Who is Miranda May?
Miranda Elizabeth May was born on 6 April 1996 under the zodiac sign of Aries, in Bowling Green, Ohio USA. She’s a 25-year-old stand-up comedian and actress, probably best recognized for landing the role of Lou Hockhauser in the Disney Channel comedy series “Bunk’d” (2015-present).
How rich is she, as of now? Miranda May Net Worth
As of early 2022, Miranda May’s net worth is estimated at over $1 million; acquired through her successful involvement in the world of entertainment as a professional actress, who has garnered 13 film and TV titles since she launched her career back in the mid-2000s.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion, Educational Background
Miranda May spent her early years in her hometown of Bowling Green, where she was raised by her parents Bill and JoAnn May, however, the professions of her parents aren’t revealed to the public. She has two elder sisters, named Samantha and Stephanie May, and an elder brother whose name is unknown. She holds American nationality, belongs to White Caucasian ethnic group, and is a Christian. Speaking about her education, it is known that she was homeschooled.
Miranda May started pursuing her career as an actress when she was only eight years old. Two years later, she relocated to Los Angeles, California with her family, to secure more serious acting roles. She made her debut feature film appearance as a tourist daughter in the black comedy film “The Heartbreak Kid” in 2007; directed by the Farrelly brothers, she shared the screen with such actors as Ben Stiller and Michelle Monaghan.
The following year, she had the part of Sheila in another black comedy film, entitled “Lower Learning”, alongside Jason Biggs and Eva Longoria.
She then made her TV debut in the guest role of a daughter in the episode “Pepperoni” of the Adult Swim comedy sketch series “Tim And Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!”, after which she featured as Molly in the episode “Another Thursday At County” of the Primetime Emmy Award-winning medical drama series “ER”, both also in 2008.
These were followed by her appearance as 13-year-old Dena in the episode “The Rock Star” of the ABC sitcom “Samantha Who?”, starring Christina Applegate, Jennifer Esposito and Melissa McCarthy.
Rise to Fame
In 2010, Miranda May took the role of Meyer’s daughter in the short thriller drama film “The Perfect Gentleman”, written and directed by Michael Rohrbaugh.
Three years later, she played Miranda in the short family comedy film “Dog Gone Missing”, and featured as Sherry in the short comedy film “Scream”. At the time, she also performed stand-up comedy at such venues as Las Vegas’ Hollywood Improv, Harrah’s Hotel in Las Vegas, and Brea Improv, among others.
Her huge breakthrough came in 2015, when she was chosen to portray Lacey in the Disney Channel comedy series “Liv And Maddie”, which follows the lives of twin sisters, one of them being a Hollywood celebrity and the other a regular teenager who remains behind her sister’s success.
Miranda May gained worldwide recognition with her next project with Disney Channel, since she booked the role of Lou Hockhauser in the new comedy series “Bunk’d”, next to Peyton List, Karan Brar, and Skai Jackson. The series was created by Pamela Eells O’Connell and is a spin-off series from “Jessie”; the series became a huge success and it was renewed for a sixth season in late 2021. She’s appeared in all 110 episodes since 2015, and moreover has directed two episodes, produced one, and written one. For her performance, she received a Young Entertainer Award for Best Young Ensemble in Television Series, which she shared with her co-stars.
Concurrently, Miranda reprised the role of Lou in two other Disney Channel projects, “Disney Monstober” (2015) and “Raven’s Home” (2020-2021). Additionally, in 2019 she made a guest appearance as Mrs Polapomus in the episode “Just Roll With It: You Decide LIVE!” of another Disney Channel comedy series – “Just Roll With It”.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
Miranda May has long dark brown hair and dark brown eyes. She stands at a height of 5ft 5ins (1.65m), her weight is around 125lbs (58kgs), with vital statistics of 35-28-36, bra size 35B, dress size 4 (US), and shoe size 8 (US).
Miranda May tends to keep all details about her personal life away from the spotlight, so her current relationship status is a mystery. Nonetheless, her fans believe that she’s more focused on her professional career rather than her love life. Her residence is still in Los Angeles, she’s an avid dog lover and has a dog named Bentley
In her spare time, she enjoys singing, shopping, and reading books. She also likes scriptwriting.