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Miranda Cosgrove

Miranda Cosgrove

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Famous as :

Actress, singer

Birth Name :

Miranda Taylor Cosgrove

Birth Date :

May 14, 1993

Birth Place :

Los Angeles, California, USA

Claim to fame :

As Megan Parker in TV series "Drake & Josh" (2004-2007)

Biography


Miranda Cosgrove was born on May 14, 1993 by the name Miranda Taylor Cosgrove. She was discovered by talent scouter at the age of three when singing and dancing at restaurant Taste of L.A. Since then, she became a child model and appeared in a number of TV commercials. In 2000, she began auditioning for theaters and TV roles. Her first appearance in the small screen project was as a 5-year-old Lana Lang in the 2001 pilot of TV series "Smallville".

Two years later, she made her debut in a feature film titled "The School of Rock". Her portrayal as a young girl with great ambition and discipline named Summer Hathaway was praised by movie critics and she got a nomination for Best On-Screen Team along with co-stars Jack Black, Aleisha Allen, Rebecca Brown and Kevin Alexander Clark at 2004 MTV Movie Awards.

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Report: Miranda Cosgrove Suffers $2.5 Million Losses After Tour Bus Accident

October 27, 2014 09:02:32 GMT

has had a virtual career collapse that has cost her millions of dollars, TMZ reports. According to the site, the star of "" has filed legal documents in which she explains her reason to sue over her 2011 tour bus accident.
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Miranda Cosgrove Obtains Permanent Restraining Order Against Obsessed Fan

October 10, 2014 04:59:29 GMT

obtained a permanent restraining order against a fan named Joshua Stockton, who previously threatened to commit suicide to demonstrate his love for her. The 21-year-old actress appeared in an L.A. court on Thursday, October 9 as the judge ordered Joshua to stay away from her or face time behind bars.
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Miranda Cosgrove Wins Restraining Order Against Obsessive Fan

September 22, 2014 06:11:40 GMT

has been granted a restraining order against a male fan who threatened to commit suicide over his unrequited love. According to TMZ, the former "" star requested the restraining order after the fan named Joshua Stockton allegedly had been following the actress endlessly using clues from social media posts. He reportedly also went to her campus at USC to see her.
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Kids' Choice Awards 2014: Full Winners List

March 30, 2014 06:00:40 GMT

and were the top winners at the 27th Annual Nickelodeon's Kids Choice Awards. The British boyband and the "" actress took two nods each at the Saturday, March 29 ceremony.
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Miranda Cosgrove Suing Over 2011 Tour Bus Accident

June 21, 2013 04:58:00 GMT

files a lawsuit over her tour bus crash, nearly two years after it happened. The "" actress and her mother, who was on the bus when the accident happened in August 2011, blame the driver of the bus, the driver of the tractor and the transportation companies for what happened.
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NBC Pilots: Miranda Cosgrove Joins 'Girlfriend in a Coma', Minnie Driver Stars in 'About a Boy'

February 16, 2013 02:21:56 GMT

After wrapping up her stint on Nickelodeon's "", will next be seen on network TV. The 19-year-old actress lands a role in NBC's comedy pilot "", based on Douglas Coupland's novel, which has already had in the cast lineup.
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'Dallas' Star Larry Hagman Died at 81 After Losing Battle Against Cancer

November 24, 2012 05:46:29 GMT

Larry Hagman, who's well known for his antagonist role as a cunning oil baron J.R. Ewing in 1980s classic soap opera "" that continued in a 2012 version, has passed away in a Dallas hospital after losing his courageous battle against cancer. He was 81.
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'iCarly' Stars Tweet Gratitude to Fans as Series Finale Airs

November 24, 2012 05:16:10 GMT

After five years and six seasons, "" pulled down the curtain for the last time on Friday, November 23. As viewers bid farewell to their beloved show and characters, the stars of the teen show took to Twitter to thank fans for their support all this time.
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Rosie O'Donnell Apologizes for 'Fear of Little People' Comment

February 17, 2012 01:30:58 GMT

is taking responsibility for saying that she has a "mild fear or anxiety around little people" on "". After "Little People, Big World" stars Matthew and Amy Roloff admitted they are saddened by her confession, the talk show host/comedienne took to her Twitter to apologize for the comment.
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2012 Annual Kids' Choice Awards Nominees Announced

February 16, 2012 19:18:38 GMT

The nominees for the 25th Annual Kids' Choice Awards have been unveiled. Fans can vote for their favorite stars beginning March 1 on Nick.com in addition to a Facebook application and Twitter custom hash tags.
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Miranda Cosgrove Credits Bus Driver for Fast Thinking Before Accident

August 12, 2011 01:34:50 GMT

suffered a broken ankle after her tour bus got involved in an accident recently, but she is reportedly singing praise for her bus driver. TMZ reported that the "" star has been telling those close to her that the bus driver's quick thinking has saved her life.
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Miranda Cosgrove's 'iCarly' Renewed Up to Season 5

April 15, 2011 06:10:20 GMT

Nickelodeon's juggernaut "" has been renewed for a fifth season. The children show fronted by scored a huge 7.4 million viewers on the recent Saturday, April 9 episode, making it the most watched basic cable program that week and a top kids' cable telecast this year in terms of viewers.
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Miranda Cosgrove Accepted at Two of Her Dream Colleges

April 13, 2011 04:59:15 GMT

Teenage actress 's college dreams are coming true. She's been accepted at two prestigious universities in New York and Los Angeles.
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Miranda Cosgrove Forced to Avoid Studying in Public Libraries

March 30, 2011 07:57:40 GMT

Teenage singer/actress has been forced to find a new quiet place to do her homework because she attracts too much attention from fans when she studies in public. The "iCarly" star, 17, has a private tutor and used to head to local libraries near her Los Angeles house to research and complete her school work.
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Miranda Cosgrove Leads Nickelodeon's Anti-Bullying Campaign

March 29, 2011 08:24:08 GMT

Actress is leading a new TV campaign to raise awareness about bullying in the digital age. The "" star has joined forces with executives at children's TV network Nickelodeon and a host of its young actors to stamp out the hurtful behavior among youths and advise kids on what to do if they are targeted by bullies online.
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Video Premiere: Miranda Cosgrove's 'Dancing Crazy'

February 14, 2011 09:27:21 GMT

's "Dancing Crazy" music video has just gone viral. It follows the Nickelodeon songstress going out with a bunch of her pals. "I like you and you like me/ We get together and we're happy," so she sings.
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Nickelodeon's 2011 Kids' Choice Awards Nominations in TV

February 11, 2011 02:23:19 GMT

Kids are actually watching Disney and Nickelodeon shows. Picked by kids, almost all the TV nominees at this year's Kids' Choice Awards are from those two networks. "" and "" tie at four while "" scores three, including a nomination for for the umpteenth time.
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Miranda Cosgrove Is Not Completely Over Ex-Boyfriend

February 02, 2011 04:22:43 GMT

"" star is nursing a broken heart after splitting from her boyfriend of three years. The 17 year old is refusing to name the mystery man, only revealing they met at work on her TV show. But the break-up has left her devastated and she is convinced her ex will forever be the "one who got away".
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2011 People's Choice Awards Arrival: Taylor Swift, Selena Gomez and More

January 06, 2011 02:53:39 GMT

2011 People's Choice Awards has started welcoming the guests on Wednesday night, January 5 by rolling out the blue carpet. Seen among the first coming to the show were and .
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Miranda Cosgrove's Single 'Dancing Crazy' Written by Avril Unveiled

December 15, 2010 09:41:56 GMT

's brand new single "Dancing Crazy" which inspires the name of her upcoming tour has been sent to radios across the country. The bouncy dance track is produced by acclaimed music maker Max Martin and co-written by .
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Greyson Chance Will Be 'Dancing Crazy' on Miranda Cosgrove's Tour

December 09, 2010 09:02:58 GMT

will be on the road with Nickelodeon songstress , Just Jared Jr. reported. The 13-year-old musician will be playing his own songs and covers of popular tracks on the traveling show which kicks off in January 2011.
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New 'Tron Legacy' Clip, Poster and TV Spot Released

November 03, 2010 08:13:24 GMT

In a bold move, Walt Disney Pictures releases a culmination clip of "" which now suggests that the meeting between Sam and Kevin Flynn is only half way of the movie. Quorra helps reuniting Sam and his father who is trapped in world of fierce programs and gladiatorial games for 25 years.
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New 'Glee' 2.06 Preview Reveals Kurt's Boyfriend

November 03, 2010 07:18:22 GMT

"" skips this week from airing a new episode but FOX offers a new sneak peek of the next one. Titled "Never Been Kissed", it looks like the episode is going to focus largely on Kurt's new finding which comes in the form of .
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Rihanna Sends Condolences to Young Broadway Star Shannon Tavarez

November 03, 2010 06:10:49 GMT

Grammy-winning singer has sent her condolences to young Broadway star Shannon Tavarez who passed away at 11 after a long battle with acute myeloid leukaemia. The 22-year-old star along with and have given their support behind Shannon's campaign to find a bone marrow match.
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'Life Unexpected' Not Picked Up for Full Season

November 03, 2010 05:57:36 GMT

Sad news came for "" fans. The CW show could not retain the season 1 rating when it premiered the sophomore year this Fall and the network has canceled plan to order a full season.
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New 'Gulliver's Travels' Trailer Exposes More Lilliputians

November 03, 2010 04:18:36 GMT

Almost six months after the first trailer release, 20th Century Fox finally unleashes the second trailer of "" which would entertain the U.S. audience on December 22. The new trailer is faster in pace and reveals more of the Lilliput world compared to the previous one. It consequently reminds viewers that , , and are in the movie too.
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Kanye West, Jessica Simpson and Miranda Cosgrove Lined Up for Macy's Thanksgiving

November 03, 2010 03:58:46 GMT

The line-up of this year's Macy's Thanksgiving Day has just been announced, ranging from rap mogul to pop singer to teen singer . The other stars included for the festivity are , Arlo Guthrie, and .
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Miranda Cosgrove's 'Today' Performance Captured in Pictures and Videos

September 07, 2010 03:56:41 GMT

spent the recent Labor Day on September 6 by taking the stage of Rockefeller Center for summer concert series of "Today" show. The "" star wore black outfit and rocked her songs such as "Kissin' U" and "BAM".
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Jack Black Reunites With Miranda Cosgrove on 'iCarly'

August 12, 2010 04:00:13 GMT

is jumping from one TV series to another. In the past two years alone, he has shown up on "" and "". This time he's moving away from the NBC label to guest star on Nickelodeon's "".
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Sandra Bullock Granted Permanent Restraining Order Against Longtime Stalker

August 07, 2010 05:00:32 GMT

On Friday morning, August 6, has been granted a permanent restraining order against a man who has a history of stalking her and allegedly traveled cross-country to try to meet her after being released from a mental hospital, TMZ reported. The order will remain in place for three years.
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