Biografia

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.

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.

Informazioni Personali

Conosciuto Per Recitazione

Genere Femmina

Crediti Conosciuti 66

Compleanno 1972-01-11

Luogo di Nascita New York City, New York, USA

Sito Ufficiale -

Conosciuto anche come

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  • Αμάντα Πιτ

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2018 The Romanoffs (8 episodi)
2017 Brockmire (16 episodi) come Jules
2016 The 4%: Film's Gender Problem come Herself
2015 SWOP - I sesso dipendenti come Paula
2015 Togetherness (16 episodi) come Tina Morris
2013 C'era una volta un'estate come Joan
2013 Trust Me come Marcy
2013 Io sono tu come Trish Patterson
2012 Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey come Ranger (voice)
2012 Partners (13 episodi)
2012 Bent (6 episodi) come Alex Meyers
2010 I fantastici viaggi di Gulliver come Darcy Silverman
2010 Please Give come Mary
2009 2012 come Kate Curtis
2009 Important Things with Demetri Martin (17 episodi) come Actress
2008 Boston Streets come Stacy Reilly
2008 X-Files - Voglio crederci come ASAC Dakota Whitney
2008 5 dollari al giorno come Maggie
2007 Martian child - Un bambino da amare come Harlee
2007 Battaglia per la Terra come Maria Montez (voice)
2006 The Ex come Sofia Kowalski
2006 Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (22 episodi) come Jordan McDeere
2006 Griffin & Phoenix come Phoenix
2005 Syriana come Julie Woodman
2005 The Reichen Show (1 episodio)
2005 How I Met Your Mother (1 episodio) come Jenkins
2005 Sballati d'amore come Emily Friehl
2004 Melinda e Melinda come Susan
2004 Entourage (1 episodio)
2004 FBI: Protezione testimoni 2 come Jill St. Claire
2003 Tutto può succedere come Marin
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2 episodi)
2003 Identità come Paris
2003 Whatever We Do come Patty
2002 Igby Goes Down come Rachel
2002 Ipotesi di reato come Cynthia Delano Banek
2002 High Crimes - Crimini di stato come Jackie
2001 Assatanata come Judith Fessbeggler
2000 Two Ninas come Nina Harris
2000 Whipped - Ragazzi al guinzaglio come Mia
2000 Hackers 2 - Takedown come Karen
2000 FBI: Protezione testimoni come Jill St. Claire
2000 Isn't She Great come Debbie
1999 Body Shots come Jane Bannister
1999 Jack & Jill (32 episodi) come Jacqueline 'Jack' Barrett
1999 Jump come Lisa
1999 Semplicemente irresistibile come Chris
1998 Scherzi del cuore come Amber
1998 Southie come Marianne Silva
1998 1999 come Nicole
1998 Una vacanza indimenticabile come Julia
1997 Ellen Foster come Julia Hobbs
1997 Toccami come Bridgette
1997 The View (1 episodio) come Herself
1997 Grind come Patty
1996 Un giorno per caso come Celia
1996 Spin City (1 episodio)
1996 Il senso dell'amore come Molly
1995 The Single Guy (1 episodio)
1995 Central Park West (3 episodi)
1995 Animal Room come Debbie
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (4 episodi)
1990 Law & Order - I due volti della giustizia (1 episodio)
1989 Seinfeld (1 episodio)
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee (2 episodi)

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