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

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1977 Birth Born in 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 20 Years Old 1 More Event
Gellar landed the lead in the 1997 TV series Buffy the Vampire Slayer, playing a teenager burdened with the responsibility of fighting a number of occult foes, mostly vampires. … Read More
1998 21 Years Old …  In 1998, she appeared in one episode of Saturday Night Live and went on to host the show two more times until 2002. … Read More
1999 22 Years Old …  Some critics agreed that her character in the movie shared the same nature of her role of Kathryn Merteuil in Cruel Intentions, with Variety remarking that Gellar was "fun to watch in the adorable, devious bitch mode she test-drove" in her portrayal of Kathryn, and DVD Talk writing that her "self-serving Mafia Maiden echoes her bitchy turn" in the 1999 film. … Read More
2002 25 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2002, Gellar played Daphne Blake in Scooby-Doo, which had a negative critical reception but was a 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
In 2004, Gellar starred in two box office hits, Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed and The Grudge, and subsequently appeared in the sequel, The Grudge 2 (2006). … Read More
2005 28 Years Old In 2005, she had a voice-over role in an episode of the animated television series Robot Chicken.
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 …  Suburban Girl and The Air I Breathe – in which Gellar starred – were screened at the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival. … 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 - 2013 3 More Events
2014 37 Years Old 1 More Event
Since then, Gellar has voiced several other characters, in a total of 14 episodes of the show, as of 2014.
2015 38 Years Old 1 More Event
…  It was given an U.S. release in selected theaters and simultaneously on video-on-demand on January 20, 2015. … Read More
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