Popularly known for portraying the lead character of Harriet M. Welch in Harriet, the Spy, Michelle Trachtenberg is a talented American actress who has taken the film industry by storm. Being active in her career since 1990, Trachtenberg has achieved quite a lot over the years and has amassed a substantial amount of wealth for herself. This piece takes a look at the net worth of Michelle Trachtenberg in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Michelle Christine Trachtenberg was born on October 11, 1985, in New York City. She is the youngest of two daughters of Lana and Michael Trachtenberg. Her mother was a bank manager, and her father was a fiber-optics engineer. She is of the Jewish religion, and her grandparents live in Israel. Trachtenberg was raised in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, together with her sister Irene.
She attended The Bay Academy for the Arts and Sciences. Trachtenberg later enrolled in Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, California.
There is not much information available on Michelle Trachtenberg’s personal life. She is however reported to be single.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Michelle Trachtenberg made her first television debut at the age of three in a commercial for Wisk detergent. Following that Michelle made an appearance in more than 100 other ads. Her first credited role was as Nona F. Mecklenberg on the Nickelodeon series The Adventures of Pete & Pete. The show ran from 1994 until 1996. She also played Lily Montgomery on the soap opera All My Children during the same period.
In 1996, Trachtenberg got a start to her film career with the title role in Harriet, the Spy. After that, Trachtenberg went on to star in the short-lived television series Meego. Her role in the series won her a Young Artist Award. In 1999, she returned to film for Inspector Gadget. She continued to star in several other films and television shows. Trachtenberg has also made guest appearances in TV dramas like Law & Order: Criminal Intent. Her current works include Black Christmas and the CW hit show Gossip Girl.
Net Worth & Earnings
The American actress is building up her career as the years go by. Michelle Trachtenberg has a net worth of $11 million. She has made her earnings through her acting roles in television shows and films. She also has one voice acting in several animated films. Trachtenberg also earned from being the cover girl for Maxim Magazine.
At the age of 33, Michelle Trachtenberg has managed to progress well when it comes to her career. Although some of her roles have received backlash from her fans, she continues to grow and improve her character behind the screens, taking on new and challenging goals. Considering that she is still very young, Trachtenberg has a lot more to do in the acting industry.