Amy Adams

Actress
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Born: 08/20/1974 in Vicenza, IT

Filmography

Actor (75)

Justice League Part 1 2017 (Movie)

Lois Lane (Actor)

Sharp Objects 2016 - 2017 (TV Show)

Actor

Arrival 2016 (Movie)

Dr. Louise Banks (Actor)

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice 2016 (Movie)

Lois (Actor)

Conan 2016 (Tv Show)

Guest

Nocturnal Animals 2016 (Movie)

Susan Morrow (Actor)

The 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards 2015 - 2016 (TV Show)

Presenter

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2014, 2016 (Tv Show)

Guest

Hollywood Film Awards 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Herself

Big Eyes 2014 (Movie)

Margaret Keane (Actor)

Jimmy Kimmel Live 2011, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

Lullaby 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

Lullaby 2014 (Movie)

Emily (Actor)

Saturday Night Live 2008, 2014 (Tv Show)

Host

The 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Presenter

The 86th Annual Academy Awards 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Presenter

The Last Run 2014 (Movie)

Alexis (Actor)

American Hustle 2013 (Movie)

Sydney Prosser (Actor)

Her 2013 (Movie)

Amy (Actor)

Man of Steel 2013 (Movie)

Lois Lane (Actor)

Spike Guys Choice 2013 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Actor

The Daily Show 2013 (Tv Show)

Guest

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

On the Road 2012 (Movie)

Jane/Joan Vollmer (Actor)

The Late Show With David Letterman 2008 - 2010, 2012 (Tv Show)

Guest

The Master 2012 (Movie)

Peggy Dodd (Actor)

Trouble with the Curve 2012 (Movie)

Mickey (Actor)

17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Presenter

The 83rd Annual Academy Awards 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Presenter

The British Academy Film Awards 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Presenter

The Muppets 2011 (Movie)

Mary (Actor)

Leap Year 2010 (Movie)

Anna (Actor)

The 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Actor

The Fighter 2010 (Movie)

Charlene Fleming (Actor)

Julie & Julia 2009 (Movie)

Julie Powell (Actor)

Nickelodeon's 22nd Annual Kids' Choice Awards 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Actor

Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian 2009 (Movie)

Amelia Earhart (Actor)

Sunshine Cleaning 2009 (Movie)

Rose Lorkowski (Actor)

The 14th Annual Critics' Choice Awards 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Actor

The British Academy Film Awards 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Actor

Dateline NBC: Going for Gold 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Actor

Doubt 2008 (Movie)

Sister James (Actor)

Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day 2008 (Movie)

Delysia Lafosse (Actor)

Moonlight Serenade 2008 (Movie)

Chloe (Actor)

The 80th Annual Academy Awards 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Actor

Charlie Wilson's War 2007 (Movie)

Bonnie Bach (Actor)

Enchanted 2007 (Movie)

Giselle (Actor)

The 2007 Film Independent's Spirit Awards 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Actor

The Ex 2007 (Movie)

Abby March (Actor)

Underdog 2007 (Movie)

Voice of Polly (Actor)

Standing Still 2006 (Movie)

Elise (Actor)

Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby 2006 (Movie)

Susan (Actor)

Tenacious D In: The Pick of Destiny 2006 (Movie)

Gorgeous Woman (Actor)

The 12th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Actor

The Office 2005 - 2006 (Tv Show)

Actor

Junebug 2005 (Movie)

Ashley (Actor)

The Wedding Date 2005 (Movie)

Amy (Actor)

The Slaughter Rule 2003 (Movie)

Doreen (Actor)

Catch Me If You Can 2002 (Movie)

Brenda Strong (Actor)

Pumpkin 2002 (Movie)

Alex (Actor)

Serving Sara 2002 (Movie)

Kate (Actor)

The West Wing 2002 (Tv Show)

Actor

Providence 2000 - 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

Buffy the Vampire Slayer 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

Charmed 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

Psycho Beach Party 2000 (Movie)

Marvel Ann (Actor)

That '70s Show 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

Zoe... 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Cruel Intentions 2 1999 (Movie)

Kathryn Merteuil (Actor)

Drop Dead Gorgeous 1999 (Movie)

Leslie Miller (Actor)

The Dream Trap 1990 (Movie)

(Actor)

Streghe 1989 (Movie)

(Actor)

Roxanne: The Prize Pulitzer (TV Show)

Actor
Music (3)

The Muppets 2011 (Movie)

("Life's A Happy Song") (Song Performer)

Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day 2008 (Movie)

("If I Didn't Care") (Song Performer)

Enchanted 2007 (Movie)

("True Love's Kiss") (Song Performer)

Relationships

Dan Adams

Brother

Julie Adams

Sister

Scott Adams

Brother

Anna Adams

Sister

Richard Adams

Brother

Eddie Adams Actor

Brother

Kathryn Adams

Mother
Divorced husband when Amy was 11 years old

Richard Adams

Father
Divorced wife when Amy was 11 years old

Darren Le Gallo Actor

Companion
Met in an acting class in 2001 Began dating the following year Announced engagement in July 2008

Aviana Le Gallo

Daughter
Born May 15, 2010; father, Darren Le Gallo

EDUCATION

Douglas County High School

Castle Rock , Colorado

Milestones

2012

Portrayed Beat Generation figure Jane Vollmer in feature adaptation of "On the Road" by Jack Kerouac

2012

Cast opposite Clint Eastwood in baseball drama "Trouble with the Curve"

2012

Co-starred with Joaquin Phoenix and Philip Seymour Hoffman in Paul Thomas Anderson's "The Master"

2011

Nominated for the 2011 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role

2011

Nominated for the 2011 Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture ("The Fighter")

2011

Co-starred with Jason Segel in the family comedy "The Muppets"

2011

Nominated for the 2011 Academy Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

2011

Nominated for the 2011 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role ("The Fighter")

2011

Landed the coveted role of Lois Lane in the 2013 Superman reboot "Man of Steel"

2011

Nominated for the 2011 Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture

2010

Played the love interest of professional boxer Micky Ward in David O. Russell's "The Fighter"

2010

Played a young woman who travels to Ireland to propose to her boyfriend in the romantic comedy "Leap Year"

2009

Played a single mother who starts her own crime scene clean-up business in the independent film "Sunshine Cleaning"

2009

Portrayed Amelia Earhart in the adventure comedy "Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian"

2009

Portrayed author Julie Powell in Nora Ephron's "Julie & Julia"; screenplay adapted from Powell's Julie and Julia: 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen and Julia Child's My Life in France

2008

Co-starred in the romantic comedy "Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day"

2008

Cast as Sister James in the feature adaptation of John Patrick Shanley's play "Doubt"; earned Golden Globe, SAG and Oscar nominations for Best Supporting Actress

2007

Cast in "Charlie Wilson's War" as the title character's chief of staff

2007

Cast as a Princess Giselle in Disney's modern-day animation and live-action fairy tale "Enchanted"; earned a Golden Globe nomination for Actor in a Motion Picture Musical or Comedy

2006

Co-starred in the indie comedy "Standing Still"

2005

Breakthrough role in the southern drama "Junebug"; earned Oscar and SAG nominations for Best Supporting Actress

2005

Starred in the romantic comedy "The Wedding Date" opposite Debra Messing and Dermot Mulroney

2004

Cast on the short-lived medical drama "Dr. Vegas" (CBS)

2002

Played Leonardo DiCaprio’s dimwitted fiancée Brenda in "Catch Me if You Can"

2002

Cast opposite Matthew Perry and Elizabeth Hurley in the romantic comedy "Serving Sara"

2000

Starred in the direct-to-video feature "Cruel Intentions 2"; originally filmed as a TV spin-off of the hit film "Cruel Intentions" (1999) titled "Manchester Prep" that was never aired

2000

Made guest appearances on "That 70s Show" (Fox) and "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" (UPN)

2000

Appeared in the independent comedy "Psycho Beach Party," a spoof of 1960's Beach Party/Gidget surfing movies

1999

Made feature debut in the satiric comedy "Drop Dead Gorgeous" opposite Denise Richards and Kirsten Dunst

Discovered by a movie producer, while working at a dinner theater in Chanhassen, MN

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