Violet: "Let me introduce myself. My name is Violet, and I'm 19. I'm the teen host of the new
Teen Center at Make sure to check back to my site every so often for new additions
and upcoming events, plus I'm always here to answer your questions. There is even a place in the Teen
Center for teen girls to enter to win a $1000 shopping spree, as well as give your advice to one of my
many dilemmas (which change every few weeks or so)! So, make sure you bookmark"
Violet: "While we wait for the chat to start, which will be at 8:30 p.m. (ET), check out the new
Teen Center at There will be lots of things to do and places to send me E-mail (I
looovve to get E-mail, don't you?). And, I'll e-mail back!"
Violet: "I am totally excited to chat with Melissa, myself. I see that we have teens joining us
from around the world. As far from Germany!"
Violet: "Melissa really has worldwide fans!!"
Violet: "13 minutes to Melissa...."
Violet: "How do you all like my new site?"
Violet: "I'm pretty proud of it. I hope to hear from you all soon"
Violet: "In case you miss any of the chat, we'll have a transcript available soon at"
Violet: "Anyway, let's talk about the chat. I can only accept one question per person, so that
everyone gets a chance. So, make your question count!"
Violet: "When you type in your questions, please start with your question and end it with your
first name or initials, as well as the city you live in. This way you'll know Melissa is getting your question!"
Violet: "9 minutes to Melissa...."
Violet: "Got your thinking caps on?"
Violet: "Sounded like a geek, huh..."
Violet: "Anyway, thanks for joining us. We'll be starting the chat in 8 minutes and counting."
Violet: "I really want to thank Melissa for taking out time from her busy schedule and holiday
chaos to chat with us"
Violet: "It must be so cool to be famous, have your own show with so many fans"
Violet: "It's probably exhausting though...and you never get much privacy."
Violet: "I guess we can ask her about that when she logs on"
Violet: "I saw her picture in this january's issue of Teen Magazine"
Violet: "6 minutes 'til Melissa"
Violet: "Hi German MJH Fan Club!!!"
Violet: "4 minutes...."
Violet: "get your questions ready. Melissa is probably warming up her fingers right now."
Violet: "Anyway, I am going to be introducing Melissa momentarily..."
Violet: "I know you are tired of hearing me talking....but, I hope you'll come back to my site
and give me some feedback."

Glad you could make the event.
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Violet: "Let me introduce to you, the one, the only, MELISSA JOAN HART!"
Violet: "Melissa, are you out there?"
Violet: "We have lots of questions waiting for you."
Violet: "Sorry, folks, Melissa had to reload."
Violet: "Anyway...."
Violet: "she'll be here in a few. until then, sit back and relax."
Violet: "If I don't get a chance again to chat with you tonight (no applauding please), I hope
everyone has a great holiday!"
Violet: "Luckily, all my shopping is done and the gifts are wrapped. I wonder what's on
Melissa's holiday wish list!"
Violet: "Hey, make sure one of you asks that question."
Melissa: "hey everybody"
Melissa: "i'm here"
Violet: "hey melissa. Is all okay at your end now>"
Melissa: "seems fine here"
Violet: "We have lots of people waiting to chat with you."
Melissa: "lets start then"
Violet: "Let's get to it."
Melissa: "cool"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from megn404:
So Melissa, what do you want for christmas this year?
Melissa: "I really want my jeep in NY sent out here to me in LA"
Violet: "remember, get your one minute of fame. Put your first name and city at the end of the
Melissa: "I need to fix it up so I can use it"
Violet: "Yeah, I heard San Francisco got some snow the other day. you might need the 4-wheel
drive in California!"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from BRITWEETY:
Do you enjoy acting???
Melissa: "not anytime soon"
Melissa: "Yes I have fun acting"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from BeePerky:
Hi Melissa! If you weren't an actress, what would you be and why? --Lindsay :o), Liberty, Ohio
Melissa: "it brings me to great cities , and introduces me to cool people"
Violet: "Who is the coolest person you ever met?"
Melissa: "I would have loved to have been a ballerina Lindsay, thands for asking"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Katie:
What the best part being on the T.V. show?
Melissa: "I recently met the NSYNC boys, they were really sweet"
Violet: "are they totally cute, or what?"
Melissa: "I like doing tv, Katie, because it allows me to get my friends on the show"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Dragoness:
What advice would you give to someone who is wanting to get in to acting?? danielle- Australia
Melissa: "and i get to meet cool people like coolio, blondie, Steve saks"
Melissa: "Well Dragoness, I would say finish school first"
Violet: "Hi danielle, I see we have the time difference worked out! Must be early down under!"
Melissa: "but in the mean time it doesnt hurt to take some acting or dance lessons"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Emily24:
What it is like on the set of Sabrina? Chloe, Los Angeles
Melissa: "Everybody is unbelievably friendly, its like a group of best friends"
Violet: "You must work totally long hours?"
Melissa: "20 of us are going away on a ski trip for New Years"
Melissa: "If we are shooting it can be up to 16 hours a day."
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Cindy4815:
Is it fun being "Sabrina" having magical powers?
Melissa: "Mondays and Tuesdays we rehearse for 6-8 hours"
Violet: "If you had your magical powers in the real world, what would you do with them?"
Melissa: "we shoot wed,thurs, and friday"
Melissa: "The magic is the hard part of shooting the show"
Melissa: "The effects take a long time"
Melissa: "If I had real powers I would use them to travel at the snap of a finger"
Melissa: "I hate to fly or drive"
Violet: "Flying is the worst...."
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Nate:
Melissa, Are you planning to do any movies in the near future? N.T., NUnda New York
Melissa: "I just finished my first big film that will be out"
Violet: "Tell us about it...who's in it with you?"
Melissa: "next summer called NEXT TO YOU"
Violet: "Any cute leading men??????"
Melissa: "quite a few"
Melissa: "you may not know of any of them now but by then you will"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Angela:
who is you role model and why? ac minocqua, wiscnsin
Melissa: "My MOM and Shirley Temple"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from catcheeze:
whats your fav store and why? catcheeze ma.
Melissa: "because they are both strong, independent good hearted people"
Melissa: "I like the pottery barn"
Melissa: "because i just bought a house and now i am trying to furnish it"
Violet: "I love the Pottery Barn - I think I'm there best customer. Great candles..."
Melissa: "but for clothes i like BEBE"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Cokie500:
What's the funniest thing that's happened on the set of Sabrina? ~Emily, Olive Hill, Ky
Violet: "something that didn't make it to the screen?"
Melissa: "I fall a lot, and the cat makes all of us laugh pretty hard"
Melissa: "At the end of each season we watch a tape of all the bloopers"
Melissa: "its hysterical"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Angela:
where is a place you haven't traveled to, but really want to? ac minocqua, wisconsin
Melissa: "does anyone know the name of my first movie that was released early this year??"
Melissa: "Angela, i would love to go to Brazil"
Melissa: "or Alaska"
Melissa: "or Greece"
Violet: "too bad you couldn't use your magic to get you to these places!"
Melissa: "did you see sabrina goes to Rome"
Melissa: "no kidding violet"
Violet: "I think you might have stumped us with the movie question. I know you debuted on
Broadway in The Crucible, though"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Abby:
What's your favorite 'Sabrina' episode? Abby, Florida
Melissa: "how did you know that?"
Violet: "Do get a get a point for that?"
Melissa: "definelty"
Violet: "Abby asks about your favorite episode.."
Melissa: "Abby, my favorite is the one where sabrina gets addicted to pancakes!!!!!!!!!!!"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Randi:
What is the advice you give most girls about being a teen? Randi,Madison
Melissa: "It is soooo important to remember t be yourself"
Melissa: "it seems so easy but is soo hard when you are ateen"
Violet: "that must be hard when you have the spotlight on you all of the time."
Melissa: "Its hard not to give in to the "crowd""
Melissa: "It can be hard but it is part of the job"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Marc:
a personal question, are you still in relasionship with James xyz (i forgot the full name)? Marc,
Melissa: "We are taking a break right now"
Melissa: "but thanks for the concern Marc all the way from Switzerland"
Violet: "My boyfriend and I are taking a breather too."
Violet: "Sometimes you just need some space."
Melissa: "its tough to be in a relationship"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from argelfraster:
What do you think about the impeachment of Clinton? Hannah, Champaign
Melissa: "we were together 3and a half years"
Melissa: "I cant decide Hanna what is best"
Melissa: "sorry Hannahhhhh"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from spiceboy:
The film was called : the ?? conections !!
Violet: "do we have a winner!!!????"
Melissa: "The right connections was a film me and my family did for showtime last year
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Smile:
What was the hardest part about being a teen ypurself?
Melissa: "but it was not released theatrically"
Melissa: "no winner yet but"
Melissa: "heres a clue Jen. Love Hewitt was in it too"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from sasha:
What was your most embarrasing moment? Michalena, San Diego, CA
Melissa: "Smile, I had a really hard time fitting in with a certain group"
Violet: "Can't Hardly Wait?"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Wizari:
If you could change one thing about you, what would it be? Ashlee~ Atlanta, GA
Melissa: "I had a bunch of different friends but did not have a group of good friends"
Melissa: "Violet you wn"
Violet: "YEAH, two points for me!!!"
Melissa: "it was cant hardly wait"
Violet: "everytime i try to rent it, it's out."
Melissa: "I wish i was 4 inches taller"
Violet: "Janel from Connecticut also guessed correctly. You get a point, too!"
Violet: "how tall are you?"
Melissa: "people that meet me for the first time always say I thought you were taller"
Melissa: "i am 5'2""
Melissa: "way to go Janel"
Violet: "Thanks Mark from Switzerland. Go get some rest and have a good day at work."
Violet: "He stayed up til all hours of the night waiting for the chat with you, Melissa"
Violet: "you have some great fans"
Melissa: "work, its almost Christmas"
Melissa: "???"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from ArtLopez:
Now that you've released your 1st song, would you ever do a full Album? Art - Fresno, CA.
Melissa: "that was a fluke"
Violet: "too bad you can't sing us a few bars...."
Melissa: "I sang that song for an episode and they released it on the sabrina soundtrack"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Slayer:
What are you going to do for the Holidays- Carissa
Melissa: "which is a great gift idea for your younger sibs"
Melissa: "by the way haha"
Melissa: "I am going to give LA a shot with my family and have"
Melissa: "our first christmas here"
Melissa: "then i am going to ski with a group of friends for the New Year"
Violet: "are you a good skier?"
Violet: "or do you prefer to snowboard?"
Melissa: "I am a really good skier and after 8 years of snowboarding i am finally getting used to
that to"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from JulieV84:
Which one did you like doing more: 'Clarissa explains it all' or 'Sabrina the teenage witch'?
Melissa: "they are the only sports I can play"
Violet: "Do you have a favorite place to ski?"
Melissa: "Clarissa was tough because I was going to high school at the same time"
Melissa: "so now Sabrina is a nice break for me"
Melissa: "I love the snow in Utah"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Jennifer:
Hi Melissa! What's your favorite piece of clothing that you own? Jenny, Eugene, OR
Melissa: "Jenny, I love my jeans and my doc martens"
Violet: "And now we have question from your Fan Club in Germany!!!"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from AlexWild9:
What is your favourite kind of musik and your favourite band ? Alexander - Goettingen/Germany
Melissa: "woo hoo"
Melissa: "Alexander, I like beastie boys and smashing pumpkins"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from seven:
I heard on the internet that your are going to make a movie this year called Running With Scissors. Is this
Melissa: "and nine inch nails"
Violet: "How about Third Eye Blind?"
Violet: "Goo Goo Dolls?"
Melissa: "yes i have been trying to get that movie made but it is not yet paid for so hopefully
next year, seven"
Melissa: "I like thesong iris"
Melissa: "i met goo goo dolls on the tonight show 3 weeks ago when i was on"
Violet: "so, what's your New Year's resolution?"
Melissa: "I shot a movie on saturday"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from homieg:
When you got your belly button pierced were you scared before you got it done?
Melissa: "called the Specials in which i had a small part as a super hero"
Melissa: "it was cool"
Melissa: "My resolution again is to not worry so much about little things"
Melissa: "it gets better every year"
Melissa: "homieg, i waited a year to get my piercing because i waas so nervous"
Violet: "That belly button thing had to hurt!"
Melissa: "it was a little sore for a week, and took a year to heal"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Kat:
After the belly button, would you ever consider any other piercings? Kat, Staffordshire, England
Melissa: "but now after 4 years it is such a part of me"
Melissa: "I have 8 holes in my ears"
Violet: "you have more guts than men...."
Violet: "than me, I mean"
Violet: "that was a Freudian slip"
Melissa: "but i waited till i was 18 for the last 4"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Myra:
I know you have 1 dog Pele How many other pets do you have?
Melissa: "I now have my moms dog too, which is peles puppy, Haleakala"
Violet: "the crowd wants to know how old you are?"
Melissa: "i am 22 and 8months"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from JCKool:
How long does it take to do a Sabrina show? Shelly,Oklahoma
Melissa: "one full, long week JC"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from homieg:
How old were you when you first started acting? HomieG Marmora Ont.
Melissa: "is that JC for the nsync boys??"
Melissa: "I was 4"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from JCKool:
What are your favorite t.v. shows and/or movies?
Violet: "What is your pick for 1998?"
Melissa: "I love ER, the princess bride,"
Melissa: "kingpin"
Melissa: "little mermaid"
Violet: "ER is great. Noah Wylie is a cutie"
Melissa: "yep he is"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Witch14:
how do u stay so thin?
Melissa: "I have a little waist but big hips and thighs"
Violet: "Do you ever get star struck? And when did this last happen to you?"
Melissa: "so i am not model thin but i do work out a couple times a week"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Jilleanna:
What is your favorite color?
Melissa: "i try to eat well during the week but give myself the weekends to eat what i want"
Violet: "purple is mine, of course."
Melissa: "I got starstruck with John Travolta my lifelong crush"
Melissa: "and recently with Jim Carrey"
Melissa: "but I played it off well"
Violet: "He seems like such a nice guy - Grease is still one of the best movies of all time."
Melissa: "my favorite color was purple when i was younger"
Violet: "Is Jim Carrey as crazy in person as he is in the movies?"
Melissa: "but now it is cranberry"
Melissa: "iLOVE GREASE"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Emily24:
What is it like to have a production company with your mom? Chloe, Los Angeles
Melissa: "hes really down to earth and sweet"
Melissa: "We try to put together movies and shows that families can watch together"
Melissa: "because it is something we both believe in"
Violet: "Is it hard to work so closely with her. I know my mom and I would probably disagree a
lot, even though we love eachother"
Melissa: "if you are going to sit in front of the tube"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Jont:
You always look great. Would you share your top beauty tip with us? Perky, Stoke-on-Trent, England
Melissa: "let it be something that you can discuss together"
Melissa: "i have so many secrets..."
Melissa: "i would say mosturize"
Violet: "come on, give it up"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Marla:
Do you have a best friend? 1971. T.O.
Melissa: "that is the best advice i can give any girl"
Melissa: "i HAVE A bunch"
Violet: "Robin from Spencer NY wants to know, who is your favorite character on the show?"
Melissa: "They're 5 that work on the show with me, my 2oldest little sisters, and 2 in NY"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from IRCGal:
Hi Melissa... Today'z my birthday! and i was woundering is being 12 a BAD thing? because people in my
class say 12 is a bad age for just me :( coz they always pick at me --Shannon... Augusta GA
Melissa: "me of course "
Melissa: "no its the cat"
Violet: "favoritism, huh"
Violet: "i love the cat too."
Melissa: "no my little sister is 12 and everyone loves her"
Violet: "12 is a hard age, bodies are changing and things like that. But don't worry, it only lasts a
year - then your an official teen!"
Violet: "Hi Robin from Spencer!!"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Bek13:
What is your favorite restaurant?
Violet: "We are going to be winding down soon, so let's get in your final questions..."
Violet: "I heard Pinot Bistro is great - in Studio city"
Violet: "my mom went there"
Violet: "Melissa, what made you choose to do this chat on, the new Teen
Violet: "We are so glad you did...."
Melissa: "Happy Birthday"
Melissa: "im back"
Melissa: "sorry about the trouble"
Violet: "computer glitch, huh"
Melissa: "yep"
Melissa: "any more questions"
Melissa: "??"
Violet: "I wanted to know what made you choose to be a part of the launch of the new Teen
Center at"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Wizari:
What do you like to do when you have spare time? Ashlee~Atlanta, GA
Melissa: "I thought it would be fun to talk to some people, teens, fans and see whats going on
inthe world"
Melissa: "I like to go to the movies"
Melissa: "go boarding"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from Lilly:
How would you suggest a girl wanting to start acting start? Emily, Canada
Melissa: "stay in school and take some acting classes"
Melissa: "and brush up on some music and dance as well"
violet_ presents the speaker with a question from sab:
Have you ever seen an episode of "Sabrina" or "Clarissa" with a foreign dubbing ? ;-) - Sascha,
Melissa: "not yet sascha but i hope to soon"
Melissa: "it would be very funny"
Violet: "Where do you hope to be in five years?"
Melissa: "I cant even think about tomorrow"
Melissa: "but i would like to have a career where i could be really picky about my projects and
work for the love opf it"
Melissa: "BYE"
Melissa: "it was fun"
Melissa: "see you next time"
Violet: "I hope all of you who logged on will visit me again and send me an e-mail or two. I look
forward to all of your feedback and visits to the Teen Center at WWW.VAGISIL.COM"
Violet: "Bye Melissa. have a Happy Holiday and a great new Year! And Happy Holidays to the
Violet: "Stay tuned for more fun soon........"
Violet: "and check back for a transcript of the whole chat!"
Violet: "Bye for now!"