Melissa McKnight Net Worth, Career, Early And Personal Life
Melissa McKnight is an English-American actress and model. She rose to extreme prominence after being associated with the notable actor Matt Leblanc who played the role of Joey Tribbiani in a mainstream TV comedy series “Friends”.
Upbringing and Academics
Melissa took birth on the 10th of March 1965, in England which makes her English by birth but American by nationality. While she was still very young, her family shifted to the United States. Thus, she attained dual citizenship of both countries. Talking about her parental details as well as academic performance, it’s downhearted to note that she has not revealed any such information to the public eye.
The F.R.I.E.N.D.S actor’s ex-wife was into the modeling field from a very young age. She possessed all qualities that were needed to be a model. After joining the modeling industry, she was featured in numerous ad campaigns and also posed for the cover page of high-ranking modeling agencies such as Elite Models in New York City, Cosmopolitan, and Vogue. Moreover, after giving her best in this field, she also worked as an actress making her first debut in the 2001 film “Triangle and Tribulations”. The movie earned much acknowledgment after which she became a cast member of the television show ‘VH1: All Access’ and in 2005, she was seen in “The 31st Annual People Choice Awards”.
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Melissa turned out to be exceptionally popular following her wedding to the notable actor Matt LeBlanc. They met each other in 1997 through a common companion named Kelly Phillips and her significant other Lou Diamond Phillips. The two clicked instantly and began dating. Being in a year relationship, they got engaged in 1998. On 3rd May 2003, the couple exchanged their marital vows at a grand ceremony held in Hawaii. After a year, on 8th February 2004, they were blessed with a daughter named Marina Pearl LeBlanc who endured an uncommon brain disorder called “Cortical Dysplasia” at a young age but soon she recovered. Eventually, in 2006, Melissa and Matt decided on singing Divorce papers, the reason being unfaithfulness on LeBlanc’s part since he was reported to be having an affair with Andrea Anders.
Ex-husband Matt LeBlanc’s Introduction
Matthew Steven LeBlanc took birth on July 25, 1967, in Newton, Massachusetts to Patricia and Paul LeBlanc. Matt bears the citizenship of America and is an actor and humorist who held onto worldwide acknowledgment by portraying Joey Tribbiani in the much-loved TV series “F.R.I.E.N.D.S” and its side series Joey. Besides acting, he has been seen hosting shows and awards once in a while. With his marvelous acting career, Matt has been honored with several esteemed awards.
Combined Net Worth
According to reliable sources, McKnight’s net worth is valued at $1 million, as of 2019 while her ex-husband Matt owns a net worth of $80 million. Additionally, he possesses an incredible car collection featuring Ferrari 360 Modena, Porsche 4 GTS, and many others.