Abby Ryder Fortson Wiki, Age, Parents, Height, School & Net Worth

Abby Ryder Fortson


Real NameAbby Ryder Fortson.
In LimelightAre You There God? It's Me, Margaret (2023).
Birth DateMarch 14, 2008.
Birth PlaceBurbank, California, U.S.
Lives inLos Angeles, CA, America.
ParentsFather: John Fortson.
Mother: Christie Lynn Smith.
SiblingsBrother: Joshua Fortson.
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Body Measurements
WeightKg: 43.
Pounds: 95 lbs.
HeightIn feet: 5' 1½".
In centimeters: 156 cm.
In meters: 1.56 m.
HairDark Brown.
TelevisionThe Mindy Project (2013).
Transparent (2014).
The Whispers (2015).
Togetherness (2015–2016).
Miles from Tomorrowland (2016).
Albert (2016).
Room 104 (2018).
T.O.T.S. (2019).
Trolls: The Beat Goes On! (2018–2019).
Tales from the Loop (2020).
DuckTales (2020).
TrollsTopia (2020–2021).
MoviesPlaying It Cool (2014).
Ant-Man (2015).
Rated (2016).
Forever My Girl (2018).
Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018).
A Dog's Journey (2019).
Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret (2023).
Net worth$342k
Track & Field,
Musical InstrumentsGuitar,

Abby Ryder Fortson as Margaret Simon in Are You There God It's Me Margaret

“Are You There God It’s Me Margaret” Actor Abby Ryder Fortson

Abby Ryder Fortson (age: 15 years; born on March 14, 2008) is a young American actress from Burbank, California. She has been in the acting industry since 2013; her first acting project was “The Mindy Project,” where she appeared playing Clementine. Most people recognize Sophie Pierson from “Togetherness.” She was also in “Tales from the Loop” and a few other impressive projects, “The Whispers” and “Transparent.”

This young artist has worked her fair share in the movies; her journey in the big-screen industry began in 2014 when she appeared in Chris Evans’ “Playing It Cool.” She was also in Peyton Reed’s blockbuster movie “Ant-Man.” Some other notable works of Fortson are “A Dog’s Journey,” “Ant-Man and the Wasp,” and “Forever My Girl.”

These days Abby is in the talks because of her fantastic performance as Margaret Simon in the “Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret,” which landed on April 28, 2023, in theatres. It is a comedy-drama based on the novel by Judy Blume.


Abby Ryder Fortson in Togetherness

How Old is Abby Ryder Fortson?

On March 14, 2008, Abby Ryder Fortson (age 15) took birth into a family of artists in Burbank, California, U.S. Born to renowned actors John Fortson and Christie Lynn Smith; it was only natural that Abby would follow in their footsteps. As the eldest child in the family, Abby grew up with a front-row seat in the world of acting and entertainment.

Abby Ryder Fortson parents and brother

Her parents’ profession meant she was never short of inspiration when choosing a career path. In an interview with Movie Maker, Abby revealed that she used to accompany her parents to auditions.

She watched them perform and was fascinated by the process. One day, she mustered the courage to ask her parents if she could try. Fortunately, Abby’s parents recognized her natural talent and quickly hired an agent for her.


Abby Ryder Fortson in Tales from the Loop

Acting Career of Abby Ryder Fortson

After a few auditions, Ryder landed her first part in a T.V. series, “The Mindy Project.” It was a Primetime Emmy-awarded comedy show where Michael Spiller filmed Fortson alongside stars like Timothy Olyphant, Bill Hader, Greta Gerwig, and Cristin Milioti.

Soon she got picked for her second show, “Transparent,” where she played a recurring character named Ella Novak. The same year she entered the film industry with Justin Reardon’s comedy-packed romantic movie “Playing It Cool.” Abby’s career started to bloom after her selection for the role of Cassie Lang.

The same year she entered the film industry with Justin Reardon’s comedy-packed romantic movie “Playing It Cool.” Abby’s career started to bloom after her selection for the role of Cassie Lang in the film “Ant-Man.”

Soon after the release of “Ant-Man,” Fortson joined the cast of “The Whispers” and “Togetherness.” Ryder also worked as a voice artist on a few projects like “TrollsTopia,” “DuckTales,” “Trolls: The Beat Goes On!” and “T.O.T.S.”


Abby Ryder Fortson Instagram

Personal Life of Abby Ryder Fortson

Like many stars, Abby is also an avid social media user. Over 55k people follow the actress on Instagram (@abbyryderfortson), where she shares random photos and information regarding her ongoing works. She does not have a shy nature and loves to make friends and meet new people, so we can say she has a welcoming spirit.



Abby Ryder Fortson Q&A

Ques: When was Abby Ryder Fortson born?

Ans: March 14, 2008.

Ques: From where is Abby Ryder Fortson? 

Ans: Burbank, California, U.S.

Ques: Who are Abby Ryder Fortson’s parents?

Ans: Christie Lynn Smith (mother) and John Fortson (mother).

Ques: Who played Margaret Simon in “Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret”?

Ans: Abby Ryder Fortson.