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Amy Adams

Amy Adams

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Famous as :

Actress

Birth Name :

Amy Lou Adams

Birth Date :

August 20, 1974

Birth Place :

Vicenza, Italy

Claim to fame :

As Ashley Johnsten in "Junebug" (2005)

Biography


Born Amy Lou Adams on August 20, 1975 at the U.S. military base located in Aviano, Italy to American parents Richard and Kathryn Adams as one of their seventh children, the Oscar-nominated American film and television actress was more than an exceptional beauty. Started her acting career in Hollywood movie industry from nothing, she really is an intelligent woman whose skills as an actress will only increase with time looking upon her becoming a sought after young performer. Clockwise from the early life of her, Amy was raised in Castle Rock, Colorado, as a result of her father's military career as to why the girl then attended Douglas County High School. Grew up in a Mormon family, a member of a religious organization formed in 1830 in the US, officially called The Church of Jesus Christ of Latterday Saints, the girl grew up finding out life was fun just like any other girls of her age.

Probably inherited an interest in performing from her father who was an amateur actor as well, Amy should double her thanks to the man for it was him who wrote scripts for all to perform. Already had the skill as her main asset, she then performed dinner theater in Colorado following her high school graduation while also was taking the job as a waitress at Hooters for a short time.

Latest News


Amy Adams 'Confused' and 'Frustrated' by 'Today' Interview Cancellation

December 24, 2014 20:03:32 GMT

breaks her silence on the cancellation of her interview on "" show. The actress was supposed to appear on the breakfast show to promote her new film "" before it was dramatically axed, leaving her "confused and definitely frustrated."
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'Today' Cancels Interview With Amy Adams for Refusing to Talk About Sony Hacking

December 23, 2014 04:51:56 GMT

got booted from "" show over refusal to discuss Sony hacking scandal. The five-time Oscar-nominated actress was scheduled for an interview on Monday, December 22, to promote her new movie "", but the staffers informed her shortly before her interview that she would be asked about the hack.
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Amy Adams Gets Proposed, Goes Crazy Over One Direction in 'SNL' Promo

December 17, 2014 20:41:56 GMT

appears in a "" promo ahead of her hosting duty on December 20. Holiday spirit, proposals, and fangirl meltdown fill the promotional video as the "" actress is joined by .
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Amy Adams Says There's No Love Triangle in 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice'

December 15, 2014 04:14:11 GMT

has shared some details about the highly anticipated "". Speaking at the press junket for Tim Burton's "", the actress who is reprising her role as Lois Lane in the DC movie shared what would happen to her character in the upcoming movie which is set for release on March 25, 2016.
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James Franco, Martin Freeman, Amy Adams to Host 'SNL'

November 20, 2014 21:46:26 GMT

"" announces hosts and musical guests for this December episodes. , , and are announced to serve as emcees, while , , and will perform.
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'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' Set Footage Prompts Curiosity

November 10, 2014 06:13:35 GMT

New footage emerges on the filming of "" which was shooting in Chicago over the weekend. The video captures a scene of 's Superman carrying ' Lois Lane while he's in costume.
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Trailer of Tim Burton's 'Big Eyes' Starring Christoph Waltz, Amy Adams

September 19, 2014 02:03:20 GMT

"So who is the artist?" is the big question in the trailer of "". Directed by Tim Burton, "Big Eyes" is a comedic drama that's based on the true story of painter Margaret Keane and her husband Walter, who took credit for his wife's work.
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Amy Adams on Giving First Class Seat to U.S. Soldier: I Did It for Attention for the Troops

June 28, 2014 04:37:07 GMT

gave her first class seat to a U.S. soldier on her flight from Detroit to Los Angeles on June 27. After landing, the "" actress explained to Inside Edition why she did such generous act, "I didn't do it for attention for myself. I did it for attention for the troops."
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Amy Adams Gives Up Her Plane Seat in First Class to a Soldier

June 27, 2014 20:24:30 GMT

gave up her seat in first class to a serviceman and moved herself to the soldier's coach seat during a flight from Detroit to Los Angeles. The "" actress swapped seats quietly but an ESPN host witnessed her act of generosity and revealed it on Twitter.
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Oscars 2014: Cate Blanchett, Lupita Nyong'o and Jennifer Lawrence Dazzle on Red Carpet

March 03, 2014 00:58:07 GMT

, , and Olympic figure skaters and Tara Lipinski were among the early stars to arrive at the 86th Annual Academy Awards. They were on duty to cover the red carpet fashion for such media outlets as E! and Access Hollywood.
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Full List of 2014 Oscars Presenters Announced

February 24, 2014 15:21:28 GMT

The full list of celebrities who will take the stage on March 2 to present the Oscars was unleashed on Monday, February 24. Among the famous names are , , , and .
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Amy Adams on Philip Seymour Hoffman: 'He's a Beautiful Spirit'

February 21, 2014 07:04:51 GMT

tearfully paid tribute to her close friend during an appearance in "Inside the Actors Studio". Taped earlier this month, three days after Hoffman passed away, the footage which was aired on Wednesday, February 19 shows Adams wearing a brown top onstage while talking about the late star.
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Cate Blanchett, Lupita Nyong'o, Amy Adams Attend 2014 Oscar Nominees Luncheon

February 11, 2014 04:55:10 GMT

A number of Oscar nominees stepped out Monday, February 10 to attend luncheon at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in California. , and were among the Hollywood beauties coming to celebrate their nods before the live telecast of the Academy Awards on March 2.
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Amy Adams Called Valentino's Insensitive Press Release 'Appalling'

February 10, 2014 15:14:47 GMT

wants the world to know where she sits in the recent mistake that luxury brand Valentino made. The "" star's representative released a statement to clarify that the actress had no professional tie to the fashion house despite their press release.
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Fashion House Apologizes for Touting Amy Adams' Bag at Philip Seymour Hoffman Wake

February 08, 2014 01:46:27 GMT

Valentino has picked the wrong moment to promote its bag. On Friday, February 7, USA Today entertainment reporter Donna Freydkin pointed out that she had received an email naming the Valentino bag that carried to wake, expressing her disgust over the tasteless press release.
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Golden Globes 2014: Amy Adams and Jared Leto Take Home Awards

January 13, 2014 03:02:23 GMT

More winners from the 2014 Golden Globe Awards have been announced. won Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy at the annual event which took place on Sunday, January 12 at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills.
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'Gravity' Takes 11 Nominations From 2014 BAFTAs

January 08, 2014 14:27:08 GMT

During the announcement of 2014 British Academy Film Awards nominees on Wednesday, January 8, "" came up several times. The starring film leads the list with 11 nominations, followed by "" and "" with 10 each and "" with 9.
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Amy Adams Rocks Black Lace Gown at 'American Hustle' NY Premiere

December 09, 2013 04:34:51 GMT

was a vision at the premiere of her new movie "" at the Ziegfeld Theater Sunday, December 8 in New York City. She walked down the red carpet with her actor fiance Darren Le Gallo who looked sharp in a three-layer designer suit.
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'American Hustle' Teaser Trailer: Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams and Christian Bale Misbehave

August 01, 2013 01:45:20 GMT

Teaser from "" has been unveiled when David O. Russell stopped by "" on Wednesday, July 31, to promote his latest directing gig, which is based on a true story of an FBI's 1980 undercover sting operation called Abscam. He assured people that they "can expect a wild world of amazing characters," as cited by NY Daily News.
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First Look: Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams and Christian Bale Go Retro for 'American Hustle'

July 30, 2013 06:53:17 GMT

"", David O. Russell's upcoming drama that is based on a true story of an FBI's 1980 undercover sting operation called Abscam, has debuted first official images via USA Today. The retro vibe is clearly evident in the two images as cast members featured in them stun in their vintage looks.
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First Look: Amy Adams Channels Marilyn Monroe on 'Big Eyes' Set

July 13, 2013 05:53:32 GMT

Production of "" is currently underway, and fans are now treated with a set photo courtesy of The Film Stage. The image gives a first look at , who is seen covering her red hair with a short -styled blonde wig. It's understandable though since the film about painter Margaret Keane is set in the 1950s.
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Debbie Rowe Reportedly Won't Fight Katherine Jackson Over Paris Jackson Custody

June 11, 2013 02:17:00 GMT

Debbie Rowe is likely to become Paris Jackson's guardian if the court decides to make changes in regards to the 15-year-old teenager's custody. According to a source, Debbie "would be delighted to have Paris living on her ranch" with her. However, the mother reportedly will let Paris' grandmother, Katherine Jackson, to be the legal guardian.
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Henry Cavill and Amy Adams Hit New York for 'Man of Steel' Premiere

June 11, 2013 01:42:02 GMT

and turned out for the world premiere of their much-talked-about flick "" in New York on June 10. Cavill proved that he's no less charming without the iconic outfit of Superman as he came in a sharp gray suit complete with black tie. As for his on-screen love interest , she looked elegant and gorgeous in a strapless black dress.
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Alleged First Official Image of Lois Lane From 'Man of Steel' Surfaces

January 30, 2013 02:07:40 GMT

An alleged first official look at as Lois Lane in "" has made its round onto the web. Spanish site Desde Hollywood obtains the still, claiming that it is "100%" an official material because the image is accompanied by a watermark from Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures.
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Confirmed: Kate Winslet Secretly Married Ned Rocknroll in New York

December 27, 2012 03:02:29 GMT

has got married for a third time without people knowing. "I can confirm that Kate Winslet married Ned Rocknroll in NY earlier this month in a private ceremony attended by her two children and a very few friends and family," her rep says.
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Natalie Portman Tops Best Actors for the Buck List

December 26, 2012 19:01:59 GMT

Forbes has released its annual list of Hollywood's most bankable stars, putting at number one. The Academy Award winner topped the list of Hollywood's Best Actors for the Buck, thanks to her role in "" and "" among others.
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Cameron Diaz and Amy Adams Stun at Red Carpet of LACMA Gala 2012

October 29, 2012 04:50:25 GMT

A number of big stars in movie industry stepped out to support LACMA 2012 Art and Film Gala honoring Ed Ruscha and Stanley Kubrick in Los Angeles. and were among the beauties who stole attention with their eye-popping looks.
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Lee Daniels to Direct Amy Adams in Janis Joplin Biopic

October 17, 2012 07:59:45 GMT

After wrapping the filming of all-star true story drama "The Butler", director Lee Daniels might helm another biopic as his next project. The man behind Oscar-winning "" is now in talks to direct a new Janis Joplin biopic called "".
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Beyonce Knowles Gives Good Look at Baby Blue Ivy's Face

July 19, 2012 01:30:45 GMT

Months after showed off her newborn daughter Blue Ivy in a series of pictures, the face of the now 6-month-old baby is revealed. A sneaky fan managed to capture Queen Bey and her little girl during a recent shopping trip in New York City.
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Christopher Nolan Justifies 'Dark Knight Rises' Fans' Anger at Negative Reviewers

July 19, 2012 01:22:14 GMT

Director Christopher Nolan has finally responded to recent issue that some "" overzealous fans blasted critics who gave negative reviews on his Batman movie. Defending those fans, Nolan stated that the angry reaction was normal judging that the Caped Crusader is adored by many people and has "a huge appeal."
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