Amy Adams is a popular American singer and an actress, known for her roles in movies like “Drop Dead Gorgeous”, “Catch Me if you can” and “Junebug”.
She was born on 20th August, 1974 in Italy and started her career in 1999. She has made the list of top paid actresses three times.
Popular Hollywood actress Amy Adams started her acting career in 1999, appearing in the satirical comedy role of Leslie Miller in “Drop Dead Gorgeous”. She earned a role in “Psycho Beach Party” in 2000 followed by another leading role in “The Wedding Date”.
She also appeared in “Cruel Intentions”, released in 2000 and performed her role of Kathryn Merteuil perfectly. In 2002, Amy Adams earned roles in four Hollywood movies including “Pumpkin”, “Serving Sara”, “Catch me if you can” and “The Slaughter Rule”.
In 2005, she appeared in the Academy awards nominated role of Ashley Johnsten, which won her several other nominations and awards.
In 2006, she had a cameo role in “Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny” and did a voice role in “Underdog” in 2007. Amy Adams had a slow start to her career as she gradually worked her way to get leading roles in movies.
But once she got an opportunity she grabbed it with both hands and established her credentials as one of the best leading actresses during the period of 2001-2010.
In 2005, she got a major breakthrough appearing in “Junebug”, which earned her first ever Academy Award nomination for best supporting actress. She won Florida Film Critics Circle award along with 7 nominations and won as many awards. She won her second Academy Award nomination in 2008 for her brilliant performance in “Doubt”.
Top Ten Movies of Amy Adams:
⦁ Drop Dead Gorgeous
⦁ Cruel Intentions
⦁ Catch Me if You Can
⦁ The Slaughter Rule
⦁ Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny
⦁ The Fighter