Danica Mckellar Biography

Updated On Jan 25, 2019 Published On Sep 02, 2015
Facts of Danica Mckellar
Date of Birth: 1975 , January-3
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
Name Danica McKellar
Birth Name Danica Mae McKellar
Nick Name Danica
Father Christopher McKellar
Mother Mahaila McKellar
Nationality American
Birth Place/City La Jolla, San Diego, California, United States
Religion Christian
Ethnicity mixed
Profession Acting, Modeling
Net Worth $3 Million USD
Body Measurements 34-26-32 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
Breast Size 34 in
Waist size 26 in
Hip Size 32 in
Neck Size 8.9
Shoe Size 10
Weight in KG 56 kg
Famous for The Wonder Years
Married Yes
Married to Mike Verta, Scott Sveslosky
Children Draco
Divorce Mike Verta
Education University of California
Books Math Doesn't Suck, Kiss My Math, Hot X: Algebra Exposed, Girls Get Curves: Geometry Takes Shape
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Danica Mckellar is an American actress and an author who is currently 44 years of age. She is best known for playing the character of Winnie Cooper in the TV show The Wonder Years. As an author, Danica Mckellar has published several books like Girls Get Curves: Geometry Takes ShapeMath Doesn't Suck, to name a few.

Danica Mckellar's early life

Danica Mckellar was born as Danica Mae McKellar on the 3rd of January, 1975 in La Jolla, California. She is the daughter of parents Christopher Mckellar and Mahaila Mckellar. Danica is an American nationality and her ethnicity is mixed.

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Danica Mckellar is a fluent speaker of French. She started taking acting classes at the age of 7 from the Lee Strasberg Institute. She attended the University of California, from where she earned her bachelor's degree in Science and a major in Mathematics.

Danica Mckellar's career

Danica Mckellar got her first break in her teenage, in The Wonder Years comedy-drama series featuring Daniel SternAlley Mills, and Jason Hervey

Apart from acting Danica McKellar has also done many voice-overs. She has voiced the character of Miss Martian in the TV show Young Justice and is currently voicing Judy Jetson in The Jetsons after the death of actress Janet Waldo.

 

She wrote and directed two short films too; Broken (2005) and Speechless (2001)

Danica Mckellar is also an author and has four books to her name: Math Doesn't Suck, Kiss My Math, Hot X: Algebra Exposed and Girls Get Curves: Geometry Takes Shape.

Danica Mckellar's personal life

Danica Mckellar married her long-term boyfriend Mike Verta on 22 March 2009 but sadly their relationship could not last long and the couple ended their relationship with a divorce in February 2013. She has a child with her former husband Mike; a son whose name is Draco Verta.

After Danica Mckellar divorced Mike, she moved on with her life and started dating her current spouse Scott Sveslosky. They got married on November 15, 2014, after months of dating. She is not having any other extramarital affair as she has a happy family. 

Danica Mckellar's net worth

Danica Mckellar has a successful career and has a net worth of $3 million along with a handsome amount of salary. However, information about her salary amount has not been revealed yet.

She also earned quite well from the sales of her books. although she has not revealed the earnings she made from the sales of her four books, we can still assume that they are part of her current net worth.

Danica Mckellar's body measurements

Danica Mckellar has a height of five feet and four inches (163 cms) and her body weight is 53 kgs. Her body measurement is 33-23-34 inches.

Danica Mckellar facts on timeline

Born in San Diego, California

January 3 , 1975

Danica Mckellar was born in La Jolla, San Diego, California, United States to mother Mahalia and father Christopher. Crystal McKellar is her elder sister and also has two half brothers Chris Junior and Connor McKellar. She belongs to white Ethnicity.

Married to Mike Verta

March 22 , 2009

Danica Mckellar married her long time boyfriend Mike Verta in March 22, 2009 but sadly their relationship could not last long. So they decided to separate on 2012 and the couple was granted divorce in February 2013. She has a son whose name is Draco.

Divorced to Mike Verta

2013

Danica Mckellar's relationship with Mike could not last long and the couple was granted divorce in February 2013. She has a son whose name is Draco. After her divorce, she moved on with her life and started dating her current spouse Scott Sveslosky.

Married again to Scott Sveslosky

November 15 , 2014

After her divorce, Danica Mckellar moved on with her life and started dating her current spouse Scott Sveslosky. They got married in November 15, 2014. She is not having any extra marital affair as she has happy family

Started career on The Wonder Years

1988

Danica Mckellar started taking acting classes at the age of 7, and gets her first break in her teen age, in the wonder Years comedy-drama series that ran six seasons on ABC from 1988 to 1993. Danica role was Gwendolyn "Winnie" Cooper, the main love interest of Kevin Arnold on the show.

studied Bachelor of Science in Mathematics

1998

Danica Mckellar studied a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics with honors (summa cum laude) in 1998 at UCLA. She has been an amazing author as well and her books are sold in millions of quantity all over the world.

Published Book titled Math Doesn't Suck

2008

Danica Mckellar published her first book Math Doesn't Suck: How to Survive Middle School Math without Losing Your Mind or Breaking a Nail in 2008 with Mary Lynn Blasutta which was New York Times bestseller. Her book was well appreciated and reviewed by Tara C. Smith and Anthony Jones.

Awarded by Joint Policy Board for Mathematics (JPBM) Com

2014

Danica Mckellar received the Joint Policy Board for Mathematics (JPBM) Communications Award in January 2014. She got the award for her book and efforts for encouraging "countless middle and high school students, especially girls, to be more interested in mathematics.”