Melissa Womer is an American actress, producer, and writer. Melissa Womer is known for her roles in ‘Petrocelli’ and ‘Man on the Moon’. She is still known to the public as a famous Hollywood actor Jim Carrey as they are already separated.
Table of Biography
Age, Family, Childhood, and Education
Beautiful actress Melissa was born on July 8, 1960, in the USA, New York with sun sign Cancer. She is 61 years old. Other information about her parents, siblings, early life, and family background is still unknown. According to ‘thefamouspeople’ she was raised in a dysfunctional (poor) family. Her early life was full of struggles, she worked hard to get a good life for herself.
All the information about her education is still unknown but she graduated from the University of Kansas. Her field of study is still unknown. When she was in the University she did jobs like writing jokes for a normal radio show in Kansas City.
Career and Professional life
After graduation, she moved to Hollywood in search of a good place. And to find opportunities as she was still continuing her side jobs. She worked as a cocktail waitress at a comedy store at the Sunset Boulevard. With her talent and a good sense of humor, she got a chance to feature at the open mic night at the store. Gradually she became one of the favorite characters at the comedy store.
Wormer began auditioning for roles. She debuted as an actress on the motion picture ‘Petrocelli’ which came out in 1974. After that, she appeared in a 1999 film called ‘Man on the Moon’. Later she started producing a few TV series such as ‘The Yesterday Show with John Kerwin’ (2004) and ‘Real Stories of Donut Man’ (1994). She became part of the series called ‘S.O.B.: Socially Offensive Behavior’ which starred comedian D.L.Hughely. The show was a hidden camera show which was made to film the reactions of the participants (random people).
Melissa is a proud grandmother of Jackson Riley, son of Jane (mother) and Alex Santa (Father). Santa is the lead vocalist of a band called ‘Blood Money’. Though Santa and Jane are divorced they are still giving their son guidance and protection. Jane also became part of ‘American Idol’ in 2012.
Awards and Nomination
Melissa has not won any awards or been nominated. But we can hope she might be able to earn awards in the near future.
Melissa must have earned quite a bit a sum from being an actress throughout her career. However, her exact Net Worth is still unavailable. But as per the sources when she divorced Jim, she received an impressive amount of $3.5 million. Although she asked for $5-$10 million. After 8 years of divorce, she received $7 million for her daughter Jane.
Jim and Melissa met each other at the comedy store show, instantly bonded, and started dating each other in 1986. After one year the couple got married at a hotel in Santa Monica, California. On September 6, 1987, Womer gave birth to a daughter, Jane Erin Carrey.
In the mid-1990s Carrey filed for divorce, stating that their respective busy careers had led to their relationship breakdown. However, according to some reports, Jim divorced Womer to be with the Hollywood heartthrob Lauren Holly. Currently, she is not dating anyone as she is already 59 years old.
Rumors and Controversy
Melissa has not been in any rumors or controversies until now. But her ex-husband Jim Carrey has been in many controversies. She has been living her life with clear background records.
Body Measurements and Social Media
Melissa stands an average height of 5 feet 7 inches (170 cm) and weighs around 58 kg (127 lbs). She has blonde hair with brown eyes. Other information about her body measurement is still unknown.
Melissa is living a solitary life and is inactive in social media. According to some sources, she is currently not using popular social web sites such as Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.