Michelle Vieth Paetau (November 19, 1979 in Marshalltown, Iowa) is an American-Mexican actress, best known for starring in telenovelas.
Her family moved to Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico when she was three years old.Her father Dennis Veith resides in Marshalltown Iowa in the United States. Vieth has four younger siblings Alberto, Axel, Armando, and Xavier. At the age of 15 she was invited to be an extra in the telenovela Acapulco, Cuerpo y Alma. Chilean producer Valentín Pimstein later invited her to a casting for Televisa, however they suggested that she first enroll in the Centro de Educación Artistica (CEA) to study acting and modeling. Two years later, she auditioned for Mi Pequeña Traviesa and landed the leading role. In 2003, she was on Big Brother Celebrity VIP Mexico, and was the fourth member to be expelled from the show.