Melissa Gilbert is best known as Actress, Director, Producer who has an estimated Net Worth of $500 Thousand. Actress who won multiple Young Artist Awards for her portrayal of Laura Ingalls on the television series Little House on the Prairie. She was born on May 8,1964, Los Angeles, CA. She provided the voice of Batgirl in Batman: The Animated Series, and she had an on-again, off-again relationship with Rob Lowe. She began her acting career by doing commercials for Alpo dog food and other products. Merlin Olsen once worked with her in Little House on the Prairie. She married Bo Brinkman in 1988, and the couple had a son, Dakota, in 1989, before divorcing in 1992. She then married Bruce Boxleitner in 1995 and they welcomed a son, Michael Garrett Boxleitner, later that year. They divorced in 2011 and in 2013, she married Timothy Busfield. Her zodiac sign is Taurus
Melissa Gilbert Bio, Wiki
Full Name at Birth
Melissa Ellen Gilbert
8th May, 1964
Los Angeles, California, USA
5' 3″ (160 cm)
The Buckley School, Sherman Oaks, CA
Actress, Director, Producer
Claim to Fame
Laura on Little House on the Prairie
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
Innovative Artists L.A.
“SheerCover” cosmetics, “Wen” healthy hair care system, (1974) TV commercial: Butterball turkeys, (1997-98) TV commercial / print advertisement: Belle Color hair color, TV commercial: “Principal Secret” beauty regimen, (1981) TV commercial: Noxzema, TV commercial: Crest toothpaste., (1999) Print ads for Garnier's Belle Color hair color.
Paul Gilbert (adopted father)(born Ed MacMahon, he changed his name to Paul Gilbert to get a Screen Actors Guild card)
Barbara Crane (adopted mother)
Jonathan Gilbert (adopted brother) (actor)
Sara Gilbert (adopted sister) (actress), Claudia Cowan (stepsister)
Charlie Brill (godfather)(Actor), Bruce Boxleitner (ex-husband)(Actor), Michael Garrett Boxleitner (son), Dakota Paul Brinkman (son)(Actor), Sam Boxleitner (stepson)(Actor/Producer/Composer), Lee Boxleitner (adopted son)(Actor), Bo Brinkman (ex-husband)(Actor), Harry Crane (grandfather)(Comedian/Screenwriter for movies and Television), Timothy Busfield (Husband) (Actor)
Michael Landon (actor) (director) (producer)
Melissa Gilbert Dating, Husband, Boyfriends and Relationships
Timothy Busfield and Melissa Gilbert have been married for 7 years. They were dating for 5 months after getting together in Jul 2012. After 4 months of engagement they married on 24th Apr 2013.
Thierry Gauchet and Melissa Gilbert dated from November, 2011 to July, 2012.
Bruce Boxleitner and Melissa Gilbert were married for 16 years. They dated for 3 years after getting together in 1992 and married on 1st Jan 1995. 16 years later they divorced in Dec 2011.
Jon Tenney and Melissa Gilbert had an encounter in 1992.