Cindy Lou Who is a sweet young girl from Dr. Seuss’ storybook How the Grinch Stole Christmas appearing as a minor character, and the 2000 and 2018 films appearing as one of the main characters.
Cindy Lou Who Now
American-actress-turned-musician Taylor was just seven when she played Cindy Lou Who in the 2000 hit movie, The Grinch Who Stole Christmas. Following the success of the film, Taylor went on to star in Spy Kids 2: The Island Of Lost Dreams as well as earning the title role in 2002 Hansel And Gretel.
Twenty years ago, How the Grinch Stole Christmas premiered in theaters with Jim Carrey as the Grinch—in an absolutely terrifying costume—and Taylor Momsen as Cindy Lou Who, the little girl with the wacky hair who loves Christmas. Now, Momsen is 27 years old and is no longer acting, but she has nothing but good memories about making the film.
Cindy Lou Who Now FAQ
What happened to the girl that played Cindy Lou Who?
American-actress-turned-musician Taylor was just seven when she played Cindy Lou Who in the 2000 hit movie, The Grinch Who Stole Christmas. However, Taylor left the hit television series after five years in 2011 to focus on her flourishing music career with punk band The Pretty Reckless.
Who is the actress that played Cindy Lou?
At just 7 years old, Momsen had a series of firsts while filming “How the Grinch Stole Christmas.
How much did Taylor Momsen make from the Grinch?
Taylor made about $285,000 from How the Grinch Stole Christmas, but that’s not bad money for a kid. Just a few years later, she made a cool million for Spy School, and she did a number of other movies during that period of time, each bringing in a good amount of cash.