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Melissa Gilbert

 

Melissa Ellen Gilbert (born May 8, 1964) is an American actress, writer, and producer, primarily in movies and television. Gilbert is best known as a child actress who co-starred as Charles Ingalls's (played by Michael Landon) second daughter, Laura Ingalls Wilder, on the dramatic television series Little House on the Prairie (1974–1984). As an adult, she has a very long list of acting, voicework, writing, producing, and directing credits. Melissa also served two terms as President of the Screen Actors Guild.

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Maksim Chmerkovskiy -- 'Dancing with the Stars' Exaggerated Melissa Gilbert's Injuries

Maksim Chmerkovskiy
'Dancing' Exaggerated Melissa's Injuries for Ratings

"Dancing with the Stars" pro Maksim Chmerkovskiy -- who was with Melissa Gilbert when she hit her head on the show yesterday -- is strongly insinuating ... "Dancing" producers conspired to… READ MORE >

'Dancing with the Stars' -- Contestants REVEALED ... Jack Wagner, Melissa Gilbert, Sherri Shepherd

'Dancing with the Stars'
3 Celeb Contestants REVEALED Including Heather Locklear's Ex

TMZ has learned the secret identities of THREE new celebrity contestants on the upcoming season of "Dancing with the Stars" -- most interesting ... Heather Locklear's ex and "Melrose Place" actor… READ MORE >

- 910 days ago
'Little House on the Prairie' Star -- I'm Ready to DIVORCE Now

'Little House on the Prairie' Star
I'm Ready to DIVORCE Now

Six months after they separated, "Little House on the Prairie" actress Melissa Gilbert has filed for divorce from actor Bruce Boxleitner ... TMZ has learned. According to documents filed with L.A.… READ MORE >

- 1092 days ago
Melissa Gilbert: Good Genes or Good Docs?

Melissa Gilbert
Good Genes or Good Docs?

Playing Laura "Half-Pint" Ingalls on the '70s/'80s TV series "Little House on the Prairie" has left Melissa Gilbert frozen in time.Here's the 14-year-old back in 1978 (left) -- and 31 years later,… READ MORE >

- 1895 days ago

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