Miranda Cosgrove

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Miranda Cosgrove (born Miranda Taylor Cosgrove 14.05.93)

Miranda Cosgrove is an American singer and actress, best known for her debut film appearance in 2003's 'School of Rock', and her Nickelodeon television series 'iCarly'.

Miranda Cosgrove: Net Worth

According to Celebrity Net Worth in 2013, Miranda Cosgrove has a net worth of 7 million USD.

Miranda Cosgrove: Childhood

Miranda Cosgrove was born to Tom and Chris Cosgrove in Los Angeles, California. At the age of three, Cosgrove was seen singing and dancing at Los Angeles restaurant 'Taste of L.A.' by a scouting talent agent. After approaching Cosgrove's mother about having Cosgrove appear in adverts, the agent was able to land Cosgrove roles in commercials for McDonald's and Mello Yello.

Miranda Cosgrove: Career

In 2001, Cosgrove made her first non-commercial television appearance in the pilot episode of 'Smallville', playing the voice of a 5-year-old Lana Lang. Two years later, Cosgrove made her first film appearance alongside Jack Black in the film 'School of Rock'. This led to her first major television role, in which she began to work on Nickelodeon's 'Drake & Josh' in 2004. As she began to get on well with series producer Dan Schneider, additional roles opened up for her, with appearances in animated series' like 'What's New Scooby Do' and 'Lilo and Stitch'.

In 2007, with the final episode of 'Drake & Josh' set to air, Cosgrove was already in talks for her own series, entitled 'iCarly'. With the new show, came a chance for Cosgrove to showcase her singing abilities, as she performed and recorded the theme song for the series. The song, 'Leave It All To Me' was released for digital download, and peaked at number 100 on Billboard's 'Hottest 100' chart. Cosgrove continued to record and release music, including a few songs to promote 2009's 'Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs'.

On 27th April, 2010, Cosgrove released her debut studio album, 'Sparks Fly'. The album was supported by her debut tour, the 'Dancing Crazy Tour', in which she toured across North America and Canada. Some of the later shows had to be cancelled after she broke her ankle in a car crash. She voiced a character in 2010's 'Despicable Me' and its 2013 sequel.

Miranda Cosgrove: Personal Life

Miranda Cosgrove began attending the University of Southern California in 2012 and revealed in an interview that she was majoring in film. She has also worked hard as a supporter for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, and enjoys supporting charities like Education Through Music.
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Miranda Cosgrove Talks Gru-Zinkerbell, Romance And Singing Minions In 'Despicable Me 2' Interview

18th June 2013 -

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Miranda Cosgrove is interviewed about her role as Gru's adopted daughter Margo in the animated comedy sequel 'Despicable Me 2'. She mentions Gru's new fatherly role, the differences from the first one and her favourite...

Despicable Me 2

17th June 2013 -

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Former evil-doer Gru, who once attempted the career-defining heist of stealing the moon, has seemingly left a life of evil deeds and landed himself a new kind of job. Albeit fairly reluctantly and without actually...

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Having hatched an evil plot to steal the moon in the first movie, Gru appears to have let fatherhood take over from his dastardly passions after the adoption of Agnes, Edith and Margo. However, his...

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Following the evil schemes of Gru in 'Despicable Me' involving the hijacking of the moon with his little yellow minions and wicked cohort Dr. Nefario, 'Despicable Me 2' sees their anticipated return in the summer...

Miranda Cosgrove Leaving Sushi Restaurant On Crutches

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Up until recently Gru has always been the number one supervillain until a tremendously nerdy supervillain called Vector takes his crown. Now sworn archenemies Gru must come up with a plan that's so devious that...

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carlos samuel

i am the samy, me and emmanuel think you are super cute and a great artist who is very photogenic and would like to know if any interest Fransi tour or a party to know we live in Paris but in mexico vacasiones we think it's all good we love you

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Dear ICarly i watch all of your web shows fredy is very cute e-mail me back please

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