PUBLISHED: 20:01, Mon, Sep 21, 2020 | UPDATED: 20:01, Mon, Sep 21, 2020
Melissa McBride is an American actress who also spent time as a casting director. The 55-year-old actress has spent the past decade starring in the post-apocalyptic series The Walking Dead on AMC. Fans are keen to find out her net worth and Express.co.uk has everything you need to know.
McBride started out her acting career in commercials and she was also a spokeswoman for Ford in her earlier days.
Her first TV role was in Matlock back in 1993, and she has also taken on roles in films such as The Happys, Living Proof and Close to Danger.
Her breakout role was in The Walking Dead, as recurring character Carol in the first season, building up to a main role from season four onwards.
She has starred in more than 100 episodes of the zombie series this role contributes greatly to her net worth.
The award-winning McBride also acted as the casting director for The Last Adam, Golden Minutes and The Party.
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Melissa McBride: The star's net worth comes from The Walking Dead (Image: Getty)
Melissa McBride: The actress plays Carol Peletier in The Walking Dead (Image: AMC)
According to Celebrity Net Worth, McBride's net worth is around $3million (£2.3million) and the majority of this comes from her Walking Dead salary.
She is the longest-running actress to still be a part of the series and over the years she has made about $3million just from this role.
Her role in The Walking Dead has won her seven awards to date, including a Saturn Award and a ComicBook TV award.
She has been nominated for a further 11 awards for her portrayal of Carol in the series.
The actress, who lives in Atlanta, has just been signed up to star in her own spin-off series alongside Walking Dead co-star Norman Reedus.
Melissa McBride: The actress with her Walking Dead co-star Norman Reedus (Image: Getty)