Who is Miranda May?
Miranda Elizabeth May, born on the 6th April 1996, is an American actress who became famous for her roles in various television series, including “Liv and Maddie” and “Bunk’d” on the Disney Channel Network. She is also a talented stand-up comedian, as well as being known to promote a positive self-image to young girls.
Miranda May’s Early Life
May was born and raised in Bowling Green, Ohio along with her three older siblings. Unlike most children who go to regular schools, she was homeschooled at a very early age that allowed her to travel and pursue acting during her younger years. However, there is no further information available regarding her family and her educational background.
Miranda May’s Career
May’s acting career started when she was eight years-old, and two years later she moved to Los Angeles with her family to pursue more acting projects, and was cast in the movie “The Heartbreak Kid” alongside Ben Stiller, Malin Ackerman and Michelle Monaghan. Her early years as an actress helped establish her career as well as her net worth.
May then starred in “Lower Learning”, a comedy film starring Eva Longoria and Jason Biggs, before moving to television and appearing in the highly-acclaimed medical drama, “E.R.”. She is also known for playing the young Melissa McCarthy in “Samantha Who?”, her success in films and on television helping to consistently increase her wealth.
Aside from being an actress, May is also a well-known stand-up comedian. She has now done stand-up comedy for eight years, performing in impressive venues including the Brea Improv, Hollywood Improv and Harrah’s Hotel in Las Vegas. Her natural comedic timing, incredible wit, and gorgeous personality also helped her to become an appreciated comic, and has increased her net worth immensely.
Miranda May on Disney Channel
May received a huge career breakthrough when she became part of the Disney Channel Network in 2015, joining the cast of “Liv and Maddie” for its second season. The show revolves around the twins Liv and Maddie, with the former being a Hollywood star and the latter a normal teenager left behind by her sister’s success. May played the role of Spacey Lacey, an adorable teenager who won the hearts of the fans of the show, and became known for promoting a positive body image to young girls watching the series.
In her next project with Disney Channel, May starred in the new series entitled “Bunk’d,” which follows the Ross siblings who flew from New York to Maine to visit the camp where their parents met as teenagers. In the series, May plays the role of Lou, a very energetic and hyperactive farm girl who is one of the head counsellors at Cabin Woodchuck. The series became a huge hit, and further helped May in her career as well as her wealth.
Miranda May’s Body Measurement
In terms of her body measurements, May is 5ft 4ins (1.63m) tall, but has kept her weight under wraps, plus her vital statistics, even though May is known for being an advocate of positive body image. Recently, she has shown that she has achieved significant weight, loss thanks largely to her intensive work-outs that she shares on her social media pages.
Miranda May’s Net Worth
As of late 2018 and based on authoritative sources, May’s net worth is reported to be close to $1 million, acquired from her years working as an actress as well as a stand-up comedian.
Take me back to the Bahamas with my best friends ☀️🍹🌊 pic.twitter.com/c39wzqhmCb
— Miranda May (@TheMirandaMay) November 15, 2018
Miranda May’s Personal Life
In terms of her personal life, May prefers to keep things private. There is no current news of her dating anyone, and she is also careful on sharing her private life on her social media accounts.
Aside from being an actress, May also loves scriptwriting, reading, singing, and shopping with her friends. She also has a pet dog named Bentley.
With her success and popularity as an actress, May decided to use her influence for the good. She is a well-known advocate of body positivity, and loving one’s flaws and imperfections. She shared once in an Instagram post that she was insecure about her full lips, and how other kids used to tease her. She is now thankful for such lips, as others pay thousands of dollars just to have theirs become fuller. She uses her social media pages for sharing positive affirmations to her fans.
May also carves out time from her busy schedule to often do charity work. She and her sister are known to visit sick children at various hospitals to give encouragement and hope. They also participate in various fundraising events, supporting a variety causes, including participating in charity fun-runs.