Michelle Trachtenberg – Height, Weight, Age, Movies & Family – Biography

Michelle Trachtenberg

Michelle Trachtenberg is an American model and an actress; she was born on October 11th 1985. Michelle started her career at a very young age; she is very much known for her role in the American drama series Buffy the Vampire Slayer where she played the character of Dawn Summers in the year 2002-2003. She is also known for a few of her recurring roles as Georgina Sparks in Gossip Girl and Nona Mecklenberg in The Adventures of Pete & Pete.

Michelle Trachtenberg – Height, Weight, Age, Movies & Family – Biography

Michelle Trachtenberg Childhood Accomplishments

Michelle Trachtenberg began her career at a very young age when she was merely 3, after she made her first appearance in the commercial of Wisk detergent. After this she appeared in more than 100 commercials. However, she made her acting debut in the Nickelodeon TV series, The Adventures of Pete & Pete as Nona F. Mecklenberg from 1994 to 1996. In the same year, she also starred on the soap opera All My Children as Lily Montgomery alongside Sarah Michelle Gellar.

Michelle Trachtenberg Awards & Achievements

Michelle won the Young Artist Award in two consecutive years (1997-1998) for her marvellous performance in the feature film Harriet the Spy where she played the lead role and as the best supporting actress in the comedy series Meego.

In the year 2000 she had won two awards for the comedy film Inspector Gadget as the best young artist and the best supporting actress.

Best Known For

She is best known for her character Dawn Summers which she played in the American Drama series Buffy the Vampire Slayer; she took on this project in 2000. However, she is very much appreciated for her role in The Adventures of Pete & Pete as Nona Macklenberg. She also appeared in the movie EuroTrip and had a recurring role in the HBO series Six Feet Under. She played Celeste, a spoiled pop star for whom Keith Charles served as a bodyguard in the TV series ‘Six Feet Under’.

Michelle Trachtenberg Body Measurements

Height5 ft 7 in / 171 cm
Weight130 lb / 59 kg
Breast Size33 in / 86 cm
Bra Size38 B (US) / 85 B (EU)
Cup SizeB (US)
Body Measurements33-25-35 in | 86-66-89 cm
Chest Size33 in / 86 cm
Waist Size25 in / 66 cm
Hips Size35 in / 89 cm
Shoe Size7.5 (US)
Dress Size8 (US) or 38 (EU)
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorDark Blonde
Natural Breasts or ImplantsNatural

Michelle Trachtenberg Pre-Relationships

In the year 2014, Michelle was spotted with Kid Cudi leaving a Marmont Hotel together. Cudi is a record artist and actor. She also dated Josh Groban, an American singer, songwriter and an Actor. Michelle was engaged to a store manager named Scott Stanford from the year 2008-2010. In 2004, Michelle was romantically engaged to Shawn Ashmore, a Canadian film and television actor, best known for his roles in Animorphs and Agent Mike Weston in The Following. The couple dated for almost two years and broke their relationship in August 2006. Currently, she is dating her talent agent Jay Cohen.

Michelle Trachtenberg Family & Personal Life

Michelle Trachtenberg was born in New York City, the daughter of a bank manager and fiber-optics engineer, Lana and Michael Trachtenberg respectively. She went to Catholic high school because tuition was cheaper than that of a Jewish one; she is fluent in Russian. She celebrates Christmas and “all” religions, having gone to Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, California. Her grandparents are from Russia and Germany, and her father is an engineer.

Michelle Trachtenberg Personal Info

Full NameMichelle Christine Trachtenberg
Date of Birth11 October 1985 (age 36 years)
BirthplaceNew York City, New York, U.S.
Zodiac SignLibra
Father NameMichael Trachtenberg
Mother NamesLana
Sibling NamesIrene Trachtenberg (Older Sister)
Marital StatusUnmarried

Interesting Facts About Michelle Trachtenberg

  1. Michelle Trachtenberg believes in the existence of Unicorns, according to some of the sources it has been discovered that Michelle is a woman whose belief in the mythological unicorns has led her to select unicorn national Day as her second favourite holiday, after Halloween, according to her Twitter Account.
  2. She is Fluent in Russian: Michelle’s maternal side is Russian so she is very much in ease with the language.
  3. She was the first choice to play Twilight’s Bella Swan, Catherine Hardwicke wanted her to play the role of Bella Swan, but Michelle had her schedule full with the shooting of Buffy, so she passed the role onto Kristen Stewart.
  4. She practises Christian and Jewish beliefs.
  5. She was bullied in 8th grade, Michelle’s eighth grade graduation party turned out to be a very cruel event for her.
  6. She confesses that the hurt was physical and mental and recounted that when she went to the bathroom, everybody was in the front yard. The worse thing was the boy Michelle had a crush on was leading the bullies in humiliating her, and everyone else joined.
  7. She is one of the highest paid actresses in the world
  8. She fights against drug use, Michelle is an active spokesperson for organizations and charities like DARE America, R.A.D. and Kmart Kids Race against the use of drugs.

Michelle Trachtenberg Most Favorite Things

Favorite FoodClub sandwiches
Favorite TV ShowHouse (2012)
Favorite DesignersRag & Bone, Marc Jacobs, Chloe, Rebecca Taylor
Favorite AccessoryRebecca Minkoff bag
Mood LightingD.L. & Co candles
Favorite Beauty ProductsStila eyeshadows, Laura Mercier tinted moisturizer
JeansJ Brand
ShoeMonica Botkier

What is Michelle Trachtenberg’s Net Worth?

Trachtenberg’s net worth is $9 million.

What is Michelle Trachtenberg’s source of income?

Her primary income comes from her acting career.

Michelle Trachtenberg’ Education

Trachtenberg did her schooling from Public School PS-99 and I.S. 98 Bay Academy. She completed college at Notre Dame High School.

Michelle Trachtenberg’ Interviews

Michelle Trachtenberg did one of her interviews when she was 11 on the set of Harriet the Spy. This Interview was normally shot in the sets of “Harriet the Spy” where all Trachtenberg and all the other actors were seen to be laughing and having fun. The interview includes few clips from the movie and here Michelle was also witnessed promoting the film and she does it in a humorous way.

Michelle Trachtenberg joined Mario Lopez and Kit Hoover on Access Daily to talk about her new show “Meet, Marry, Murder Hosted”. She also talked about a possible “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” reboot. Michelle said she has not heard about a reboot but hopes that it honours what the fans love.

Brands Michelle Trachtenberg’ owns or uses

Trachtenberg was born and raised in Brooklyn New York, and she still spends a lot of time there, which gives her direct access to some of the best things Hoboken has to offer. One of Hoboken’s best is Electric Picks Jewellery, founded by best friends MJ Carlson and Chantel Gia.

Michelle Trachtenberg Social Media Profiles

Michelle Trachtenberg Movies List

  • 1995 – Melissa
  • 1996 – Harriet the Spy
  • 1998 – Richie Rich’s Christmas Wish
  • 1999 – Inspector Gadget
  • 1999 – Can’t Be Heaven
  • 2004 – EuroTrip, Mysterious Skin
  • 2005 – Ice Princess
  • 2006 – Beautiful Ohio, Black Christmas
  • 2008 – Dragonlance: Dragons of Autumn Twilight
  • 2009 – Against the Current, 17 Again
  • 2010 – Cop Out, DC Showcase: Jonah Hex
  • 2011 – Take Me Home Tonight
  • 2013 – Sexy Evil Genius
  • 2014 – The Scribbler

Michelle Trachtenberg TV Shows

  • 1991 – Law & Order
  • 1993 – Clarissa Explains It All
  • 1993,96 – All My Children
  • 1994,96 – The Adventures of Pete & Pete
  • 1996 – Dave’s World, Space Cases, A Holiday for Love
  • 1997 – Meego
  • 1998 – Blue’s Clues, Reading Rainbow, Guys Like Us
  • 1998,99 – Figure It Out
  • 2000 – A Father’s Choice
  • 2000,03 – Buffy the Vampire Slayer
  • 2001,03 – Truth or Scare
  • 2004 – Six Feet Under
  • 2005 – The Dive from Clausen’s Pier
  • 2006 – House
  • 2006,18 – Robot Chicken
  • 2006 – Law & Order: Criminal Intent
  • 2008,12 – Gossip Girl
  • 2008 – The Circuit
  • 2009,10 – Mercy
  • 2009 – The Super Hero Squad Show
  • 2011 – Love Bites, Weeds
  • 2013 – Criminal Minds, Killing Kennedy, NCIS: Los Angeles
  • 2015 – Sleepy Hollow, SuperMansion, The Christmas Gift
  • 2016 – Chopped Junior, Sister Cities, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

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