Amanda Peet

Amanda Peet

Age49Born on11 January 1972 in New York City, New York, USA
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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Dirty John
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The Romanoffs
Onbekend
0 votes
Brockmire
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3 votes
Togetherness
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7 votes
Bent
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Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip
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1 vote
Jack & Jill
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guest Roles

Conan (2010)
Episode 2015x13
2015
How I Met Your Mother
Episode 05x13
2010
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
Episode 01x06
2009
Late Night with Conan O'Brien
Episode 14x132
2007
The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Episode 04x39
2006
Late Night with Conan O'Brien
Episode 13x94
2006
The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Episode 03x69
2005
Entourage
Episode 02x01
2005
Late Night with Conan O'Brien
Episode 12x114
2005
Late Night with Conan O'Brien
Episode 10x05
2002
Seinfeld
Episode 08x22
1997
Spin City
Episode 01x18
1997
Central Park West
Episode 01x13
1995
Central Park West
Episode 01x12
1995
Central Park West
Episode 01x11
1995
Law & Order
Episode 06x05
1995