Person Details

Birthday: 1976-12-05 02:02:06

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Female

Place of birth: Dallas, Texas, USA

Homepage: http://amyacker.com

Movie Involvements: 10

TV Involvements: 25


Most Famous Work

Biography

Born and raised in Dallas, Texas, Amy Acker is the oldest of four children, three daughters and one son, of Robert Acker, a lawyer, and Sandra Bruyere, a housewife, and the cousin of Joel Jeffrey Acker. She graduated from Lake Highlands High School in Dallas. She subsequently earned a bachelor's degree in theater from Southern Methodist University. In her junior year of college, Acker modeled for J. Crew catalog. In 1999 she was nominated for a Leon Rabin award for "Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Lead Role" for her performance in the play Thérèse Raquin. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in the same year. She worked as a stage actress for several seasons, including a stint at American Players Theatre in Spring Green, Wisconsin. She appeared in various roles during the fantasy segments for the popular award-winning children's TV series "Wishbone" (1995), which was filmed in Texas and consisted of Dallas theater actors. Upon graduation she worked in Wisconsin and New York before winning the role of "Fred" on "Angel" (1999). She won the 2003 Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress on Television for her portrayal.

Most Famous Work

Supernatural
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8

Supernatural

(2005) Andrea Barr
Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
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7

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

(2013) Audrey Nathan
Suits
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8

Suits

(2011) Esther Edelstein
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
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7

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

(2000) Sandy Larken
The Good Wife
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7

The Good Wife

(2009) Trish Arkin
Once Upon a Time
Average
7

Once Upon a Time

(2011) Astrid / Nova
Grimm
Average
7

Grimm

(2011) Lena Marcinko
Angel
Average
8

Angel

(1999) Winifred 'Fred' Burkle / Illyria

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2020 Lois Lane (voice)
2018 Tammy
2017 Amanda
Caitlin Strucker
2016 Lily
Sarah Adler
2015 Dawn Jones
Sophie Atkinson
2014 Geena
Sugar Monkey
2013 Audrey Nathan
2012 Beatrice
Wendy Lin
2011 Lena Marcinko
Astrid / Nova
Molly
Root
Caroline Turing
Crystal Carruthers
Esther Edelstein
2010 Amanda Grayson
Rachel Conroy
Katherine Walters
2009 Caitlin Murphy
Trish Arkin
Tracey
Dr. Claire Saunders / Whiskey / Clyde Randolph
2008 Luisa
Ellie Daly
2007 Molly Madison
Kathryn Tully
N/A
2006 Jill Yarrut
2005 Tessa
Penelope
Andrea Barr
N/A
2004 Helena Bertinelli / Huntress
2003 Herself
Bonnie Lindsey
2002 Miggy
Kate
2001 Leslie LeZard
Kelly Peyton
2000 Sandy Larken
Sandy Colfax
1999 Fred Burkle
Fred Burkle / Illyria
1995 Catherine Morland
- Claire
Year Character Movie/Tv

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