Amy Adams

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Amy Adams

Adams at the premiere for Man of Steel
(June 14, 2013)
Born Amy Lou Adams
20 August 1974 (1974-08-20) (age 39)
Vicenza, Italy
Residence Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Occupation Actress, singer, dancer
Years active 1995-present
Height 1.63 m.
Partner Darren Le Gallo
(d.2002-present; 1 child)
Children Aviana Olea Le Gallo
15 May 2010 (2010-05-15) (age 4)
Parents Richard Adams
Kathryn Adams (Hicken)

Amy Lou Adams (born on August 20, 1974[1]) is an American actress and singer and former dancer. She was nominated for 4 Golden Globe (2008, 2009, 2011, 2013) and 4 Oscars (2006, 2009, 2011, 2013).

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Early life[change | change source]

Adams was born in Vicenza, Italy to military parents Richard and Kathryn (née Hicken) Adams.[1] She has four brothers and two sisters.

Career[change | change source]

She started her career as dancer in 1995. In 1999, she started acting. Her first movie role was Leslie Miller in Drop Dead Gorgeous. In 2005 she played Ashley Johnsten in Junebug and was nominated as "Best Actress in a Supporting Role" for an Oscar[1] but lost to Rachel Weisz. In 2008, she played Sister James in Doubt and was nomimated as "Best Actress in a Supporting Role" for a Golden Globe and an Oscar, but lost to Kate Winslet. In 2010 she played Charlene Fleming in The Fighter. She again was nominated as "Best Actress in a Supporting Role" for Golden Globe and Oscar but lost to Melissa Leo. She also played Lois Lane in the 2013 movie Man of Steel. She will reprise her role as Lois Lane in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.

Personal life[change | change source]

In 2002 Amy started relationship with Darren Le Gallo. They married in 2008.[1] Their daughter, Aviana Olea Le Gallo, was born on May 15, 2010.

She currently lives with her family in Los Angeles, California.

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