Miranda Cosgrove Biography

Updated On Jan 01, 2018 Published On Jan 19, 2017
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Date of Birth: 1993 , May-14
Birth Nation: United States
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Miranda Cosgrove made her first TV appearance with a 2001 TV show Smallville. Her appearance in the film School of Rock led to her first TV role where she began to work on Nickelodeon's Drake & Josh. She also made her appearances in What's New Scooby Do & Lilo and Stitch and also voiced in the hit animated movie Despicable Me and its sequel.

After getting fame and completing the final episode of Drake & Josh she decided to make her own series named as iCarly where she performed and recorded theme song Leave It All to Me for the series. For the series, she made an income of $180 thousand per episode.

She is also the playback singer for the famous animation film Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs too and also released her album Sparks Fly.  

Miranda Cosgrove has been through several relationships in her life. She has dated Nat Wolff, James Maslow and also James Franco.

She is currently single and has an estimated net worth of around $ 8 million. 

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Born in Los Angeles

May 14 , 1993

Miranda Cosgrove is born on 14th May 1993 in Los Angeles. Her father name is Tom Cosgrove and mother Chris Cosgrove. Miranda has mixed descent background of English, Irish, and French. She holds American Nationality and belongs to White Ethnicity.

Debut her film School of Rock


Cosgrove made her film debut in the film School of Rock. In the movie, she played Summer Hathaway, who is a young girl with great ambition and discipline who finds herself adjusting to the free-spirited nature of the new teacher.

landed her first major in Television Series


Miranda Cosgrove landed her first major role in a television series when she was awarded as the main role in the Nickelodeon series Drake & Josh, along with Drake Bell and Josh Peck. In the series, she portrayed Megan Parker who is the mischievous younger sister of the title characters. 

Awarded the role Munch


Miranda was awarded the role of Munch in the Disney Channel Film called Here Comes Peter Cottontail. In the film, she portrays a female mouse who is rescued from a hawk by Junior and Flutter and subsequently comes along for the adventure that the characters must take

Released her first solo recording

February 3 , 2009

Cosgrove released her first solo recording the extended play About You Now with five songs. In order to promote the animated film Cloudy with a Changes of Meatballs she released a single entitled "Raining Sunshine" with an accompanying music video.

Released her Soundtrack

January 24 , 2012

Cosgrove released her second iCarly's soundtrack, iSoundtrack II which was produced by Dr. Luke. It was announced that the show's seventh season was the last for iCarly. The series finale iGoodbye was aired on November 23, 2012.

Cast in NBC


Miranda was cast in the NBC comedy pilot Crowded which was created by Suzanne Martin which was executive produced by Sean Hayes. She played Shea, an Astrophysics Ph.D. graduate from MIT, who does not know what to do in post-college life, and so decides with her sister to move home to find out, driving her parents crazy