Sarah Michelle Gellar

Sarah Michelle Gellar

Born Apr 14, 1977

Sarah Michelle Prinze, known professionally by her birth name of Sarah Michelle Gellar, is an American actress and executive producer. She became widely known for her role as Buffy Summers on the WB/UPN television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer, for which she won six Teen Choice Awards and the Saturn Award for Best Genre TV Actress and received a Golden Globe Award nomination.… Read More

related links

News + Updates

Browse recent news and stories about Sarah Michelle Gellar.

  • Watch: Sarah Michelle Gellar On 'real Biz With Rebecca Jarvis'
    ABC News - 13 days ago
  • 57eeb91a170000e00aac888b
    Sarah Michelle Gellar And Freddie Prinze Jr. Aced The 'love Your Spouse Challenge'
    Huffington Post - Sep 30, 2016
  • 57d168f41700002430c786f2
    This 'grease' Fan Theory Is Darker Than Summer Nights
    Huffington Post - Sep 08, 2016
  • 57c9c31a160000ef1bc004b1
    Sarah Michelle Gellar And Freddie Prinze Jr. Are Still Madly In Love
    Huffington Post - Sep 02, 2016


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Sarah Michelle Gellar.


1977 Birth Born on April 14, 1977.
1984 7 Years Old In 1984, when she was seven, her parents divorced and she was raised by her mother on the city's Upper East Side. … Read More


1991 14 Years Old …  In 1991, she was cast as a young Jacqueline Bouvier in the TV movie A Woman Named Jackie.
1992 15 Years Old Gellar's first major acting work came in the following year, when she landed the starring role in the 1992 syndicated teen serial Swans Crossing, for which she received two Young Artist Award nominations, one for Best Young Actress in a New Television Series and the other for Best Young Actress in an Off-Primetime Series.
1993 16 Years Old She subsequently made her debut in the soap opera All My Children in 1993, playing Kendall Hart, the long-lost daughter of character Erica Kane (Susan Lucci). … Read More
1995 18 Years Old In 1995, at the age of eighteen, she won a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series for the role. … Read More


1997 - 2001 4 More Events
2002 25 Years Old 1 More Event
Gellar appeared as Daphne Blake in Scooby-Doo, which was released on June 14, 2002, in the U.S. Reviews for the film were mostly negative but it was a major commercial success with a total gross of US$275,650,703, becoming the 15th most successful film worldwide of 2002 (and the highest-grossing movie of Gellar's career to date). … Read More
2004 27 Years Old 1 More Event
After the end of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Gellar provided her voice for the character Gina Vendetti in The Simpsons episode "The Wandering Juvie" that aired in March 2004. … Read More
2005 28 Years Old In 2005, she had a voice-over role in an episode of the animated television series Robot Chicken. … Read More
2006 29 Years Old 1 More Event
Her project, Richard Kelly's comedy-thriller Southland Tales opened at the Cannes Film Festival in May 2006 and was eventually released in November 2007 in selected theaters. … Read More


2007 30 Years Old 1 More Event
…  Suburban Girl and The Air I Breathe – in which Gellar starred – were screened at the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival. … Read More
2009 32 Years Old Gellar took a two-year hiatus from acting following the birth of her daughter in 2009, and in 2011, she signed to star and work as executive producer for a new drama titled Ringer, in which she plays a woman on the run who manages to hide by living the life of her wealthy twin sister. … Read More
On August 4, 2011, Gellar confirmed she would be returning as a guest star on the ABC soap opera All My Children before the show's ending in September but not as Kendall Hart.
2012 35 Years Old 1 More Event
Gellar provided her voice again for the December 6, 2012 episode of the show ("Adventures in Hayleysitting").
2013 36 Years Old 1 More Event
On February 15, 2013, it was reported that Gellar would appear again in television with a pilot for CBS entitled The Crazy Ones with Robin Williams. … Read More
2014 37 Years Old …  In 2014 and 2015, Gellar hosted two fundraisers for Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA.
…  In 2015, she joined the cast of the animated series Star Wars Rebels for season two.
2016 39 Years Old On February 24, 2016, Gellar announced via Instagram that she had signed on for the project along with the film's director, Roger Kumble, who has co-written and will direct the pilot. … Read More
Original Authors of this text are noted on
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.