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Amy was born under the official name Adams, Amy Lou on August 20th, 1974. She has been a credited actor since the 1999 film Drop Dead Gorgeous.
Amy Adams is a dependable leading actor. She has starred in four films including the 2014 biography film Big Eyes as the character Margaret Keane, the 2010 comedy movie Leap Year playing Anna and the 2008 comedy release Sunshine Cleaning cast as Rose.
Amy has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. She has appeared in eighteen films including: the 2013 action film Man of Steel as the character Lois Lane, the 2013 crime movie American Hustle playing Sydney Prosser and the 2012 adventure release On the Road cast as Jane.
Her most commercially successful project to date has been the 2013 action film Man of Steel, which brought in $291,000,000 at the box office.
Amy is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least nineteen magazines, captured in more than five pictorials, interviewed in over four publications and featured in ten magazine articles.
As an actor Amy Adams has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on five occasions. Her first nomination was for Best Actress In A Supporting Role for her portrayal of Ashley in the 2005 film Junebug. Amy Adams was also nominated for Best Actress In A Supporting Role for her role as Sister James in the 2008 movie Doubt , Best Actress In A Supporting Role for her role as Charlene Fleming in the 2010 movie The Fighter , Best Actress In A Supporting Role for her role as Peggy Dodd in the 2012 movie The Master and Best Actress In A Leading Role for her role as Sydney Prosser in the 2013 movie American Hustle .