Melissa Leo was born on September 14 in 1960. This makes her age 55 years old as of 2016. Leo was born in Manhattan in New York City which lies in the United States of America. Leo’s nationality is American. Similarly, her ethnicity is white. Her parents are Arnold Leo, an editor at Grove Press and Peggy Chessington Leo, a California teacher.
Leo began her acting career since she was a child by working for the Bread and Puppet Theater Company. She studied at the Bellow Falls High School located in Vermont. Later, she studied acting at Mountview Academy located in London as well as SUNY Purchase. However, Leo did not graduate from the school. She left the school and went to New York City for appearing in acting auditions.
Leo has performed in a lot of movies and tv shows till now. Leo is widely known for her amazing role performance as Det. Sgt. Kay Howard in 1993 on the popular tv series Homicide: Life on the Street from 1993 till 1997. She has also been a regular performer on the tv shows, All My Children and The Young Riders. Leo is also known her role as Ray Eddy in the movie Frozen River (2008), which won her several awards like Best Actress award. In 2010, Leo performed as Alice Eklund-Ward in the movie The Fighter which won her several awards like the SAG, Golden Globe and Best Supporting Actress award.
In 1985 she was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for her performance on All My Children. In 2013 she won the Emmy Award for her guest-role on the television series Louie. She recently starred in the 2015 Fox event series Wayward Pines as Nurse Pam.
Although Leo is quite old now, she is still a beautiful and confident woman. She looks awesome in her tight outfits when she shows off her marvelous hot and sexy body and legs. Leo also has perfect body measurements. Leo is not much of a tall woman though. She is a short woman with a height of 5 feet and 4 inches.
Leo was dating her beloved boyfriend John Heard for quite a long period of time. Everything was going perfectly fine in their relationship and it seemed like the couple would get married in the near future as husband and wife. However, even at the age of 55, Leo is not married and so she does not have any wife or children. So the pair also never went through divorce as they were never married with each other. Leo has altogether two children though from her affair with former boyfriend John Heard. The names of her kids are Matthew Heard and Adam Leo.
Leo is also very active in social networking sites like twitter, facebook and instagram. She has 5 thousand followers in twiiter and has about 300 posts till now. She has posted a lot of pictures and videos in her twitter account. She is also active in instagram. She has shared a lot of posts to her followers in instagram related to her personal life.
Leo has earned a lot throughout her career contributing her to an astounding net worth of $ 7 million US dollars sufficient to live a comfortable and luxurious life anyone can dream of. For more information regarding her personal life or biography, you can visit several wiki sites in the internet or other sites like IMDb.