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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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Born:
Jan 11, 1972 In New York City - New York - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
61
Première apparrition :
In the series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee 1983-04-04
Dernier projet:
Series Wainy Days 2018
Connu pour
Poster of Partners
Poster of Important Things with Demetri Martin
Poster of Jump
Poster of Grind
Filmographie
Series Wainy Days Jill 2018
Series Brockmire Jules 2017-04-05
Film The 4%: Film's Gender Problem Herself 2016-03-08
Film Jamais entre amis Paula 2015-06-26
Series Togetherness Tina Morris 2015-01-11
Film Trust Me Marcy 2013-04-20
Film Arnaque à la carte Trish Patterson 2013-02-07
Film Cet été-là Joan 2013-06-06
Series Bent Alex Meyers 2012-03-21
Series Partners 2012-09-24
Film Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey Ranger (voice) 2012-12-02
Film La Beauté du geste Mary 2010-01-22
Film Les Voyages de Gulliver Darcy Silverman 2010-12-25
Film 2012 Kate Curtis 2009-10-10
Series Important Things with Demetri Martin Actress 2009-02-11
Film Un Amour de père Maggie 2008-01-01
Film Boston Streets Stacy Reilly 2008-12-12
Film The X-Files - Régénération ASAC Dakota Whitney 2008-07-24
Film Battle for Terra Maria Montez (voice) 2007-09-06
Film Un enfant pas comme les autres Harlee 2007-11-02
Film Griffin et Phoenix Phoenix 2006-09-12
Film Son ex et moi Sofia Kowalski 2006-12-01
Series Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip Jordan McDeere 2006-09-18
Film 7 ans de séduction Emily Friehl 2005-04-22
Film Syriana Julie Woodman 2005-11-23
Series How I Met Your Mother Jenkins 2005-09-19
Film Mon voisin le tueur 2 Jill 2004-04-07
Series Entourage Unknown 2004-07-18
Film Melinda et Melinda Susan 2004-10-29
Film Identity Paris 2003-04-25
Film Whatever We Do Patty 2003-01-16
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Film Tout peut arriver Marin 2003-12-12
Film Dérapages incontrôlés Cynthia Delano Banek 2002-04-07
Film Crimes & pouvoir Jackie 2002-04-03
Film Igby Rachel 2002-09-13
Film Diablesse Judith Fessbeggler 2001-02-09
Film Isn't She Great Debbie 2000-01-28
Film Mon voisin le tueur Jill St. Claire 2000-02-18
Film Cybertraque Karen 2000-03-15
Film Two Ninas Nina Harris 2000-12-01
Film Whipped Mia 2000-09-01
Film Simplement irrésistible Chris 1999-02-05
Film Jump Lisa 1999-04-17
Series Jack & Jill Jacqueline 'Jack' Barrett 1999-09-26
Film Sexe attitudes Jane Bannister 1999-10-07
Film 1999 Nicole 1998-01-01
Film La Carte du coeur Amber 1998-12-30
Film Southie Marianne Silva 1998-06-10
Film Grind Patty 1997-04-11
Film Touch Me Bridgette 1997-09-05
Film Petits mensonges entre frères Molly 1996-08-26
Film Un beau jour Celia 1996-12-20
Series Spin City Unknown 1996-09-17
Film Animal Room Debbie 1995-01-01
Series The Single Guy Unknown 1995-09-21
Series Central Park West Unknown 1995-09-13
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Series New York Police Judiciaire Unknown 1990-09-13
Series Seinfeld Unknown 1989-07-05
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04