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Biography

Meredith Salenger Biography

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Meredith Salenger's facts

Date of Birth 1970-03-14
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Ethnicity White
Education Graduation
Education at Harvard University
Name on Birth Meredith Dawn Salenger
Place of Birth Malibu, California

Meredith Salenger’s complete name is Meredith Dawn Salenger which is also her birthname. She was born on the 14th of March in the year of 1970. She is an American actress and is also one of the hottest actress of her time. He is notably known for the role in The Journey of Natty Gramnn which was released in the year 1985, the movie was the production of Disney Film. Her many roles and performances are known from her teenage. She was born in Malibu, California where she was raised too. She is the daughter of Gary Salenger who was a dentist and Dorathy who was an interior designer. She was interested in acting since her childhood times. From the year 1988 to 1992 she went to Harvard University where she graduated cum laude having the degree in psychology. Then in the year of 2009 she graduated from the Pepperdine University of Law. She is currently engaged in Agency for Dispute Resolution (ADR) which is situated in Beverly Hills of California. She works as a mediator in ADR.

She used to entertain others while she used to perform infront of family and her friends. She used to enjoy herself when she used to perform. She got to join acting classes as her mother appointed her in the acting classes. She was just eight years when she joined the acting classes. She had a small role in the movie Annie where she played as singing and dancing orphan. The movie was directed by Kohn Huston. She had also featured in different television advertisements and shows as well. Her role in the Disney film The Journey of Natty Gann was her first acting role along with John Cusack and Ray Wise. The movie was the first U.S movie to win the gold award at the Moscow Film Festival. It had became a successful movie and had got many good reviews. The movie also got Meredith Salenger the award Best Actress in a Drama which was organized by the Youth in Film Awards. She received the award for the role of Natty Grann. The role was of tomboyish girl. When she reached the age of eighteen she did four more movies among which she also did A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon. After that she got departed from the movies and the Hollywood then attended Harvard University to continue with her studies.

After her studies and her graduation she started to continue with her acting profession as she returned to Hollywood. Some of her roles also include in the movies like Lake Placid, The Third Wheel and also the movie with other famous casts in the movie Grownups. She has also featured in some of her independent movies like Quality time along with Sparkle & Charm. Salenger also has got some major roles in the movies like The Kiss and Dream a Little Dream which was released in the year 1989. She also appeared in the television show of Buffy The Vampire Slayer. She appeared in an episode in the year 1998 of the series. She has also got an amazing voice which can be heard in Flow Through Me along with Koishii and Hush. Salenger has also featured in the music video of Hanging Around by Counting Crows. Meredith also featured in two episodes of Dawson’s Creek in the year 2002. She also had a cameo in the Disney produced movie Race to Witch Mountain in the year 2009. She played the role of a television reporter, Natalie Gann. She had also given her voice for different characters. Her notable voice can be heard from the character of Star Wars: The Clone Wars in the Cartoon Network.