Melissa Archer Bio

(Natalie, OLTL)

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BIRTHDATE: December 2
BIRTHPLACE: Dallas, Texas
STAR SIGN: Sagittarius
YEARS ON SHOW: 2001-present
MARITAL STATUS: married longtime beau Glenn Angelino on August 8, 2008

Melissa Archer had only one major acting credit to her name when she joined ONE LIFE TO LIVE in 2001, but handled being thrown into a front-burner story (when Natalie was revealed as Viki's daughter) with aplomb. The Texas native won over the audience with her sassy portrayal of Natalie and eventually nabbed Soap Opera Digest Awards for Outstanding Newcomer in 2003 and Favorite Triangle (along with Michael Easton, John, and Renee Elise Goldsberry, ex-Evangeline) in 2005.

et cetera 5 random facts
  1. Longtime fan of BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL and YOUNG AND RESTLESS.
  2. Originally auditioned for the role of Jen on OLTL.
  3. Once auditioned for PASSIONS.
  4. Finished high school a year early so she could move to California and pursue her acting career.
  5. Loves animals. She has two cats.
stories featuring
Melissa Archer
OLTL Stars Look Back On Season 1   Aug 22, 2013

Tuc Watkins (David) and Melissa Archer (Natalie) are just two of...

OLTL Actors On Final Day At ABC   Nov 18, 2011

Today is the final day of production at ABC studios for the cast and crew of OLTL. It's been a long and...

Seeing Double   Jul 12, 2010

Whether they're playing twins, doppelgängers or long-ago relatives, many soap actors have been assigned a dual...

Fitting Image   Oct 2, 2009

On October 11, ONE LIFE TO LIVE's ...

Bridal Gallery   Apr 29, 2006

Reel brides get married in grand style, so no wonder real brides like to take a cue from their dresses and 'dos....

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TV Roles
WISHBONE (various characters, 1995)

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