Melissa Pam Ordway Gaston is an American actress and model. Ordway has modeled in numerous campaigns and starred in films like 17 Again and on television in Privileged. Currently Ordway portrays the character of Abby Newman in the drama series The Young and the Restless.
AGE OF MELISSA ORDWAY
Melissa Pam Ordway was born on March 31, 1983, in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. She is currently 29 years
MELISSA ORDWAY FAMILY
Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Ordway is the only child of John and Christine Ordway. She started doing community theater in Atlanta and also performed in theater productions at her high school in Snellville, Georgia. Ordway has performed in stage performances of Beauty and the Beast, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Women and many other shows.
MELISSA ORDWAY EDUCATION
After graduating from high school, she went to Georgia State University and is a member of the Delta Zeta sorority. Ordway was cast on an MTV reality show called The Assistant while still at Georgia State. Ordway won the show and moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting and modeling career.
MELISSA ORDWAY HUSBAND
Ordway married Justin Gaston on September 22, 2012, whom she met while filming Escapee. Gaston and Ordway adopted their first child, a daughter named Olivia in 2016. On December 9, 2017, Ordway gave birth to a daughter, their second child, Sophie Jolie.
MELISSA ORDWAY MODELING
Ordway moved to Los Angeles and signed with Us Model Management. She began booking national campaigns and magazine covers almost immediately. His first major campaign was for Skechers. Within a year she had modeled for Old Navy, David’s Bridal, Fabrizio Gianni, Anchor Blue and Tillys; she had also appeared on the cover of Los Angeles Weddings Magazine, Hona Hou Magazine and Grand Sierra Magazine. She appeared on The Price is Right as a replacement model the week of October 7, 2015.
ACTING MELISSA ORDWAY
Her first major acting role was recurring roles as Jordanna on The CW TV series Privileged. Ordway’s feature debut was in 17 Again. Melissa has starred in TV shows such as Entourage and How I Met Your Mother and she has also starred in several independent films including Callers, Tales of an Ancient Empire and I Heart Veronica Martin. Ordway appeared in the 2010 film The Last Song as Ashley and guest starred on Melrose Place as Morgan McKellan. Ordway starred in the fantasy thriller Tales of an Ancient Empire. Melissa co-starred in Escapee and appeared in Ted directed by Seth MacFarlane in 2011.
In 2012, Melissa played the lead role of Chloe Carter in the TeenNick series Hollywood Heights. In March 2013, Ordway starred as Abby Newman on the CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless, replacing previous cast member Marcy Rylan.
MELISSA ORDWAY NET WORTH
As an American actress and model, Melissa Ordway was able to accumulate an estimated net worth of $2 million.