Melissa Claire Egan

Melissa Claire Egan graduated from the University of North Carolina with a degree in Dramatic Art. She always knew she wanted to be an actress.

This Pound Ridge, New York-native guest starred on One Tree Hill and Dawson's Creek before landing a role in the 2005 movie, Wrestling.

On July 10, 2006, the youngster (she was born on September 28, 1981) debuted on All My Children as runaway mother Annie McDermott. Coincidentally, one of her first acting appearances was on this show.

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All My Children Quotes

Greenlee Smythe du Pres Lavery: How long? How long have you known that you love me?
Ryan Lavery: Well, I know - you know, I know I've been falling for a while.
Greenlee Smythe Lavery: You didn't say a word?
Ryan Lavery: I wouldn't let myself, not until I was absolutely dead sure.
Greenlee Smythe Lavery: That...
Ryan Lavery: That I could love you as much as Leo did. You remember that day in the park when you said that you were waiting for someone to give you that kind of love, the whole heart kind? Well, now I can. My whole heart is yours.

Ryan Lavery: I got halfway to the Valley Inn, and I stopped. What the hell was I thinking?
Greenlee Smythe Lavery: I hated that you left.
Ryan Lavery: You're my wife. You're my beautiful wife. I'd be an idiot to be anywhere else.
Greenlee Smythe Lavery: I love you so much.
Ryan Lavery: I love you. This is where I should be, now and always. Come here. Come here.