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Michelle Trachtenberg

Trachtenberg grew up in Brooklyn and started her acting career young; she began appearing in commercials at the age of 3. She continued to act and dance through her school years, making regular television appearances from the age of 10. She landed a recurring role in the kids' TV show The Adventures of Pete & Pete (1992) and starred in Harriet ... See full bio »

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 2016 Sister Cities (post-production)
 2014/I The Scribbler
 2014 Save the Date (TV Movie)
 2013 NCIS: Los Angeles (TV Series)
Lily Lockhart
- Merry Evasion (2013) ... Lily Lockhart
 2013 Killing Kennedy (TV Movie)
Marina Oswald
 2013 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Diane Turner
- Zugzwang (2013) ... Diane Turner
 2006-2012 Robot Chicken (TV Series)
Gummy Bear / Woman / Samantha Jones / ...
- Saving Private Gigli (2011) ... Gummy Bear / Cindy (voice)
- Tapping a Hero (2007) ... Gummy Bear / Wife / Woman (voice)
- Dragon Nuts (2006) ... Cleaning Woman / Mugging Victim / Woman (voice)
- Celebrity Rocket (2006) ... Dina Lohan (voice)
 2011 Love Bites (TV Series)
- Modern Plagues (2011) ... Jodie
- Keep on Truckin' (2011) ... Jodie
- How To... (2011) ... Jodie
 2010 DC Showcase Original Shorts Collection (Video)
Bar Girl (voice)
 2010 DC Showcase: Jonah Hex (Video short)
Bar Girl (voice)
 2010 Cop Out
 2009 17 Again
 2008 The Circuit (TV Movie)
Kylie Shines
 2007 The Hill (TV Movie)
Maggie Rogers
 2006 House M.D. (TV Series)
Melinda Bardach
- Safe (2006) ... Melinda Bardach
 2004 Six Feet Under (TV Series)
- Coming and Going (2004) ... Celeste
- The Dare (2004) ... Celeste
- Parallel Play (2004) ... Celeste
 2004 EuroTrip
 2000 A Father's Choice (TV Movie)
Kelly McClain
 1999 Bonne Nuit (TV Movie)
Emma Reeves
 1998 Guys Like Us (TV Series)
 1996 A Holiday for Love (TV Movie)
Noelle Murphy
 1996 Space Cases (TV Series)
Prankster #1
- All You Can Eaty (1996) ... Prankster #1
 1996 Dave's World (TV Series)
- Solitaire (1996) ... Angela
 1995 Melissa
Lena (uncredited)
 1991 Law & Order (TV Series)
Dinah Driscoll
- God Bless the Child (1991) ... Dinah Driscoll (uncredited)
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TV commercial: Kohl's department stores. See more »

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5 Interviews | 5 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 12 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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5' 6" (1.68 m)

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[asked if she had any "red-carpet" regrets] I think I did a head-to-toe leopard ensemble once, when I was 10. I think animal print should be taken in moderation. A shoe or a scarf is fine. See more »


She worked with Sarah Michelle Gellar on the long-running All My Children (1970) in the mid-'90s before Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997) and they were good friends. Sarah was the one who recommended Michelle for the part of "Dawn". See more »


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