Michelle Christine Trachtenberg
is an American actress who is best known for her roles as Dawn Summers
on the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer
from 2000 to 2003
, and as Georgina Sparks
on The CW
teen drama series Gossip Girl
from 2008 to 2011
For Disney, she played Penny in the 1999 Disney live-action film, Inspector Gadget and Casey Carlyle in the 2005 Disney figure-skating film, Ice Princess.
Michelle Trachtenberg attending the 4th Annual Critics' Choice TV Awards in June 2014.
Michelle Trachtenberg attending the 2016 Tribeca Film Fest.
- Michelle Trachtenberg was considered for the role of Anna Coleman in the 2003 Disney's film Freaky Friday, but had to back out, due to her contractual obligations to Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997).