010MontineMovie
The Sea Is All I Know2010SaraShort Film
Everybody's Fine2009ColleenMovie
According to Greta2009KarenMovie
Stephanie's Image2009StephanieMovie
True Adolescents2009Sharon MitchellMovie
Veronika Decides to Die2009MariMovie
Dwegons2009Butterfly McDweg, Grandma Fitz, Mrs. Fitzgerald (voice)Movie
Dear Lemon Lima2009Mrs. HowardMovie
Don McKay2009Marie (as Melissa Chessington Leo)Movie
The Farm2009CO Helen MillerTV Movie
Ball Don't Lie2008GeorgiaMovie
Frozen River2008Ray EddyMovie
Lullaby2008Stephanie ArmstrongMovie
Righteous Kill2008Cheryl BrooksMovie
Santa Mesa2008MaggieMovie
The Alphabet Killer2008Kathy WalshMovie
This Is a Story About Ted and Alice2008AliceShort Film
Predisposed2008PennyShort Film
Black Irish2007Margaret McKayMovie
Lost Revolution2007SotoMovie
Mr. Woodcock2007Sally JansenMovie
One Night2007WendyMovie
Racing Daylight2007Anna, SadieMovie
The Cake Eaters2007Ceci KimbroughMovie
Dear Lemon Lima2007Mrs. HowardShort Film
Midnight Son2007RitaShort Film
Bomb2007SharonShort Film
Hollywood Dreams2006Aunt BeeMovie
Stephanie Daley2006Miri DaleyMovie
The House Is Burning2006Mrs. MillerMovie
The Limbo Room2006KC CollinsMovie
Falling Objects2006HelgaShort Film
Shark2006Elizabeth RourkeTV Show
American Gun2005LouiseMovie
Confess2005Agnes LessorMovie
Hide and Seek2005LauraMovie
Runaway2005Lisa AdlerMovie
The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada2005RachelMovie
Criminal Minds2005Georgia DavisTV Show
No Shoulder2005RuthShort Film
Patch2005MaelynnShort Film
From Other Worlds2004MiriamMovie
The L Word2004Winnie MannTV Show
Veronica Mars2004Julia SmithTV Show
First Breath2004Detective WaxmanShort Film
21 Grams2003Marianne JordanMovie
Cold Case2003Tayna Raymes '94-'07TV Show
Law & Order: Criminal Intent2001Maureen CurtisTV Show
Fear of Fiction2000Sigrid AnderssenMovie
Homicide: The Movie2000Sgt. Kay HowardTV Movie
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2000Sybil PerezTV Show
The 24 Hour Woman1999Dr. Suzanne PincusMovie
Code of Ethics1999Jo DeAngeloMovie
Legacy1998Emma BradfordTV Show
Under the Bridge1997KathyMovie
Last Summer in the Hamptons1995Trish AxelrodMovie
In the Line of Duty: Hunt for Justice1995Carol ManningTV Movie
Garden1994ElizabethShort Film
Scarlett1994Suellen O'Hara BenteenTV Show
The Ballad of Little Jo1993Beatrice GreyMovie
Homicide: Life on the Street1993Carrie Howard (as Margaret May), Kay HowardTV Show
Immaculate Conception1992HannahMovie
Carolina Skeletons1991Cassie (as Melissa Chessington Leo)TV Movie
Against the Law1990JillTV Show
Law & Order1990Alice Sutton, Donna Cheponis, Sherri QuinnTV Show
The Bride in Black1990Mary MargaretTV Movie
Nasty Boys1989Katie MorrisseyTV Movie
Gideon Oliver1989Rebecca HechtTV Show
Nasty Boys1989Katie MorrisseyTV Show
The Young Riders1989Emma ShannonTV Show
A Time of Destiny1988Josie LarranetaMovie
Deadtime Stories1986Judith 'MaMa' BaerMovie
Ladykiller1986The WomanMovie
Silent Witness1985Patti MullenTV Movie
Spenser: For Hire1985Mary HamiltonTV Show
The Equalizer1985Irina DzershinskyTV Show
Miami Vice1984Kathleen GilfordsTV Show
I'm Only There...1984MaggieMovie
All My Children1970Linda WarnerTV Show
Lost RevolutionSotoMovie
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robertAug 9, 2008

one of the acessible worlds most interesting women

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