Nickelodeon darling Jennette McCurdy wants everyone to know she is not a role a model nor does she want to be.
"I am not a role model," the actresss wrote on Reddit. "I don't claim to be, I don't try to be, and I don't want to be."
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McCurdy, 21, practically grew up on television, first playing tomboy best friend Sam on iCarly from 2007 to 2012 and then reprising her role on the spin-off, Sam & Cat, which was recently canceled. McCurdy made headlines this past year when her scantily-clad selfies were leaked online, but the actress makes no apologies.
Nickelodeon has canceled Sam & Cat amid behind-the-scenes drama with stars Ariana Grande and Jennette McCurdy, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Nickelodeon has halted production on Sam & Cat, its most popular show, after scantily-clad selfies of star Jennette McCurdy, 21, were leaked online last month.
But according to McCurdy, the hiatus is due to a compensation dispute and not her racy pics.
Debbie McCurdy, Jeannette McCurdy
Jennette McCurdy's mother Debra passed away Friday after a long battle with cancer,E! News reports.
"Jennette has suffered an unimaginable loss," her rep said. "Please respect her and her family's privacy at this time of mourning. She appreciates the love and support of her fans."
Sophia Grace Brownlee, Rosie McClelland, Jennette McCurdy, Ariana Grande
British sensations and Ellen Show superstars Sophia Grace and Rosie are charming viewers again, this time with another guest spot on Nickelodeon's Sam & Cat.
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In an exclusive clip from Saturday's episode "#RevengeoftheBritBrats" below, con artists Gwen (Sophia Grace) and Ruby (Rosie) drop in on Sam (Jennette McCurdy) and Cat's (Ariana Grande) apartment pretending to be friendly, but intending to drive a wedge between the roommates. When Sam and Cat catch on to this, they turn the tables on the not-so-innocent connivers.
Jennette McCurdy, Andre Drummond
It seems like Andre Drummond's crush has blossomed into something much more serious.
The Detroit Pistons power forward finally met Nickelodeon star Jennette McCurdy after months of tweeting about McCurdy — aka his "woman crush"-- and it seems like...
Nathan Kress, Noah Munck, Jeanette McCurdy, Miranda Cosgrove, Jimmy Fallon
The iCarly characters get the surprise of their lives when Jimmy Fallon calls out their web show on the upcoming hour-long special, "iShock America."
On Saturday's episode, Carly (Miranda Cosgrove) & Co. are so excited about Fallon's mention of their series that they dedicate a web show to him by spoofing his most popular skits. Impressed, Fallon then invites Carly, Sam (Jennette McCurdy), Freddy (Nathan Kress) and Gibby (Noah Munck) to appear as his guests on Late Night.
In the exclusive clip below, Carly's brother Spencer (Jerry Trainor) screams in excitement when he sees his favorite TV host mention Carly.
Jennette McCurdy, Ariana Grande
It's the beginning of the end for iCarly, but fans might not have to say goodbye to the entire cast come November.
Nickelodeon has ordered two spin-off pilots from the show — one for Sam (Jennette McCurdy) and one for Gibby Gibson (Noah Munck), Entertainment Weekly reports.
Exclusive: iCarly coming to an end
The Sam-centered series, entitled Sam & Cat, would...
After five seasons, Nickelodeon's hit series iCarly will be coming to an end, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively. In June, the cast will come together for the last time to film a special iCarly television event that will air in November.
"Everyone at iCarly has been like family to me for five years," creator and executive producer Dan Schneider told TVGuide.com. "When we film our very last scene, there will be a lot of crying, I know. But I also know that in television, you don't want to over-stay your welcome. I want to go out the way we are — on a creative high-note. "
iParty with Victorious, Victoria Justice and Miranda Cosgrove
The last time Nickelodeon stars Miranda Cosgrove and Victoria Justice met, it was in the ring.
In the iCarly special "iFight Shelby Marx," Carly (Cosgrove) jokingly challenged CFC's youngest female fighter Shelby Marx (Justice) to a match on her webcast, only to have Shelby show up to accept the challenge. Carly took a mighty punch to the face before it was all over.
The actresses were both happy to report that there was no blood shed making their latest special, the iCarly-Victorious crossover event...