Amy Smart Biography
Amy Smart born (Amy Lysle Smart) is an American actress. Smart began her career modeling in Italy and subsequently enrolled in acting school. Her first role in the film was in director Martin Kunert’s anthology horror film Campfire Tales, followed by a minor part in Paul Verhoeven’s Starship Troopers.
She garnered widespread recognition after appearing in the mainstream teen drama Varsity Blues, as well as for her recurring role as Ruby on the television series Felicity.
Amy Smart Age and Birthday
Amy is 45 years old as of 2021. Smart was born on March 26, 1976,Los Angeles, California, U.S. She celebrates her birthday every 26 of March every year.
Amy Smart Height and Weight
Amy stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches. She weighs 54 kilograms. Her body measurements are 34-24-34 inches. She has blue eyes and blonde hair.
Amy Smart Family, Parents and Siblings
Smart was born in Los Angeles, California, and raised in Topanga Canyon. She is the daughter of Judy Lysle, who worked at a museum, and her father, John Boden Smart, was a salesman.
Amy Smart Husband and Children
She is married to Carter Oosterhouse who is a television personality. Amy tied the knot on September 10, 2011, in Traverse City, Michigan. The couple is blessed with their first child, Flora Oosterhouse, via surrogate on December 26, 2016.
Amy Smart Education
She studied ballet for 10 years and graduated from Palisades Charter High School.
Amy Smart Career
1993–2003: Modeling and film beginnings
While modeling in Milan, Italy, Smart met fellow model Ali Larter and the two “became instant friends,” according to Larter. In Los Angeles, they took acting classes together.
After appearing in the video for The Lemonheads’ It’s About Time in 1993, Smart’s first film role was in director Martin Kunert’s Campfire Tales, followed by a small role as Queenie in the 1996 adaptation of John Updike’s short story “A&P.”
She had a minor role in Paul Verhoeven’s science fiction thriller Starship Troopers (1997) as the co-pilot for (and friend of) Carmen Ibanez (Denise Richards), and a starring role in the miniseries The 70s, playing a young woman from Ohio.
In 1999, Smart played the girlfriend of a popular American football player (James Van Der Beek) in the film Varsity Blues, reuniting her with Larter. Also in 1999, she appeared in the film Outside Providence. From 1999 to 2001 Smart played a recurring character on the series Felicity — Ruby, a former girlfriend of Scott Foley’s character.
She co-starred in the films Road Trip (2000), Rat Race (2001), Starsky & Hutch (2004), and the science-fiction drama The Butterfly Effect (2004), playing the childhood friend of Ashton Kutcher’s character. In 2003, Smart had a small role in the American sitcom Scrubs, playing Jamie Moyer (aka “Tasty Coma Wife”), one of the main character J.D.’s love interests.
Amy Smart Salary and Net Worth
Smart has made a great fortune from her amazing career as an actress. Additionally, she has an estimated net worth of $8 million. However, her annual earnings as well as her pay per episode are currently unavailable and will soon be updated.
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