Miranda Cosgrove

Miranda Cosgrove



Miranda Taylor Cosgrove[2] (born May 14, 1993)[3] is an American actress and singer. Her career began at the age of three, when she appeared in television commercials. Her film debut came in 2003, when she played Summer Hathaway in School of Rock. She appeared in a number of minor television roles over several years before coming to prominence as Megan Parker on the Nickelodeon TV series Drake & Josh. A few years later, she landed the role of Carly Shay, the lead character in the Nickelodeon TV series iCarly. As of May 2010, Cosgrove earned $180,000 per episode of iCarly, making her the second-highest-paid child star on television.[4] She was listed in the 2012 edition of Guinness World Records as the highest paid child actress for iCarly.[5] On February 15, 2013, it was announced that Cosgrove would be starring as Evie in Girlfriend in a Coma, a television series for NBC, but the series was cancelled when Christina Ricci left the production. Cosgrove again voiced Margo in Despicable Me 2 in 2013. In 2015 she was cast in the NBC comedy pilot Crowded, created by Suzanne Martin.[6]

In music, Cosgrove debuted with iCarly, a soundtrack album released in June 2008, in which she performed four songs. In 2009 she released a five-songs EP, About You Now.[7] Her debut album, Sparks Fly, was released on April 27, 2010. In January 2011, Cosgrove revealed that her second EP would be titled High Maintenance (EP) and also released the first single from the same. The song, titled "Dancing Crazy", was written by Avril Lavigne[8] and debuted at number forty on the US Billboard Adult Pop Songs[9] peaked at number one-hundred on the Billboard Hot 100. A cover of Cat Stevens's "First Cut Is The Deepest" was posted on Cosgrove's official YouTube channel on July 21, 2013.[10]



Despicable Me 2
Despicable Me 2 is a 2013 American 3D computer-animated comedy film and the sequel to the 2010 animated film Despicable Me.
Despicable Me
Despicable Me is a 2010 American 3D computer-animated comedy film from Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment that was released on July 9, 2010 in the United States.
Sparks Fly
Sparks Fly is the debut studio album by American actress and pop singer Miranda Cosgrove.
Dancing Crazy
"Dancing Crazy" is a song by American recording artist Miranda Cosgrove.

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Miranda Cosgrove: 'I Was Too Shy For Pool Parties As A Kid'
Contact Music  –  May 20, 2016
Now 23, the former iCarly star admits maintaining a positive body image as a teenager was difficult, because she always felt like she was being judged by her peers. "I definitely had moments when I didn't want to go to a pool party because I was like, 'Oh ...
Miranda Cosgrove Admits She Used to Struggle with Body Image: I Was Scared of Pool Parties
People  –  May 19, 2016
Miranda Cosgrove says maintaining a positive body image used to be a struggle. "I definitely had moments when I didn't want to go to a pool party because I was like, 'Oh my gosh, I'll have to wear a bathing suit' – just the whole like thing of going ...
Miranda Cosgrove Opens Up About Her Body Image Struggles
Celebuzz  –  May 19, 2016
The iCarly actress talks pool parties, body image struggles, and being shy in a new interview with People. Miranda Cosgrove, 23, explained that she used to be self-conscious going to pool parties: I definitely had moments when I didn’t want to go to a ...
Eva Longoria's Telenovela, Miranda Cosgrove's Crowded and Melissa George's Heartbeat are some of the TV shows canceled by NBC
Daily Mail  –  May 13, 2016
The cuts represent most of the network’s freshman shows that debuted in the second half of the current broadcast season. Two fates remain uncertain among the network’s lineup: Sophomore drama The Mysteries of Laura and second-season comedy The ...
Miranda Cosgrove's New Show 'Crowded' Cancelled at NBC
media.justjaredjr.com  –  May 13, 2016
Miranda Cosgrove‘s new show, Crowded, will not be returning for another season on NBC. The network just announced the show, which also starred Patrick Warburton, Mia Serafino, Carrie Preston and Stacy Keach, has been cancelled alongside a few others.
Miranda Cosgrove & Jennette McCurdy Hit Up the City Year Spring Break Event in LA
Teen Daily  –  May 7, 2016
Former iCarly co-stars Miranda Cosgrove and Jennette McCurdy were spotted on the red carpet in Culver City, California on Saturday (May 7), where they attended the City Year Los Angeles Spring Break event at Sony Pictures Studios. Miranda was spotted ...


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