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Amanda Peet

Amanda Peet (born January 11, 1972, height 5' 6½" (1,69 m)) is an American actress who has appeared in film, stage and television. After studying with Uta Hagen at Columbia University, Peet began her career in television commercials, and progressed to small roles on television, before making her film debut in 1995. Featured roles in films such as the 2000 comedy film The Whole Nine Yards brought her wider recognition. She has appeared in a variety of films, including the 2001 comedy Saving Silverman, the 2003 romantic comedy Something's Gotta Give, the 2003 psychological thriller film Identity, the 2005 action-thriller Syriana, the 2006 comedy-drama remake Griffin & Phoenix, the 2007 romantic comedy The Ex, the 2008 science fiction film The X-Files: I Want to Believe and the 2009 disaster adventure drama 2012. She has also appeared in the 1999 drama series Jack & Jill and the 2006 drama series Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip. Early life Peet was born in New York City, the daughter of Penny (née Levy), a social worker, and Charles D. Peet, Jr., a corporate lawyer. Her parents are divorced. Her maternal great-grandfathers were Samuel Levy, a lawyer, businessman, and public official, who served as Manhattan Borough President, and Samuel Roxy Rothafel, a theatrical impresario and entrepreneur.  Peet's father is a Quaker and Peet's mother is Jewish. Peet attended Friends Seminary, then studied history at and graduated from Columbia University,where she auditioned for acting teacher Uta Hagen and decided to become an actress after taking Hagen's class. During her four-year period of study with Hagen, Peet appeared in the off-Broadway revival of Clifford Odets's Awake and Sing with Stephen Lang. Personal life Peet married screenwriter David Benioff on September 30, 2006, in New York City.They have two children; Frances Pen "Frankie", born in 2007, and Molly June, born in 2010. The family lives in Manhattan and Beverly Hills. Peet was maid of honor at Lauren Holly's marriage in 2001 to Francis Greco.


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Nascut:
Jan 11, 1972 in New York City - New York - USA
Aparitii in Filme/Seriale:
62
Primul film:
In series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee 1983-04-04
Ultimul film:
Serial The Romanoffs 2018-06-30
Cunoscut pentru
Filme in care a jucat
Serial The Romanoffs Unknown 2018-06-30
Serial Wainy Days Jill 2017-07-14
Serial Brockmire Jules 2017-04-05
Film The 4%: Film's Gender Problem Herself 2016-03-08
Film Sleeping with Other People Paula 2015-06-26
Serial Togetherness Tina Morris 2015-01-11
Film The Way Way Back Joan 2013-06-06
Film Trust Me Marcy 2013-04-20
Film Identity Thief Trish Patterson 2013-02-07
Film Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey Ranger (voice) 2012-12-02
Serial Partners 2012-09-24
Serial Bent Alex Meyers 2012-03-21
Film Gulliver's Travels Darcy Silverman 2010-12-25
Film Please Give Mary 2010-01-22
Serial Important Things with Demetri Martin Actress 2009-02-11
Film 2012 Kate Curtis 2009-10-10
Film What Doesn't Kill You Stacy Reilly 2008-12-12
Film The X Files: I Want to Believe ASAC Dakota Whitney 2008-07-24
Film $5 a Day Maggie 2008-01-01
Film Martian Child Harlee 2007-11-02
Film Battle for Terra Maria Montez (voice) 2007-09-06
Film The Ex Sofia Kowalski 2006-12-01
Serial Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip Jordan McDeere 2006-09-18
Film Griffin & Phoenix Phoenix 2006-09-12
Film Syriana Julie Woodman 2005-11-23
Serial How I Met Your Mother Jenkins 2005-09-19
Film A Lot Like Love Emily Friehl 2005-04-22
Film Melinda and Melinda Susan 2004-10-29
Serial Entourage Unknown 2004-07-18
Film The Whole Ten Yards Jill 2004-04-07
Film Whatever We Do Patty 2003-01-16
Serial The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Film Identity Paris 2003-04-25
Film Something's Gotta Give Marin 2003-12-12
Film Igby Goes Down Rachel 2002-09-13
Film Changing Lanes Cynthia Delano Banek 2002-04-07
Film High Crimes Jackie 2002-04-03
Film Saving Silverman Judith Fessbeggler 2001-02-09
Film Two Ninas Nina Harris 2000-12-01
Film Whipped Mia 2000-09-01
Film Takedown Karen 2000-03-15
Film The Whole Nine Yards Jill St. Claire 2000-02-18
Film Isn't She Great Debbie 2000-01-28
Film Body Shots Jane Bannister 1999-10-07
Serial Jack & Jill Jacqueline 'Jack' Barrett 1999-09-26
Film Jump Lisa 1999-04-17
Film Simply Irresistible Chris 1999-02-05
Film 1999 Nicole 1998-01-01
Film Playing by Heart Amber 1998-12-30
Film Southie Marianne Silva 1998-06-10
Film Touch Me Bridgette 1997-09-05
Film Grind Patty 1997-04-11
Film One Fine Day Celia 1996-12-20
Serial Spin City Unknown 1996-09-17
Film She's the One Molly 1996-08-26
Serial The Single Guy Unknown 1995-09-21
Serial Central Park West Unknown 1995-09-13
Film Animal Room Debbie 1995-01-01
Serial Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Serial Law & Order Unknown 1990-09-13
Serial Seinfeld Unknown 1989-07-05
Serial Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04