Melody Thomas Scott
Melody Thomas Scott
Celebrated Name: Melody Thomas Scott
Real Name/Full Name: Melody Ann Thomas
Gender: Female
Age: 67 years old
Birth Date: April 18, 1956
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California
Nationality: American
Height: 5ft 5 inches
Weight: 55 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Husband/Spouse (Name): Edward J. Scott (M. 1985), Bob Shield, Lindy Davis
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Alexandra Danielle Yeaggy, Elizabeth Scott, Jennifer Scott
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): N/A
Is Melody Thomas Scott Lesbian/Gay?: No
Profession: American Actresses
Salary: NA
Net Worth in 2024: $8 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Melody Ann Thomas, also called Melody Thomas Scott, is a US actress who is best recognized for her role in drama TV series ‘The Young and the Restless.’ She has also acted in numerous big-screen films that include ‘Marnie,’ ‘Posse,’ ‘The Beguiled,’ ‘The Shootist,’ ‘The Car,’ ‘Piranha,’ and ‘The Fury.

Melody has also appeared in guest roles in several television shows that include ‘Ironside,’ ‘Wagon Train,’ ‘Charlie’s Angels,’ ‘Code R,’ ‘The King of Queens,’ ‘The Crazy Ones’, and ‘Makin’ It.’ She was awarded the ‘Best Actress’ award for ‘The Young and the Restless’ at the eighth Telegatto Awards function. She has also fetched the ‘Outstanding Actress’ award held at the Seventeenth Soap Opera Digest Awards event.

Maybe you know about Melody Thomas Scott very well, but do you know how old and tall is she and what is her net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Melody Thomas Scott’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Melody was born and brought up in Los Angeles, California, USA. Her grandmother raised her. She attended Southern California University and also majored in music.

She made her debut in acting as a child actress in the movie” Marnie” in 1964. In the mid-1970s, she was offered a small role in Charlie’s Angels, The Rockford Files, and The Waltons.

In 1979, she got an offer to act in the daytime serial “The Young and the Restless.” To act in this serial, she left “The Waltons.” In June 1985, she appeared as a celebrity guest on the show “The $25,000 Pyramid” for one week. In February 2019, she completed forty years with the serial “The Young and the Restless.” To honor her substantial contribution to the show, she was featured in a standalone episode of the serial that recognized her 40-years of contribution.

Personal Life

Presently, Melody is married to an executive producer named “Edward J. Scott”. The couple tied in the wedding knot in 1985 and has given to three beautiful daughters as Jennifer (from third marriage), Alexandra Danielle Yeaggy (with her previous husband “Carlos Yeaggy”), and Elizabeth. Melody resides with her family in Beverly Hills, California.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on April 18 1956, Melody Thomas Scott is 67 years old as of today’s date 16th April 2024. Her height is 5 ft 5 inches tall, and her weight is 55 kg.


Melody Thomas Scott made her first appearance in acting when she was a child. Her debut film was released as ‘Marnie’ in 1964. With this appearance, she got another opportunity in the episode of ‘Ironside’ and ‘Wagon Train.’ In 1971, she performed in the flick as ‘The Beguiled.’ After four years, the actress made an appearance in the movie ‘Posse.’ She got the chance to feature in the film ‘The Shootist.’ In the period between 1977 and 1978, she did the roles in the movie ‘The Fury,’ ‘Piranha,’ ‘The Car’ and the television programs ‘Charlie’s Angels,’ and ‘The Waltons.’

In the year 1979, she got her major break when she got the opportunity to become part of the most popular series, ‘The Young and the Restless.’ She played the role of Nikki Newman. In that year, she made a guest appearance in the shows ‘Billy’, ‘The Rockford Files’, and ‘Makin’ It.’ Later, Scott performed in a television movie named ‘The Scarlett O’Hara War.’

In the year 2001, she was cast in one episode of ‘The King of Queens.’ After two years, she performed in the TV movie ‘The Paradise Virus’ as Linda Flemming. Between 2007 and 2014, she performed a few guest appearances on the television shows ‘Castle’, ‘The Crazy Ones,’ and ‘My Name is Earl.’

Awards & Achievements

During her long-term career in the American film industry, she was awarded several awards.

In 1991, she won the 8th Telegatto Awards for Best Actress for The Young and the Restless

In 2001, she won 17th Soap Opera Digest Awards for Outstanding Actress for The Young and the Restless

In 1995, she got nominated for 11th Soap Opera Digest Awards for Outstanding Actress for The Young and the Restless

In 1999, she got nominated for 26th Daytime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress for The Young and the Restless

Net Worth & Salary of Melody Thomas Scott in 2024

Melody Thomas Scott Net Worth
Melody Thomas Scott Net Worth

Melody Thomas Scott has been noted for her remarkable role in “The Young and the Restless,” for which she earned several awards. In addition to this successful show, she also earned by acting in several television series. The net worth of the melody is calculated to be $8 million as of April 2024.

Melody Thomas Scott is a well-known American actress for her memorable performance in “The Young and the Restless.” The show was a breakthrough in her career that earned her immense fame and recognition.


  1. I met Melody years ago when I won her hair care products.
    I’ve noticed that Melody looks like she has lost weight and looks fantastic. I was wondering what she has done to lose weight. We are the same age and nothing sends to work for me. Thank you


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