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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. Cosgrove voiced Margo Gru on Despicable Me and in its sequel, Despicable Me 2.

Early life and career

Cosgrove was born in Los Angeles, California. 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.