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Danica McKellar Net Worth, Age, Husband Scott Sveslosky, Ex-husband Mike Verta

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Danica McKellar is a 45-year-old American actress, mathematician, education advocate, and author. She is well known across the country. McKellar started acting when she was ten. Since then, Danica has gone on to publish several award-winning math books. She still teaches maths presently. Danica is blessed with brains, beauty, and talent, the likes of which some of us can only dream of. In this article, we are going to learn a few facts about her.

Danica McKellar Wiki.

Danica’s big break came as Winnie Cooper in the series, ‘The Wonder Years’ that ran for six seasons between 1988 and 1993. She acted with two guys, Josh and Fred, and the three are still friends to date. This first cast made her famous, and it was also the dawn of her successful acting career.

Since 1993, she has appeared in a chain of movies, TV series and reality shows. Some of the famous movies include ‘Sidekicks,’ Babylon 5′, ‘Walker,’ ‘Camp Cucamonga,’ ‘Texas Ranger,’ ‘Sirens,’ and ‘Working.’ From 2000, she has featured many drama TV shows, quite notable include “The West Wing,” ‘NCIS,’ ‘Jack & Bobby,’ ‘How I Met Your Mother,’ ‘Hack!’, and ‘The Big Bang Theory.’

As an author and education advocate, Danica McKellar wrote her groundbreaking math book in 2008. The book titled Math Doesn’t Suck: How to Survive Middle-School Math without Losing Your Mind or Breaking a Nail became New York bestselling book. She has also written other books including, Kiss My Math, Hot X: Algebra Exposed, and Girls Get Curves: Geometry Takes Shape. All her books have the objective of encouraging girls to have a positive attitude towards mathematics.


Despite a good career as an actor, Danica loved maths. Amid her acting, she joined the University of California, and she majored in maths. Partnering with her professor, Lincoln Chayes, and classmate, Brandy Winn, they invented a mathematical formula and dubbed it, ‘Charles-McKellar-Winn theorem.’ She finished her studies in 1998, graduating with a Bachelor of Science in mathematics. She then did her Ph.D. in mathematic in the University of Chicago. From then, she has been actively involved in many math research studies.

Danica McKellar’s Net Worth.

As of June 2020, Danica McKellar’s net worth is estimated to be $6 million. Danica has appeared in more than 50 films, is a successful mathematician and author. Without an iota of doubt, she has earned her wealth. She lives a perfect life, and she cares about what she wears and what cars she drives. This is the life she has lived all her life.

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Caption: American actress, Danica McKellar

She is now married to husband Scott Sveslosky.

Danica and Scott met in 2014 and fell in love at fight sight. Both of them had failed past marriages, and both had one child each. After proposing to her in September 2014, Scott married Danica merely one month later.

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Caption: Danica McKellar with her husband, Scott Sveslosky

They did a beach wedding in Kauai, Hawaii, in November 2014. Only 25 guests, among them, attended the wedding were their two sons. And the four of them poured different colors of sand in a vase which they keep at home. Scott was excited about the wedding that he wore his wedding ring even before the day.

Sveslosky’s first wife wiki biography and facts.

Scott Sveslosky is a British lawyer practicing law in Los Angeles. He is working for an international law firm, Sheppard Mullin. He also has a partnership with Business Trial Group and has also provided technical advice for TV shows.

Information about Sveslosky’s date and place of birth is unknown. His parents’ names are also unknown. However, he is a graduate of the University of South California. He earned his first and law degree from the same institution in 1998 and 2001, respectively.

Before the meeting, Danica McKellar was married to an unknown lady, and they had a boy together, Hunter. The boy was ten years when his father remarried.

 She was first married to her husband Mike Verta.

Mike met Danica in 2001, and they started dating. They got engaged in August 2008 after dating for seven years. On 22nd March 2009, the two were declared husband and wife. Their son Drago Verta was born on 7th September 2010. However, in February 2013, the couple terminated their four-year marriage.

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Caption: Danica with her first husband, Mike Verta

Who is Danica McKellar’s first husband Mike Verta?

Mike Verta is 48 years old American music composer, piano player and logo designer. He is famous for composing the soundtrack for the well-known movies, ‘Forbidden Warrior,’ ‘Independence Day,’ ‘Brave Storm,’ ‘Heatstroke,’ ‘Don’t Blink’ among many others.

Mike was born on 20th June 1972 in Cook County, Illinois, USA. After divorcing Danica McKellar in 2013, he has not been linked to any other partner. He resides in Los Angeles. He is, however, close to his son. They both celebrated last Halloween together, and Mike designed a costume for his son.

Wiki and other facts.

Full name Danica Mae McKellar
Age 40 years old.
Date of Birth 3rd January 1975
Place of Birth La Jolla, California
Profession Actress, Mathematician, Author
Net worth $6 Million
Husband Scott Sveslosky
Kids Drago Verta
Nationality American
Ethnicity Caucasian
Zodiac Sign Capricorn.
Parents Christopher and Mahalia McKellar

Danica was born on 3rd January 1975 in La Jolla, California, USA. Her parents’ names are Christopher and Mahalia McKellar. She has three siblings, a sister, Crystal, and two brothers Connor and Christopher Jr. Danica spent her childhood with her family. She is currently 45 years, and her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

On social media, Danica has a massive following across all the major platforms. She has verified accounts on Instagram with 466K followers, Facebook with 231K, and Twitter with 146K followers. She uses these cites to promote her books, teach mathematics, and for advocacy, along with sharing memorable moments of her life.

One fun fact about Danica McKellar is that she was excited after getting her first movie job at the age of ten and did not thoroughly read the script. After she was selected, she realized that she was going to receive her first kiss sooner than she knew.

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