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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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Buffy the Vampire Slayer
All My Children
All My Children Lilly Benton Montgomery #1 (1993-1996)
EuroTrip Jenny
17 Again
17 Again Maggie


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 2016 Sister Cities
 2015 The Christmas Gift (TV Movie)
 2015 SuperMansion (TV Series)
Blood Moon / Special Guest
- A Midsummer Night's Ream (2015) ... Blood Moon (voice)
- A Shop in the Dark (2015) ... Special Guest (voice)
 2015 Guidance (TV Series)
Anna (2015)
 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 Superman/Shazam!: The Return of Black Adam (Video short)
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 (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
 2004 Trapt: Echo (Short)
 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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Music video: Appeared in the video "Echo" by Trapt. See more »

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

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5' 7½" (1.71 m)

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[on being involved in a Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997) spin-off] I didn't see myself continuing as Dawn because I like to have diversity in my roles. A lot of people are like, "Oh my God! Little Dawn grew up!" And as much as I love you guys, suck it up. See more »


Also attended PS 188 throughout kindergarten. Was in the Gifted and Talented program where her teacher was Mrs. Gomez. See more »


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