As a dedicated mama, Melissa is always giving fans heartwarming glimpses inside her life at home.
Melissa dated Tom Cruise, John Cusack, Scott Baio, and Billy Idol.
Almost a year later, Gilbert began filming the series.
In 1985, she received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for her contribution in the television industry.
Seven years later, on May 9, 1991, when she saw a gaunt-looking Landon on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson discussing his pancreatic cancer, she was compelled to finally telephone him.