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Jennette Mccurdy Biography

Jennette Mccurdy
  • Age: 25 years old
  • Birth Nation: United States of America
  • Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
  • Birth Sign: Gemini
  • Name: Jennette McCurdy
  • Nationality: American
  • Birth Place/City: Long Beach, California, United States
  • Profession: Acting, Modeling
  • Net Worth: $185 Million USD
  • Body Measurements: 36-26-32 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
  • Breast Size: 36
  • Waist size: 26 in
  • Hip Size: 32 in
  • Neck Size: 9.2
  • Shoe Size: 9
  • Weight in KG: 59 kg
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Synopsis

Jennette McCurdy is a prominent actress, producer, screenwriter and singer-songwriter. She has specialized in country pop and is well known for her character as Sam Puckett on Nickelodeon sitcom, iCarly. She has made her appearances in numerous television series in her career.

Early Life 

Michelle was born as Jennette Michelle Faye McCurdy on 26th June 1992 in Long Beach, California, U.S. She was raised in Garden Grove with her three older brothers named Marcus, Scott, and Dustin.

Michelle is of Irish, French, Swedish, Italian and English background. Jennette developed curiosity in acting after watching actor Harrison Ford in Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope.

Career

Michelle commenced her acting career in 2000 on MADtv. She was eight years old during that time. Soon after, she began emerging in scores of television series like CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Lincoln Heights, Will & Grace, True Jackson, VP,  and Malcolm in the Middle.

Her other works include Law and Order SVU, Medium, The Inside, Judging Amy, Karen Sisco, Close to Home, Over There and also Close to Home. She has starred in the Nickelodeon TV series iCarly as Sam Puckett.

Michelle received many awards for her work in “iCarly.” Her notable awards include the 2010 Australian Kids Choice Award, 2011 Kids Choice Award, 2011 Kids Choice Award, and 2012 Kids Choice Award.

She received nominations for three 2008 Young Artist Award, 2009 Teen Choice Award. Jennette appeared in the 2003 Hollywood Homicide. Later, she was nominated for a Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Television Series-Guest Starring Young Actress for her performance in Strong Medicine.

Michelle also appeared as character Bertha in Fred: The Movie. She signed into United Talent Agency’s cast of actor and performers for film, TV, music and other areas on 1st December 2011.

Michelle reprised her role as character Sam Puckett in the Nickelodeon series Sam & Cat. Then Jennette went on to launch her own online show named What’s Next for Sarah?”. Jennette is a proud executive producer, editor as well as an actor of the show.

She announced on her official website that she was working on her debut album in June 2008. She released her first single named So Close on 10th March 2009. Then her second single titled Homeless Heart was released on May 19.  This specific song was released in the honor of Jennette’s recently departed friend Cody Walters who died at the age of 9 from brain cancer. 

In 2009, Michelle signed an agreement with country music label named Capitol Records Nashville. She began writing articles in the Wall Street Journal and has written eight articles till date.

She includes subjects like Shirley Temple, body shaming and corporate culture of smoke and mirrors. She includes topics that can help people. She published an article titled Off-Camera, My Mom’s Fight With Cancer in the Wall Street Journal on June 11, 2011.

Sadly, on 20th September 2013, her mother Debra McCurdy died of cancer.

Personal Life 

Michelle has also become a columnist for the magazine named Seventeen. She has an apple body shape and she stands at the height of 5 feet 3 inches. She has slender legs and weighs 54 kg with a body measurement of 35-26-34 inches.

Michelle began dating Graham Patrick Martin on 6th September 2004. The couple separated in December 2008. Next to her boyfriend list came Max Ehrich with whom she began dating in September 2010 and ended the relationship a year later. 

In September 2013, Michelle began dating NBA player Andre Drummond whom she met via twitter. The couple dated briefly. Not long after their separation, three racy pictures of Jennette posing seductively for the camera and wearing only lingerie’s were leaked on the internet.

No surprise, Andre Drummond was also blamed publicly for it. Although Jennette strongly claims that it was done by her ex-boyfriend, Drummond callously denies it.

Achievements

Michelle has appeared in numerous TV series covering Victorious, Zoey 101, True Jackson, VP, Malcolm in the Middle and also Lincoln Heights. Jennette is a producer, writer, and actor of her online series “What’s Next for Sarah?”. 

Michelle has been nominated in several award events including Young Artist Award, Teen Choice Awards, and Australian Kids Choice Awards. Jennette has won two Australian Kids Choice award, two Kids Choice Awards and a J-14 Teen Icon Award for her exceptional acting.

Net Worth and Salary

Michelle has maintained an impressive net worth of $3 million. She earns a salary of $50000 for her work in iCarly.

 

  • Last modified : 25 August, 2017
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