Miranda Cosgrove
Birth name

Miranda Taylor Cosgrove

Born on

May 14, 1993

Gender Female
Height 5' 6"


Eye color Brown
Hair color Brown
Role Singer of Raining Sunshine
Years active 2001-present

Miranda Taylor Cosgrove (born May 14, 1993) is an American actress and singer-songwriter. Cosgrove is best known for her role as Carly Shay on the Nickelodeon teen sitcom iCarly.

Early Life & Career

At the age of three, she was discovered by a talent agent while singing and dancing at the Los Angeles restaurant, Taste of L.A. Her career began at the age of three when she appeared in television commercials. In 2004, she landed a role in the TV series Drake and Josh, playing the role of Megan Parker. After the shows discontinuation in 2007, she (along with Jenette McCurdy and Nathan Kress), starred in the teen sitcom iCarly. In 2010, she voiced Margo in Despicable Me, and also voiced her in Despicable Me 2. She is now currently at college at the University of Southern California.


  • She is believed to be voicing Margo oncemore in Despicable Me 3.