Clarissa Explains It All

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Melissa Joan Hart Kisses and Tells About Ryan Reynolds, James Van Der Beek and More

Melissa Joan Hart

She played a teenage witch on TV, and in real life, Melissa Joan Hart apparently knew how to cast quite the spell on men growing up.

In Tuesday's interview with Access Hollywood Live to promote her new memoir, the... read more

Melissa Joan Hart Details Drug Use in New Tell-All

Melissa Joan Hart

In Melissa Joan Hart's new autobiography, Melissa Explains It All, a play off of her Nickelodeon show's title Clarissa Explains It All, the former child star goes into great detail about her wild and crazy past, which included drug use and... read more

Melissa Joan Hart Named New Spokesperson for Nutrisystem

Melissa Joan Hart

Move over, Jennifer Hudson and Jessica Simpson! There's a new celebrity weight loss spokesperson in town.

Melissa Joan Hart has signed on as the new face of Nutrisystem, the company announced Tuesday.

The Melissa & Joey star, 36, has already shed... read more

Melissa Joan Hart Recalls Her Toothless and Bushy Eyebrow Days on Clarissa Explains It All

Melissa Joan Hart

Nickelodeon has brought back its '90s programming and Clarissa Explains It All star Melissa Joan Hart is psyched to relive her awkward teen years.

"I'm excited ... because the show hasn't been seen in a long time," she says of the series went off the air 1994. "I showed [my sons] a [Clarissa] picture of me at 12 years old with missing teeth, my eyebrows were really big and bushy ... I'm like, 'Look — that's Mommy when she was a little girl.'"

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Manny Happy Returns! Melissa & Joey Renewed for Second Season

Melissa & Joey

Freshman comedy Melissa & Joey has been picked up for a second season, ABC Family announced on Monday.

The series stars Melissa Joan Hart as a local politician who hires Joey Lawrence as her family's nanny. The season premiere, which... read more

Nickelodeon Brings Back the '90s, Unveils Programming Slate

Clarissa Explains It All, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Nickelodeon is bringing back the '90s.

Popular sitcoms All That, Clarissa Explains it All, The Adventures of Pete & Pete, Rugrats, Rocket Power, Salute Your Shorts, The Amanda Show and Kenan & Kel will be added to a block of programming on TeenNick called "The '90s Are All That!" Nickelodeon announced on Thursday.

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Will Mel and Joe Get Together on Melissa & Joey?

Melissa Joan Hart and Joey Lawrence

When '90s sitcom stars Melissa Joan Hart and Joey Lawrence teamed up for the ABC Family movie My Fake Fiance, they never expected that fans would fall so in love with the duo that it would prompt the network to create a series just for them. Why are the stars of Melissa & Joey so popular? "We've got nostalgia behind us. We've each had two successful series and the audience, more so than Hollywood, likes to see a reincarnation," Hart tells TVGuide.com.

Melissa Joan Hart returns to Dancing on Melissa & Joey

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Melissa Joan Hart Excited for Stage and TV Comebacks

Melissa Joan Hart

Before Melissa Joan Hart returns to TV this summer with her new ABC Family sitcom, she's making another comeback first — to the stage.

"Everyone knows me for TV [Clarissa Explains It All; Sabrina, the Teenage Witch], but my theater background goes back way before television!" Hart tells TVGuide.com. "I did a lot of theater as a child. It was because of theater that I got ...
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Melissa Joan Hart Joins Off-Broadway Play

Melissa Joan Hart

Melissa Joan Hart is joining the cast of the off-Broadway show Love, Loss, and What I Wore.

17 child stars who seem to be doing just fine

The play, based on the best-selling 1995 book of the same title by Ilene Beckerman, uses clothing and accessories and the memories they trigger to tell funny and poignant stories. Nora and Delia Ephron adapted the book for the stage.

'90s stars we want back on TV

 

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Joey Lawrence Compares New ABC Family Role to "Bruce Willis In His Prime"

Joey Lawrence

Former teen idol Joey Lawrence is getting ready for his new ABC Family sitcom with co-star Melissa Joan Hart, and the Blossom alum hopes the two can "tap back into the same magic" from the duo's recent hit television movie My Fake Fiancé.

Melissa Joan Hart, Joey Lawrence reunite for sitcom

"When the movie worked, ABC came to us immediately after that, like literally a week after, and asked ... read more

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Premiered: March 23, 1991, on Nickelodeon
Rating: TV-Y
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Premise: Before she was a teenage witch, Melissa Joan Hart charmed viewers as Clarissa Darling, a bubbly, funny and smart high-schooler who takes breaks from her typical suburban life---which includes loving parents and an annoying little brother---to speak directly to the audience about her thoughts on all things adolescent.

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