Taylor Momsen (born Taylor Momsen, full name Taylor Michelle Momsen, born Taylor Michel Momsen) is an American rock singer, actress, lead singer of The Pretty Reckless.
Taylor was born in St. Louis, Missouri, into the family of Michael and Collet Momsen. It has Russian roots. She began her career at the age of three, starring in an advertisement for Shake N ‘Bake. The first significant role for her was the role in the movie “The Prophet of Death” with Danis Hopper. In 2000, she starred in the movie “The Grinch – The Thief of Christmas” with Jim Carrey. In 2002, she played the role of Gretel in the film Hansel and Gretel, in the film Spy Kids 2: Island of Unfulfilled Hopes, and in the drama We Were Soldiers.
For the next three years, Momsen never starred. After 2006, she played in Paranoid Park, Saving Sherlock, and Dog With Us. She auditioned for the role of Hannah Montana. Continue reading