Top headlines :

home Biography Meredith Salenger

Meredith Salenger

bidhan Published On Mon Jan 06 2020   Modified On Wed Jan 22 2020
Meredith Salenger

Facts of Meredith Salenger


    of Meredith Salenger

    Who is Meredith-Salenger?

    An American actress, Meredith Dawn Salenger, or hust Meredith Salenger, is recognized for her title act in Disney's movie The Journey of Natty Gann released in 1985 and youngster comedy Dream a Little Dream, released in 1989. 

    She has also given vocals as a playback singer in a few musical settings in movies.

    Why Is Meredith Salenger Famous?

    An American actress, Meredith Dawn Salenger, is a role model for thousands of teenagers. Meredith is best recognized for starring as Lainie Diamond in "Dream a Little Dream."

    Meredith is equally famous for played Natty Gann in "The Journey of Natty Gann," and she also played the role of a TV news reporter Natalie Gann in another disney hit movie Race to Witch Mountain, released in 2009.

    Meredith Salenger's Bio, Early Life, and Career

    Meredith Salenger (currently 49 years old) was born on March 14, 1970 and in Malibu, California, United States. Her mother Dorathy Salanger is an interior designer (architect), and her father Gary Salenger is a dentist. 

    Meredith always wanted to act right from her childhood, she would usually dance-sing and even act in-front of family and friends. So, at the age of 8, her mother recognized her capacity and enrolled her into acting classes.

    Salenger's very first role was a small part as a 'Singing and Dancing Orphan' in the hit movie "Annie," directed by John Huston. 

    In 2009, Meredith graduated from Harvard University with a degree in psychology.

    Salinger's first starring role was in the Disney' 1985 Adventure movie "The Journey of Natty Gann" co-starred by John Cusack and Ray Wise. For her role in the movie, as Natty Gann, she won the Best Actress in a Drama award as well as a Young Artist Awards. 

    In 2001, Salenger starred in a recurring role of "Jane Ensler" in season two of Showtime's drama series 'Resurrection Blvd.' 

    Meredith Salenger debuted as a voice actress in 2004, in an episode of the animated series 'Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go!

    Meredith also performed vocals of Barriss Offee and several other casts in the animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Star Wars Rebels". 

    She also starred as Daphne in the ABC TV show "Grey's Anatomy" and then appeared as Amber Wheeler in My Town. 

    Added that, she also appeared in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Meredith has also done several television advertisements.

    How Much Is Meredith Salenger Worth?

    Meridith Salenger has contributed to many films and TV shows as one of the promising actresses. The reality for Meredith still seems futuristic as she is still continuously adding money to her pocket. So, let's know how much does Meredith Salenger make in salary each year?

    Meredith Salenger reportedly has a net worth of around $3 million and receives around $300 to $500 thousand per movie and claims as much as $250 thousand for an episode long appearance in a TV-series.

    On the other hand, her comedian husband Patton Oswalt is worth around $14 million.

    Meredith's Relationship Status

    Meredith Salenger and the famous comedian/actor, Patton Oswalt officially married in November 04, 2017 on a sunny Saturday.

    The couple made their red-carpet appearance together in June at the "Baby Driver" premiere in Los Angeles. After 15 months both got engaged sadly after Patton's wife, Michelle McNamara died. 

    After they declared their engagement that summer, the duo was criticized for their decision to get married as an early decision taken right after Patton's wife died. 

    But some of their friends spoke on behalf of the duo and one of their common friends Erica Roman, who had also lost her husband came fourth congratulated Patton and Meredith and dissing people against their decision to be happy again, claiming:

    "It makes my heart happy to see that his heart has continued to move forward, that it has healed and expanded to the place where he can now love another"

    She then wrote

    dear ignorant, judgmental, assholes, who had blamed Patton's engagement news. You aren't entitled to an opinion. You don't get to comment on the choices of a widower while you sit happily next to your living spouse. You didn't have to stand and watch your mundane morning turn into your absolute worst nightmare 

    Erica Roman then ended her post with

    Go back to scrolling Facebook and keep your ignorance to yourself.

    Despite receiving mixed reactions, the love birds were determined not to pollute their relationship with other people's toxic thoughts. 

    So, they got busy with the wedding plans. Patton's daughter Alice Rigney Oswalt, who was 8-year-old at the time, was her flower girl at the marriage.

    However, she has outed that she shared a deep friendship with American Actor Matt Damon from a tweet that she posted in 2014. 

    We can't forget Jimmy Kimmel, if we talk about Matt, so in contrast, Patton Oswalt is a very close friend of TV show host Jimmy Kimmel.

    Who Is Meredith Salenger's Husband Patton Oswalt?

    Patton Peter Oswalt, born on January 27, 1969, is an American comedian, producer, voice actor and author. He is famous for playing Spencer Olchin in the sitcom The King of Queens from 1998 to 2007. 

    He also voiced Remy in the Pixar film Ratatouille released in 2007. Patton then co-starred alongside Charlize Theron in Young Adult and guest-starred as Koenigs on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. from 2014 to 2017. 

    Oswalt has appeared on six stand-up specials and has won a Grammy for his Netflix Special Patton Oswalt: Talking to Clapping (2016) along with a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for the Variety Special.

    Recalling Patton's Emmy, he won it last year for his comedy memorial Patton Oswalt: Talking for Clapping, and performed his most recent stand-up show "Annihilation" on Netflix. 

    Meredith Salenger's Measurements, Facts, & Body Stats 

    Back in the days Meredith Salenger was considered as one of the hottest actresses in Hollywood. She is still as attractive but these days she likes to eat drink and stay happy but she is still hot as hell. 

    Here are a few of her physical stats to convince you, that she's still got it at the age of 50, take a look:

    NameMeredith Salenger
    Age/ DOBAge: 50 / March 14, 1970 
    Dress Size6
    Shoe8 In U.S
    MeasurementsBust 37 in, 94 cm/ Waist 27 in, 69 cm/ Hips 37 in, 94 cm
    Height5 ft 3 in or 160 cm
    Weight123 lb / 56 kg
    HusbandComedian-Actor Patton Oswalt
    ChildrenA Step Daughter: Alice Rigney Oswalt

    Note: She loves her step daughter Alice Rigney Oswalt just as much as she would have loved her own. 

    The mother and daughter share a special bond and looks like she found her daughter in Alice and she has found her demised mother in Meredith. So, the family she has looks perfect from every angle.

    FAQ's About Meredith Salenger

    Who Is Meredith Salenger Married To?

    Meredith Salenger is married to a famous actor-Comedian and writer Patton Oswalt.

    Does Meredith Salenger Have A Daughter?

    Yes! She is now a mother of a step-daughter Alice Rigney Oswalt from her husband Patton Oswalt and his deceased wife Michelle McNamara.

    How Old Is Meredith Salenger?

    As of 2020 Meredith Salenger is 50 years old.

    Was Meredith Salenger In The Journey of Natty Gann?

    In fact, Meredith Salenger was a leading actress who played Natty Gann in the famous Disney movie The Journey of Natty Gann.