Star of Melissa & Joey, Melissa Joan Hart, stopped by VH1’s Big Morning Buzz Live this morning (December 8) to chat with host Nick Lachey about her Walmart commercials, her Lifetime Christmas comedy The Santa Con and the 25th anniversary of Clarissa Explains It All.
On being the secret star of Peter Pan live during commercial breaks:
It was pretty fantastic actually, Walmart has been really good to me. I love that company… my kids came to visit me on set and they were like we have this script for this Peter Pan thing. And when I read it I just thought it was just so beautiful and I was so excited to do it with my family. And then it became kind of the trending topic…
About directing and starring in the Lifetime Christmas Comedy The Santa Con:
We shot it in Connecticut in July and it was very hard to shoot a Christmas movie in July. All of our budget went to wiping out anything green. We had to do so many special effects to make it not look green. But it was really fun to shoot this and be the director. It was my directorial debut!
On the 25th Anniversary of Clarissa Explains It All:
I actually auctioned off some pajamas I’ve been holding onto for a long time – Clarissa pajamas. I auctioned those off for charity so that was one thing we did. But I think on Tuesday night the show runner Mitchell Kriegman and I are going to do some live tweeting…
Check out videos from Melissa Joan Hart’s appearance on Big Morning Buzz Live below.
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