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She played the sister of Drake Bell in both Drake & Josh (2004) and Yours, Mine & Ours (2005).

Her role models are Anne Hathaway and Rachel McAdams.

She began homeschooling after elementary school.

Her favorite artists are Gwen Stefani, Avril Lavigne and Paramore.

Her favorite movies are Mean Girls (2004) and The Notebook (2004).

She became a promotional brand ambassador when she signed with Neutrogena skin care (February 12, 2010).

She had a dog named Pearl. Pearl died in 2012 and Miranda now has a new dog named Penny.

Broke her ankle in a tour bus accident August 11, 2011. She had to walk with crutches for a couple of months and the rest of the tour was canceled.

She was named the highest-paid child actress by Guinness World Records (2011).

As of 2011, she has contemplated getting her ears pierced after seeing some earrings that made her want to pierce her ears. In 2013, she announced on Instagram, "Got my ears pierced today #alittlelate".

She has English, French, Irish and Mexican ancestry. Her maternal grandfather, William Frank Casey, was the son of an Irish-born father, William, and a Mexican-born mother, Mary.

She auditioned for the role of Maddy in the sequel Piranha 3DD (2012), which went to Danielle Panabaker.

Is an active supporter of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. She also visits other children's hospitals and considers Education Through Music one of her favorite charities.

Is a national spokesperson for Light the Night Walk, a charitable organization that creates awareness for blood cancers as well as raises money for research and support of patients and their families.