Amy Acker

Amy Acker


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 05-12-1976
  • Gender: Female
  • Place of Birth: Dallas, Texas, USA
  • Also Known As:

    Эми Акер

  • Popularity: 8.55
  • Homepage: http://amyacker.com


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.




Year Movie Character
2008 Fire and Ice: The Dragon Chronicles as Luisa
2012 Much Ado About Nothing as Beatrice
2011 Dear Santa as Crystal Carruthers
2009 21 and a Wake-Up as Caitlin Murphy
2015 A Novel Romance as Sophie Atkinson
2014 The Lord of Catan as Sugar Monkey
1970 The Energy Specialist as Claire
2008 A Near Death Experience as Ellie Daly
2016 A Nutcracker Christmas as Lily
2017 Amanda & Jack Go Glamping as Amanda
2020 Outside as Woman
2021 Crashing Through the Snow as Maggie
2018 United We Fan as Self
2006 Crossroads as Jill Yarrut
2011 Sironia as Molly
2020 Superman: Red Son as Lois Lane (voice)
2022 Creeper as Lorrie
2002 Groom Lake as Kate
2014 Let's Kill Ward's Wife as Geena
1970 Ordinary Angels as Theresa Schmitt
2003 Return to the Batcave - The Misadventures of Adam and Burt as Bonnie Lindsey
2012 The Cabin in the Woods as Wendy Lin
2005 Celebrity Mix
2002 Catch Me If You Can as Miggy
2020 Outside
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2007 October Road (2 episode)
1999 Angel (22 episode) as Fred Burkle / Illyria
2011 Person of Interest (1 episode) as Caroline Turing
2005 Supernatural (2 episode) as Andrea Barr
2011 Once Upon a Time (1 episode) as Astrid / Nova
2001 Alias (17 episode) as Kelly Peyton
2005 How I Met Your Mother (1 episode) as Penelope
2005 Ghost Whisperer (1 episode) as Tessa Lucas
2007 Drive (6 episode) as Kathryn Tully
1995 Wishbone (50 episode) as Catherine Morland
2007 Private Practice (1 episode) as Molly Madison
2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (1 episode) as Leslie LeZard
2010 Happy Town (8 episode) as Rachel Conroy
2010 Human Target (1 episode) as Katherine Walters
2003 The New Tom Green Show (1 episode) as Herself
2011 Grimm (1 episode) as Lena Marcinko
2013 Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (1 episode) as Audrey Nathan
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (1 episode) as Sandy Colfax
2009 Warehouse 13 (1 episode) as Tracey
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (1 episode) as Sandy Larken
2010 No Ordinary Family (2 episode) as Amanda Grayson
2009 Dollhouse (25 episode) as Dr. Claire Saunders / Whiskey / Clyde Randolph
2011 Suits (4 episode) as Esther Edelstein
2016 MacGyver (2 episode) as Sarah Adler
2011 Person of Interest (80 episode) as Root
2017 The Gifted (29 episode) as Caitlin Strucker
2009 The Good Wife (1 episode) as Trish Arkin
2018 God Friended Me (1 episode) as Tammy
1999 Angel (48 episode) as Fred Burkle
2015 Con Man (6 episode) as Dawn Jones
2015 Con Man (1 episode) as Dawn Jones (uncredited)
2010 Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated (4 episode) as Nova (voice)
2019 All Rise (1 episode) as Georgia Jennings
2004 Justice League Unlimited (1 episode) as The Huntress / Helena Bertinelli / Maria Bertinelli (voice)
2004 Justice League Unlimited (2 episode) as The Huntress / Helena Bertinelli (voice)
2004 Justice League Unlimited (1 episode) as The Huntress / Helena Bertinelli / Little Girl (voice)
2020 9-1-1: Lone Star (6 episode) as Catherine
1970 The Watchful Eye (1 episode) as Tory
2001 Special Unit 2 (1 episode) as Nancy

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