In 1986 she made her acting presence in Deadtime Stories.In 2003 she made her super star presence in 21 Grams.Melissa Leo was born on September 14, 1960 in New York City, New York, USA as Melissa Chessington Leo.
She currently lives in Stone Ridge, New York with her two sons.In 2010 she was featured in the Oscar winner movie The Fighter.She also won several awards for her role including Academy Award, Broadcast Film Critics Association Award, Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Award and many more.The new season will pick up from the aftermath of the events of the season one finale as "a new arrival in Wayward Pines finds himself in the middle of a serious rebellion" while "the residents battle over how to preserve the endangered human race." Along with the release of the premiere date, Wayward Pines ha...more 'Wayward Pines' Recap: Casualties Mount as the Plot Thickens Wayward Pines has got to be the freakiest show I've ever seen and actually enjoyed.Leo has net worth of 7 million dollars and her salary is unknown.Information about her bio and career is updated in Wiki. She was born in Manhattan, United States and she was raised in Lower East Side. And later she joined Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts in London, where she studied acting.Leo was born as the daughter of Arnold Leo and Peggy Chessington Leo. Leo made her career debut from an American television soap opera All My Children in 1984.Her mother was a teacher and her father was an editor. For her role of Linda Warner in the series she was nominated in the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama. Melissa Leo attended Bellow Falls High School in Vermont.