Michelle Trachtenberg’s Height: Shorter Than Jess Weixler and Troian Bellisario

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Michelle Trachtenberg wears a shoe size 7 (US) and stands 5 feet 6 inches (167.6 cm) tall.

Born on October 11, 1985, in New York City, she is best known for her role as Dawn in the TV series “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and her recurring role on the CW teen drama television series Gossip Girl (2008–2012).

Michelle Trachtenberg is shorter than Jess Weixler, who stands at 5′ 7″ (1.70 m), while Troian Bellisario is even taller at 5′ 8½″ (1.74 m). You could see the height difference on the red carpet at the 2016 American drama television film Sister Cities premiere.

At the premiere of Lifetime's "Sister Cities" at the Paramount Theatre in Hollywood on August 31, 2016, Michelle Trachtenberg appeared shorter than Jess Weixler, who stands at 5′ 7″, while Troian Bellisario, towering at 5′ 8½″, was the tallest of the trioAt the premiere of Lifetime’s “Sister Cities” at the Paramount Theatre in Hollywood on August 31, 2016, Michelle Trachtenberg appeared shorter than Jess Weixler, who stands at 5′ 7″, while Troian Bellisario, towering at 5′ 8½″, was the tallest of the trio (Credit: Joe Seer / Shutterstock)

Michelle Trachtenberg, Jess Weixler, and Troian Bellisario starred in the 2016 Lifetime movie “Sister Cities.” The film tells the story of four estranged sisters who reunite to mourn their mother’s death, only to discover a dark secret that could tear the family apart.

Beyond television, Michelle Trachtenberg’s presence is notable in films like “Eurotrip,” “17 Again,” and “Ice Princess.”

When comparing her height to that of the average American woman, which is roughly 5 feet 4 inches, Michelle is slightly taller by a couple of inches.

While shorter than Jess Weixler and Troian Bellisario, Michelle Trachtenberg is taller than American director Zelda Williams, who’s believed to measure 5ft 3 (160 cm).

Michelle Trachtenberg, standing at 5ft 6, and Zelda Williams, at 5ft 3, attended the Sixth-Annual Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic at Will Rogers State Historic Park in Pacific Palisades, California, on October 17, 2015Michelle Trachtenberg, standing at 5ft 6, and Zelda Williams, at 5ft 3, attended the Sixth-Annual Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic at Will Rogers State Historic Park in Pacific Palisades, California, on October 17, 2015 (Credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock)

Michelle Trachtenberg’s Casual Ugg Boots Are More Expensive Than Her Killer Heels

Michelle prioritized comfort, opting for fringed and studded Ugg boots on the set of "Gossip Girl" in New York CityMichelle prioritized comfort, opting for fringed and studded Ugg boots on the set of “Gossip Girl” in New York City on March 28, 2012 (Credit: Ivan Nikolov / WENN)

Of Jewish descent, in March 2012, Michelle Trachtenberg was seen filming upcoming episodes for “Gossip Girl” in New York City.

The American actress wore studded and fringed chestnut Ugg boots while milling around the set and then slipped into a pair of purple pumps just before the cameras started rolling.

Michelle Trachtenberg switched to a pair of striking purple suede pumps to film a scene for "Gossip Girl" in New York CityMichelle Trachtenberg switched to a pair of striking purple suede pumps to film a scene for “Gossip Girl” in New York City on March 28, 2012 (Credit: Ivan Nikolov / WENN)

At Your Next Shoes, we’ve always recognized the transformative power of footwear.

Many are surprised to learn that Michelle Trachtenberg’s “casual Ugg boots” carry a heftier price tag than her elegant heels. Specifically, her UGG x Jimmy Choo ‘Starlit’ boots retail for $595, whereas the B Brian Atwood ‘Fontanne’ pumps are a more affordable $350.

This is a perfect example of how looks can be deceiving and how more expensive doesn’t necessarily mean more beautiful.

Michelle Trachtenberg is wearing this purple color of the B Brian Atwood ‘Fontanne’ pumps:

B Brian Atwood 'Fontanne' Suede and Snake Print Platform Pumps in PurpleB Brian Atwood ‘Fontanne’ Suede and Snake Print Platform Pumps in Purple, $350.00

A scaly snake print accents its suede upper. It also covers the entire heel and bottom sole:

B Brian Atwood 'Fontanne' Suede and Snake Print Platform Pumps in TurquoiseB Brian Atwood ‘Fontanne’ Suede and Snake Print Platform Pumps in Turquoise

Thanks to Louboutin, designers have started paying attention to shoe bottoms!

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