Biography of Amy AdamsAmy Lou Adams is a Hollywood actress, famous to the audience for the movies «Cruel Intentions 2», «Catch Me If You Can», «Junebug», «Enchanted», «Doubt», «Nocturnal Animals», «Batman V Superman» and many others.
Her Childhood and FamilyAmy grew up in the family of a soldier from the US Army Richard and housewife Kathryn Adams. She was born on August 20, 1974, and became the middle of their seven children, with four brothers and two sisters. Her hometown is Vicenza, Italy (there was a military complex, where at that time her father served). Subsequently, they had moved frequently from place to place until, in 1982, they settled in Castle Rock, Colorado.
Finding HerselfIn high school, Amy had little interest in science, but she was the first person in everything that concerned art and sport: she sang in the school choir, took ballet and did gymnastics. Intending to become a professional dancer, she trained at the David Taylor Dance Company.
In 1994, she began her professional career as a dancer in «dinner-theater» (a theater-restaurant with a «light» repertoire like musicals and comedies) in Boulder. Amy liked to sing and dance, but the owners demanded to serve the tables. One day her colleague lied to the owner that Amy gossiped about the director. So she lost this job but got a similar one in Denver’s dinner theater.
Her First Roles in the MoviesWhile working in Minneapolis, Amy acted in her first movie. It was a black-and-white short satire «The Chromium Hook». After that, she played a cheerleader in the black comedy «Drop Dead Gorgeous» with Kirsten Dunst and Kirstie Alley in the lead roles. The last actress encouraged Amy. Inspired by the words of her experienced colleague, she moved to the capital of cinema, Los Angeles, in January 1999.
The Prosperity of Her CareerThe long-awaited breakthrough came in 2005 when Amy Adams got one of the key roles in the low-budget independent drama «Junebug» by Phil Morrison. She had to play the pregnant optimistic woman Ashley, who lives in the house of her husband's parents. Family relationships begin to go bad, but she believes that the birth of a baby will make things go back to the way they were.
Personal Life of Amy AdamsIn 2001, during the acting classes, Amy Adams met the young actor Darren Le Gallo. A year later, after their shooting in the short movie «Pennies», they began dating and announced the engagement in 2008. Darren asked Amy to marry him during the shooting in the movie «Julie & Julia».
Amy Adams NowAt the beginning of 2019, Amy was nominated for an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress in the tragicomedy Vice, produced by Brad Pitt. Also in the film were Christian Bale and Sam Rockwell, who also received nominations.
In 2020, with the participation of Amy Adams, two whole premieres will take place. In the thriller "The Woman in the Window", the actress will play the role of Anna Fox, and in the drama "Hillbilly Elegy" - the role of Bev.