Melora Hardin
Melora Hardin
Celebrated Name: Melora Hardin
Real Name/Full Name: Melora Diane Hardin
Gender: Female
Age: 57 years old
Birth Date: 29 June 1967
Birth Place: Houston, Texas, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.65 m
Weight: 62 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Husband/Spouse (Name): Gildart Jackson (m. 1997)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Rory Jackson, Piper Quincey Jackson)
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): N/A
Is Melora Hardin Lesbian/Gay?: No
Profession: Actress, singer
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $6 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Melora Hardin is an American actress and singer who is popularly known for her role in the NBC sitcom ‘The Office’, where she played the character of Jan Levinson. She also appeared as Trudy Monk on the American comedy-drama ‘Monk.’ She is a Primetime Emmy Award nominee, which she received for her role in the series ‘Transparent.’ Melora is currently working on the comedy-drama titled ‘The Bold Type’ created by Sarah Watson.

Maybe you know about Melora Hardin 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 Melora Hardin’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

Melora Hardin was born on 29 June 1967, in the city of Houston, Texas, to her parents Diane Hill and Jerri Hardin. Her parents were also indulged in acting and were part of the industry as well. She grew up with her sibling Shawn Hardin, who is currently serving as the CEO of the web-browsing company ‘Flock.’ Though born in Houston, Melora spent the majority of their childhood in San Francisco, California. She completed her schooling from Patrick Henry Junior High School and Ulysses S. Grant High School and later got admission to Sarah Lawrence College from where she completed her graduation.

Personal Life

Melora Hardin married the love of her life, Gildart Jackson, in 1997. Gildart is a professional actor, as well as a writer. The two first met at a party, and then suddenly, their bond grew more robust, and finally decided to get married. They have two daughters together, Piper and Rory. Melora’s niece is Cleo Elizabeth Hardin, who is the sister-in-law of the popular actress Kara Mayers. Kara has appeared in several projects such as ‘The Venice Project,’ ‘The Debtors,’ and ‘The Perfect Party.’

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 29 June 1967, Melora Hardin is 57 years old as of today’s date 20th July 2024. Her height is 1.65 m tall, and her weight is 62 kg.


Melora started her professional after she appeared in the television series Thunder, which aired in 1977. Since that series, she got a kick start to her career and later worked in over 70 movies and television shows. Her famous works include The Love Boat and Little House on the Prairie. She also played a cameo in the film Little House: Look Back to Yesterday, released in 1983.

She rose to popularity after she appeared as the character of Jennifer Parker in the Robert Zemeckis movie Back to the Future (1985). She starred alongside actors such as Eric Stoltz, who played the role of Marta McFly. Her television career was also very smooth and successful. She was a prime member of the series Cover Me: Based on the True Life of an FBI Family and played the character of Trudy Monk.

One of her famous roles includes the one of Jan Levinson, in the NBC sitcom The Office. Then in 2006, she appeared in the movie Thank You For Smoking and Hannah Montana: The Movie. She also appeared in a few episodes of a YouTube show called Elevator.

Melora also had a successful singing career, where she started as a nightclub singer character in the movie The Rocketeer (1991), created by Disney. Her famous songs include “Begin the Beguine” and “Boy of My Dreams.” She also sang the National Anthem at the Anaheim Ducks games, which took place in 2010.

Awards & Achievements

Melora Hardin is one of the most successful actresses of the 1970s and 1980s decade. She had a successful career in both the movie and television industry. She has also won a few awards and nominations in her career, some of which are listed below:

  • Nominated for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series in Primetime Emmy Awards (2016)
  • Won Ensemble of the Year for ‘The Office’ in Gold Derby Awards (2008)
  • Nominated for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series in Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009)
  • Won Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series in Screen Actors Guild Awards (2008)
  • Won Best Young Supporting Actress in a Daytime or Nightime Drama in Young Artist Awards (1985)

Net Worth & Salary of Melora Hardin in 2024

Melora Hardin Net Worth
Melora Hardin Net Worth

Melora Hardin has gathered a net worth of around $6 million as of 2024. Her primary source of income is from the movies and television shows she worked in. Melora has worked in some of the most successful projects in the industry. She has also earned a handsome worth of money from her singing career.

Melora Hardin is an American actress and singer who is popularly known for her role as Jan Levinson, in the NBC sitcom ‘The Office.’ She has won several awards and nominations for her role in the same. Some of her other famous works are Back to the Future (1985), The Love Boat (1976), and Little House on the Prairie (1974).


  1. You totally left out her earlier acing in a children’s show. When I was in Texas in the mid-70’s, my aunt (a great aunt to Melora), told me about a show Melora was in with a pony. I don’t remember what it was called. She also starred in a recent Hallmark Rom-Com.


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