An actress from the United States of America, Melissa Canaday has gained popularity for her portrayal as the Hemo Mom in “Stop the Bleeding” which was a TV series in the year 2015. Also, she happens to be the mother of actor Ian Hyland and actress Sarah Jane Hyland. Also, her husband is Edward James Hyland who also happens to be an actor.

Personal Life

Born in The United states of America, not much is known of Melissa’s early childhood days. Though it is public knowledge that Melissa is the daughter of the famous Alonzo Jackson “Jack” Canaday and mother Diane Skirvin. She has a graceful set of gray hair and beautiful blue eyes which leads us to believe that she is of Irish origin.

Also, information regarding her educational background is not known.

Melissa is extremely conservative about her private life and information regarding her personal life is not known to the public. Therefore, it may be assumed that she has never been a part of any controversies


Melissa made her first appearance in the year of 2100 in “Green Apples and Wannabes”. Since that, she has made various appearances in many tv series including “Stop the Bleeding!”. Melissa happens to be a survivor of Breast Cancer for over 5 years for which, she is also an ardent activist.

Melissa has walked her Avon Walk for the fifth time to make an awareness of breast cancer among people alongside her teammates from tata’s teammates including Joaquin Canay and Cathy Armone Barna in the city of New York in the year of 2014, in the month of October on the 18th and the 19th.

Melissa has hosted various fundraisers to give her support to those who have suffered due to breast cancer. Melissa’s daughter Sarah has gained her own share of fame due to her appearance on the famous American soap opera tv series known as the “Modern Family”. Information regarding personal wealth as well as her regular net income is not known in the public or to her fans.

Surprisingly, Melissa happens to be highly active on social media websites and she has a massive amount of fan following and her fans can reach her on the famous social media website Facebook, Twitter which is a status sharing website as well as Instagram which happens to be a famous photo sharing website which attracts men and women of all ages.

Last Modified: Jan 9, 2019

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