Facts of Jennette McCurdy
|Full Name:||Jennette McCurdy|
|Age:||28 years 7 months|
|Birth Date:||June 26, 1992|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Taurus, Pisces, Scorpio|
|Birth Place:||Long Beach, California|
|Siblings:||three (brothers: Marcus, Dustin, and Scott)|
|Profession:||Actress, writer, director, singer, social media personality|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 2 inches (1.57m)|
|Net Worth:||$5 million|
|Award:||‘Australian Kids’ Choice Awards'|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed ( Dutch, French, Italian, Irish, Puerto Rican, and Swedish)|
|Dress Size:||8 (US)|
|Waist Size:||26 inch|
|Bra Size:||35 inch|
|Hip Size:||35 inch|
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Jennette McCurdy is an American actress, singer, director, writer, and social media star who is popularly known for portraying the role of Sam and Melanie Puckett on the Nickelodeon shows iCarly and Sam & Cat.
- 1 What is Jennette McCurdy famous for?
- 2 How old is Jennette McCurdy? Bio, Nationality, Parents
- 3 Education Details
- 4 All About her Career
- 5 Net Worth and Salary
- 6 Awards and Nominations
- 7 Controversy and Rumors
- 8 Is Jennette McCurdy single? Boyfriend, Relationship
- 9 How tall is Jennette McCurdy? Weight, Hair
- 10 Social Media Appearance
- 11 Did You Know?
What is Jennette McCurdy famous for?
- American actress, singer, director, writer, and social media star.
- Known for appearing in the Nickelodeon shows iCarly and Sam & Cat.
How old is Jennette McCurdy? Bio, Nationality, Parents
Jennette McCurdy was born in Long Beach, California on June 26th, 1992. She was raised in nearby Garden Grove. As of 2020, she is 28 years old. She is American by her nationality and belongs to mixed ( Dutch, French, Italian, Irish, Puerto Rican, and Swedish) ethnicity. Similarly, her zodiac sign is Cancer.
Talking about her family, her father’s name is Mark McCurdy and her mother’s name is Debra. Her mother died on 20, September 2013 because of blood cancer. As per her siblings, she has three older brothers named Marcus, Dustin, and Scott.
Talking about her educational background, there is no detailed information about her education history. She has not shared detailed information about her educational background to the public.
All About her Career
Talking about her career, she started her career at the age of 8 by appearing in Mad TV where she portrayed the role of Cassidy Gifford. In 2002, she made an appearance in the movie, Shadow Fury where she played the role of Anna Markov.
Similarly, in 2002, she made her appearance in My Daughter’s tears as Mary Fields. In the same year, she played the role of Jackie Trent in the TV serial ‘CSI: Crime Scene Investigation’.
Similarly, in 2003, she got an opportunity to share the screen with Harrison Ford in ‘Hollywood Homicide’. She also appeared as Amanda Simmons in the film ‘Taylor Simmons’ in the same year. She got huge popularity after playing the role of Sam and Melanie Puckett on the Nickelodeon shows iCarly and Sam & Cat. She has also starred in the Netflix/Citytv drama series Between as Wiley Day from May 2015 to August 2016.
Moreover, she has worked on various movies and Tv Series such as Tylor Simmons, Pet, Bling True Jackson VP, Zoey 101, Malcolm In The Middle, Will & Grace, Strong Medicine, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, The Inside, and Judging Amy. In 2018, she worked as a film director with a short film titled Kenny.
McCurdy is also a good singer. She released her first single, “So Close” on March 10, 2009. Similarly, On May 19, she launched the cover of the Amanda Stott song “Homeless Heart” which was released in honor of McCurdy’s recently deceased friend Cody Waters, who died at the age of 9 from brain cancer.
In 2009, she signed with country music label Capitol Records Nashville. Furthermore, on April 16, 2010, the samples of select songs from McCurdy’s upcoming debut country album were released online. The song clips were released to allow fans to vote for which one they believed should be McCurdy’s first single. Her song “Not That Far Away” received most votes and was released to country radio on May 24, 2010. And iTunes shortly after on June 1. Similarly, On August 17, 2010, Capitol Nashville released an EP. It included “Not That Far Away” and four new songs, “Stronger”, “Break Your Heart”, and “Put Your Arms Around Someone”.
On March 22, 2011, she released her second single “Generation Love” as a digital download , followed by its release to radio on April 25, 2011.
Moreover, Fanlala released an interview with McCurdy on July 11, 2012, in which she confirmed that she has since left Capitol Records Nashville, saying,
“I’m kind of between projects right now. I actually just left Capitol Records recently. I’m really just deciding what else I want to do next. Right now I’m working on my new show, and I’m just figuring out where I should take my music from here.”
She has also worked as a writer. In 2011, she started writing a series of articles for The Wall Street Journal. Jennette wrote a total of eight pieces for the paper, on subjects ranging from Shirley Temple to body shaming and a corporate culture which she perceives as smoke and mirrors.
Net Worth and Salary
Talking about her income, as an actress, writer, and singer, she has earned a good amount of money for her living. Her estimated net worth is around $5 million.
Awards and Nominations
Jennette has won various awards. In 2010, she won the ‘Australian Kids’ Choice Awards’ in 2010. In 2011, she received the ‘MeusPremios Nick Brazil’ award in the ‘Funniest Character’ category. Moreover, she also received the ‘Kids’ Choice Awards’ in the ‘Favorite TV Sidekick’ category in 2012 for ‘iCarly’.
She also nominated for awards like ‘Young Artist Awards’, and ‘Teen Choice Awards’.
Controversy and Rumors
Jennette McCurdy came into the controversy when she failed to turn up at the ‘Nickelodeon’s Kid’s Choice Awards’ function in spite of being invited. It became all the more complicated when she raised the Nickelodeon’s issue which favored her co-star Ariana Grande more than her.
The fallout of this uproar was that after just one season Nickelodeon stopped broadcasting the serial ‘Sam & Cat’ to prevent any more trouble. In the end, the news of the split between Jennette and Ariana was proved to be only a figment of the imagination. And as both were still good friends, nothing more.
Is Jennette McCurdy single? Boyfriend, Relationship
The current relationship of Jennette is single. From 2005 to 2006, she dated American actor, Paul Butcher. After that, she dated Max Ehrich from September 2010 to September 2011.
After their separation, Jennette began dating Andre Drummond in August 2013. However, their relationship didn’t remain longer. They got separated in September 2013.
How tall is Jennette McCurdy? Weight, Hair
She stands at a height of 5 feet 2 inches and her weight is about 51 kilograms. She has beautiful blonde hair with blue colored eyes.
She has maintained a well body-shaped of 35-26-35 inches for her bra size, waist size, and hips size respectively. Similarly, her shoe size is 7.5 US and the dress size is 8 US.
Social Media Appearance
She is active on social sites such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has more than 7.5 million followers on Instagram and over 5.7 million on Twitter. Similarly, she holds around 15.3 million followers on her Facebook account.
Further, she also has a YouTube channel where she holds around 139K subscribers.
Did You Know?
- Her full name is Jennette Michelle Faye McCurdy
- She has three dogs named, Snoopy, Chewie, and Musashi.