Lisa Trusel

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Lisa Trusel
Born (1968-10-25) October 25, 1968 (age 46)
Occupation Actress
Spouse(s) David Wallace
(1986- present) 4 children

Lisa Trusel (born October 25, 1968) is an American actress. She is known for her role as Melissa Horton on Days of Our Lives (1983–1988, 1994, 1996, 2002, 2010).

Personal life[edit]

Trusel married her former Days co-star, David Wallace, on November 1, 1986.[1] They have four children: Ryan Elizabeth (born December 1989),[2] Benjamin (born c. 1991), Emma (born c. 1993), and Joseph (born c. 1997). In January 2012, Trusel became a grandmother when her daughter, Ryan Elizabeth, gave birth to a son, Levi.[2]

Career[edit]

She was a young member of the cast of the hit television show Father Murphy during the early 1980s, playing the character Lizette Winkler.[3] She later became a regular character on the daytime television soap opera, Days of our Lives, playing the character Melissa Phillips Anderson.[3]

Filmography[edit]

  • 1981 - 1983: Father Murphy as Lizette Winkler (31 episodes)
  • 1983: The Rousters as Darlene
  • 1983 - 1988: Days of Our Lives as Melissa Horton (Role since: 1982 - 1988, 1994, 1996, 1997, 2002, January 2010, June 17, 2010)
  • 1989: TV 101 as Jamie Myers (4 episodes)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Soap Opera Digest June 3, 2013 issue. Vol. 38, No. 22. Pgs. 55-57.
  2. ^ a b Soap Opera Digest June 3, 2013 issue. Vol. 38, No. 22. Pgs. 55-57.
  3. ^ a b Lisa Trusel at the Internet Movie Database

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