Melody Thomas Scott

Birth Day April 18th, 1956
Birth Place Los Angeles, California, U.S
Age 67 Years Old
Zodiac Sign


An American actress who is best known for playing Nikki Newman on the soap opera "The Young and the Restless" is named for Melody Thomas Scott. She has also guest-starred in a number of TV shows, such as "Wagon Train", "Ironside", "Code R", "Charlie's Angels", "Makin' It", "The King of Queens" and "The Crazy Ones". She has also acted in several big-screen movies including "Marnie", "The Beguiled", "Posse", "The Shootist", "The Car", "The Fury" and "Piranha". Scroll down to know more information regarding her biography, birthday, wiki, career, movies, height, husband, kids, news, and many more.

Famous For

  • An American Actress and the co-founder of "Save The Earth Foundation".
  • Her role as Nikki Newman on the famous television show  "The Young and The Restless".

Melody Thomas Scott made her role as Nikki Newman in The Young and the Restless


Early Life of Melody Thomas Scott

Melody Thomas Scott was born on 18th April 1956 as Melody Ann Thomas which is her birth name/real name. Her birthplace/hometown is in Los Angeles, California, the United States. There is no information revealed regarding her parents' names and siblings. She is an American by nationality and her ethnicity is White. She was raised by her grandmother. As per her education, she joined the University of Southern California and she got graduated by accomplishing a degree in music. As of 2020, she celebrated her 64th birthday. Her horoscope sign is Aries and her religion is Christian. 

Career of Melody Thomas Scott

  • Melody Thomas Scott's first film was in the 1964 movie "Marnie" as a child actress.
  • She is most notably in John Wayne's final film, "The Shootist" in the year 1976.
  • Moreover, she was also offered parts on nighttime series such as The Rockford Files, Charlie's Angels, and a recurring role on The Waltons.
  • In the year 1979, she left The Waltons to take over the role of Nikki Reed, a poor girl from the wrong side of the tracks, on the daytime serial "The Young and the Restless".
  • She was a celebrity guest on "The $25,000" Pyramid for a week in June 1985.
  • On 19th February 2019 "The Young and the Restless" featured a stand-alone episode to honor Scott's 40-year history with the serial.

Awards and Achievements of Melody Thomas Scott

Melody Thomas Scott received the "Best Actress" award at the 8th Telegatto Awards function for "The Young and the Restless". Her performance in the series also fetched her the "Outstanding Actress" award at the 17th Soap Opera Digest Awards event. 

Net Worth of Melody Thomas Scott

Melody Thomas Scott is a very successful actress and she has accumulated the huge net worth and fortune from her career. As per Celebrity Net Worth, she has an estimated wealth of $7 million. Whereas her exact salary is unknown yet but there is no doubt in the mind of her followers that she is earning a considerable amount of salary from her acting career. As of now, she is living a luxurious lifestyle. There is no information about her cars and house. 

Personal Life of Melody Thomas Scott 

Melody Thomas Scott With Her Thiord Husband, Edward Scott


Melody Thomas Scott is a married woman. She is currently married to her husband, Edward Scott, who is her third husband. The duo got married on 12th October 1985. The lovely duo welcomed three children named Jennifer (from Edward"s previous marriage), Alexandra Danielle Yeaggy (Melody"s daughter with Carlos Yeaggy), and Elizabeth. Prior to Edward Scott, she was first married to Lindy Davis and then to Bob Shield. Scott was also in a love relationship with the famous makeup artist Carlos Yeaggy during the 1980s. At present, she is residing in Beverly Hills, California. She is enjoying her life a lot with her husband and children. 

Body Measurements of Melody Thomas Scott

Melody Thomas Scott is a very beautiful and charming woman with the perfect height of 5 feet 6 inches. Whereas her present weight is unknown. Her body measures 34-23-33 in. (breast size is 34, waist size is 23 and Hip size is 33). Her bra cup is B. She has a blonde hair color with a pair of blue eyes. Her shoe size is 7 (US). Overall, she has got a healthy body. She maintains her body a lot. 

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