Milana Vayntrub is an American Actress, comedian, YouTuber, writer, advertising director, and producer. The predominantly low profile yet popular actress has made appearances on several media platforms. She is most popular for her role as Lily Adams in a series of AT&T television commercials.
Milana Vayntrub Wiki
The actress is originally from Uzbekistan. At the age of 3, her family arrived in the United States as refugees and settled in West Hollywood. She was born on March 8, 1987, in Tashkent, USSR. Two years later, she had started supporting the family finance. Milana featured in Mattel Barbie commercials. As a teenager. She attended Beverly Hills High School but did not graduate from the institution, she rather got the General Equivalency Diploma (GED). Dropping out of school was no surprise since the actress says she was never really a “bookworm”.
Going down memory lane, Milana says she disliked high school a lot. If she does not get into trouble for exam malpractice, she would for arguing with her teacher. This didn’t mean she was scared of learning in any way but Milana found the style of study in the school environment very choking. She wanted a more flexible setting and atmosphere to learn. Her interests were not in books or jawbreaking words but in creative programs like painting, graphics, and photo editing. Nonetheless, she went back to school. Milana studied communications at the University of California, San Diego.
At that stage of her life, Milana Vayntrub had begun doing improvisational performances during boot camps or at indie shows. The comedian admits that her performances did not always end as successful as she hoped. But each time she failed, she worked harder to improve her craft. Beefing up her efforts, Milana joined an improvisational comedy group, Upright Citizens Brigade.
Milana took to the internet to explore opportunities for her comic creations. In partnership with Stevie Nelson, Milan launched a YouTube channel Live Prude Girls. The channel made it to the NewMediaRockstars’ Top 100 countdown. From that platform, the funny actress started featuring in a chain of short films. She starred in her own web series titled Let’s Talk About Something More Interesting. She also starred in the sci-fi TV series, Other Space.
Other popular works of the star include: This Is Us, Love, ER, Days of Our Lives and Silicon Valley. In Marvel’s first live-action superhero comedy, New Warriors, Milana Vayntrub plays the lead role, Doreen Green also known as the Squirrel Girl. New Warriors is scheduled to air on Freeform in 2018. This anticipated role is considered a big deal since she frequently takes smaller ones.
Milana is not just an actress but also versatile with other behind the scene abilities. In 2016, she gave directing a shot. She directed her first ad commercial for Cracker Barrel Macaroni & Cheese. So far, the commercial has been commended and acclaimed to be of standard quality. Milana has also directed a music video.
Off the professional record, Milana Vayntrub never forgets her days as a refugee. Having walked in those shoes at an early age, she is dedicated to reaching out to people who suffer the same plight. As developed nations battle with the global refugee crisis, Milana in her own little way tries to make a better place for these people. Last year, the Uzbekistan-born star took it upon herself to visit Syrian refugees in Greece. Adding to that she co-founded a website and launched the #CantDoNothing campaign.
Milana Vayntrub has done well for herself in Hollywood. The actress who has been acting since 1991 is one of the actresses who can manage both on and off movie-making skills. Though famous for her witty roles, Milana has a rather moderate and humble fanbase on social media where she is significantly active. She has over 93, 000 followers on Facebook, 299k and counting followers on Instagram, and well over 147k followers on Twitter.
Height, Feet, Body Measurements
Height: 5 ft 3 inches
Shoe Size/Feet: 7
Body Measurements: 35-25-36 inches
Milana Vayntrub Net Worth
Milana Vayntrub is currently estimated to have a net worth of $500,000. It is hoped that her fortune will increase with her latest break in the much anticipated Marvel’s New Warriors.