Sarah Michelle Gellar
Date of Birth
14 April 1977, New York City, New York, USA
5' 4" (1.63 m)
Emmy Award-winning Sarah Michelle Gellar was born on April 14, 1977 in New York City, the daughter of Rosellen (Greenfield), who taught at a nursery school, Arthur Gellar, who worked in the garment industry. Eating in a local restaurant, Sarah was discovered by an agent when she was 4 years old. Soon after, she was making her first movie An Invasion of Privacy (1983). Besides a long list of movies, she has also appeared in many TV commercials and on the stage. Her breakthrough came with the television series Swans Crossing (1992). During 1997, she became known to the cinema audience when she appeared in two movies at the cinema: I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997) and Scream 2 (1997). But she is arguably most commonly known for her title role in the long-running television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997). She also won an Emmy Award for her fantastic performance as Kendall Hart on the soap opera All My Children (1970).
Sarah as since appeared in several movies, including Simply Irresistible (1999), Cruel Intentions (1999) and the Scooby-Doo movie as the lovable Daphne Blake. She also provided her voice to several movies, including Small Soldiers (1998), Happily N'Ever After (2006) and TMNT (2007).
She resides in Los Angeles, California with her husband, Freddie Prinze Jr.. they have been married since 2002, and have two children.