By starting her career at a young age of three, Miranda Cosgrove has established herself as a leading actress. The American is also a singer and songwriter. She is best known for appearing in ‘Drake & Josh’ as Megan Parker. She has also lent her voice in many movies and has won several awards in her career. To know more about the net worth of Miranda Cosgrove in 2018, read the following article.
Early Life & Biography
Miranda Taylor Cosgrove is the daughter of Chris Casey and Tom Cosgrove. The actress was born in May 1993 in Los Angeles. She is the only child of her parents. Her mother was a homemaker and her father used to own a dry-cleaning business. She is of French, English, and Irish descent.
At a very young age of three, Cosgrove was founded by a talent agent. She used to dance and sing in a restaurant called ‘Taste of L.A.’. She then began to appear in many TV commercials for Mello Yello and McDonald’s. She has also done modeling at a very young age. Coming to her educational profile, she was homeschooled. Later, she went to the University of Southern California.
From 2007 to 2009, Miranda Cosgrove was in a relationship with James Marlow who is an actor. Following their breakup, she was in a relationship with Natt Wolff, who is a songwriter from the United States. The couple remained together from 2009 to 2011. As per reports, the actress is currently single. She is also a philanthropist and has served as the spokesperson of ‘Light the Night Walk’. She has supported St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and Education Through Music.
Career, Awards, & Nomination
In 2001, Miranda Cosgrove lent her voice in an episode of ‘Smallville’. From 2004 to 2007, she was seen as Megan Parker in ‘Drake & Josh’. After guest appearing in several other television series, she then appeared as Carly Shay in ‘Carly’ from 2007 to 2012. This performance made her win the Gracie Allen Award, Young Artist Awards, and Ology Award. She has also received many other nominations for her performance.
Cosgrove then appeared in the television series ‘Crowded’ in 2016. In movies, she was first seen in the 2003 film, ‘School of Rock’. The role fetched her a nomination for the MTV Movie Awards. In 2006, she voiced in the film, ‘Kahn Kluay’. She has also voiced in the ‘Despicable me’ film series. This has made her win the Teen Choice Award and Kids’ Choice Award. She has also received a nomination for the People’s Choice Award. Her other movie credits include ‘The Intruders’, ‘The Wild Stallion’, and ‘Yours, Mine and Ours’.
On the singing front, she released the album, ‘Sparks Fly’ in 2010. It was released on Columbia Records. She has also released two EPs called ‘About You Now’ and ‘High Maintenance’. Her singles include “Stay My Baby”, “Leave It All to Me”, “About You Now”, “Dancing Crazy”, and “Kissin U”.
Net Worth & Earnings
A person who started her career when she was just three must have gone on to make good money for herself. She has lent her voice in many movies which have done commercially well. With that, the actress has made a net worth of over $11 million. She is also active in the musical front and has appeared in many TV series. She has also done many TV movies like ‘Drake & Josh Go Hollywood’, ‘Mystery Girl’, ‘Merry Christmas Drake & Jake’, and ‘Big Time Christmas’.
Miranda Cosgrove is a very influential person. She has won many awards and has got the potential to perform right from an early age. She has also done many concert tours in her career.