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Michelle Trachtenberg Shares Creepy Fans Experience

February 3, 2010 (9:22 am) GMT
Gaining popularity through her role in 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer', Michelle Trachtenberg was once scared of fans who counted backwards her 18th birthday, the age when she became legal for sex.
Michelle Trachtenberg

Actress was freaked out by the creepy "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" fans who staged an online countdown to her 18th birthday - when she became legal for sex. The star was 14 when she landed the role of Dawn Summers on the cult show and she immediately won the affection of fans - but some took it too far.

She explains, "Even at the time, I was like, 'You're never gonna get a chance (to have sex with me)! So what's your counter for?' If anyone's checking a counter, it's pretty safe to say that I'm not going to give them much thought. It's creepy."

Trachtenberg admits she once dated a guy who was obsessed with her impressive acting resume. She tells Complex magazine, "I once dated a guy who was like, 'Holy s**t, I just made out with 'Harriet the Spy'!' That's messed up. Don't say that. I was 10, you're 30, it's just weird."

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