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Amy Acker Biography

Birth Name:
Amy Louise Acker
Birth Place:
Dallas, Texas, United States

Fast Facts

  • Studied ballet dancing for 13 years
  • Suffered a knee injury in high school that precluded a career in dance
  • As a result, she took an acting class that led her to consider acting as a career
  • Worked as a model during college, including posing for a J
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  • Moved to NYC to pursue an acting career after college, and landed roles in several independent features
  • Auditioned for and won the role of Winifred on Angel one month after moving to L
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