Melissa Peterman

Melissa Peterman


7/1/1970, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Birth Name

Melissa Margaret Peterman



Also Known As

Melissa Margaret Peterman
  • The cast of Baby Daddy Season 1.
  • Melissa Peterman on Baby Daddy Season 1.
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Melissa hails from Minneapolis, Minnesota. After graduating from Minnesota State University with theater as one of her majors, she was cast as Madeline Monroe in Hey City Theater's production of Tony & Tina's Wedding. Melissa had more than 600 performances before she went on to work as a…more


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    • Melissa: There's nothing I like better than performing in front of people, and I'm happiest when I can make someone laugh.

    • Melissa: If it really is a small world, why haven't I met Sean Connery yet?

    • Melissa: She is the most likable woman, truly she is, with dignity, honesty, and a very genuine personality. And very funny!

    • Melissa: I'm always doing characters, and I have fun doing my mother. (in a thick Minnesota accent) "Well, Melissa, L.A. is real crazy out there, ya know. I heard they rioted after they won a basketball game. Gosh, if they riot after they win, imagine what would happen if they lose!"

    • Melissa: I was friends with my husband for four years before we fell in love. If I had a rule book, I'd include one about how you need to like the person before you love them. The like never goes away, even when they're driving you crazy."

    • Melissa: When I was little I used to say, "When I grow up, I want to be a lawyer or an actress." And my dad would say, "Well, they're the same thing, except that you'll probably make money with one." He meant lawyer.

    • Melissa: My husband and I both consider ourselves funny people - we met doing improv - and our biggest fear is having a kid who has no sense of humor. We go, What if our kid has no sense of timing? What happens if our kid doesn't get us?