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Amy Acker

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.


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Born:
Dec 5, 1976 In Dallas - Texas - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
41
First Appeared:
In the movie The Energy Specialist
Latest Project:
Series The Gifted 2018-10-01
Known For
Poster of Vigilados, Person of Interest
Poster of Happy Town
Poster of Almacén 13
Poster of Dollhouse
Filmography
Pelicula The Energy Specialist Claire 2018
Series The Gifted Caitlin Strucker 2018-10-01
Pelicula A Nutcracker Christmas Lily 2016-12-10
Series Con Man Dawn 2015-09-30
Pelicula Un romance de novela Sophie Atkinson 2015-01-10
Pelicula The Lord of Catan Sugar Monkey 2014-03-22
Pelicula Let's Kill Ward's Wife Geena 2014-12-23
Series Marvel's Agentes de S.H.I.E.L.D. Audrey Nathan 2013-09-24
Pelicula La cabaña en el bosque Wendy Lin 2012-04-12
Pelicula Mucho ruido y pocas nueces Beatrice 2012-09-08
Series Suits. La ley de los audaces Esther Edelstein 2011-06-23
Pelicula Una esposa para papá Crystal Carruthers 2011-08-11
Series Grimm Lena Marcinko 2011-10-28
Series Vigilados, Person of Interest Samantha 'Root' Groves 2011-09-22
Series Érase una vez Nova / Astrid 2011-10-23
Pelicula Sironia Molly 2011-10-21
Series Escudo Humano Katherine Walters 2010-01-17
Series Happy Town Rachel Conroy 2010-04-28
Series No Ordinary Family Amanda Grayson 2010-09-28
Series Dollhouse Dr. Claire Saunders / Whiskey / Clyde Randolph 2009-02-13
Series Almacén 13 Tracey 2009-07-07
Series La esposa ejemplar Trish Arkin 2009-09-22
Pelicula 21 and a Wake-Up Caitlin Murphy 2009-10-30
Pelicula Voces Ellie Daly 2008-01-06
Pelicula El dragón y la princesa Luisa 2008-09-18
Series October Road Unknown 2007-03-15
Series Drive Kathryn Tully 2007-04-13
Series Sin cita previa Molly Madison 2007-09-26
Pelicula The Novice Jill Yarrut 2006-09-30
Pelicula Celebrity Mix 2005-01-17
Series Sobrenatural Andrea Acker 2005-09-13
Series Entre fantasmas Tessa 2005-09-23
Series Cómo conocí a vuestra madre Unknown 2005-09-19
Series The New Tom Green Show Herself 2003-06-23
Pelicula Groom Lake Kate 2002-09-21
Series Alias Kelly Peyton 2001-09-30
Series Ley y orden: Acción criminal Leslie LeZard 2001-09-30
Series Liga De La Justicia The Huntress / Helena Bertinelli 2001-11-17
Series CSI: Las Vegas Sandy Larken 2000-10-06
Series Ángel Winifred 'Fred' Burkle / Illyria 1999-10-05
Series Wishbone Catherine Morland 1995-09-10