Mel Harris, born Mary Ellen Harris on July 12, 1956 in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, is an American television, film, and stage actress. She is the daughter of Mary Michael "Mike" Harris, a high school science teacher, and Warren Harris, a university football coach. The nickname 'Mel' came from her…more
In 1990, Mel was nominated the Golden Globe award for Best Performance by an Actress in a TV-Series - Drama in thirtysomething (1987).
She has two children named Byron and Madeline.
She graduated from New Brunswick High School.
Mel is 5'8" tall.