Ekceptional Melissa Joan Catherine Hart born 18 April 1976 (34 years) is an American actress, writer, television director, television producer, singer and businesswoman best known for her title roles in the television series Clarissa Explains It All (1991–1994) and the live action version of Sabrina the Teenage Witch (1996–2003).Hart was born in Smithtown, New York, on Long Island, the daughter of Paula, a producer and talent manager, and William Hart, a shellfish purveyor, clam hatchery worker, and entrepreneur.Hart is the eldest of eight children with six sisters, and one brother. Sisters Trisha, Elizabeth and Emily Hart, brother Brian, and half-sisters Alexandra Hart-Gilliams and Samantha Hart have all acted. Her half-sister Mackenzie Hart is not in show business.
On July 19, 2003, Hart married musician Mark Wilkerson.The preparations for the ceremony, which took place in Florence, Italy, were documented in a TV miniseries titled Tying the Knot,produced by Hart's production company, Hartbreak Films. Hart and Wilkerson have two sons: Mason Walter Wilkerson, who was born on January 11, 2006 weighing 9 lbs; and Braydon "Brady" Hart Wilkerson, born on March 12, 2008, weighing 7 lbs, 3 oz.Both boys were born in Los Angeles, California.