Amanda Crew is a Canadian actress and singer who has an estimated net worth of approximately $2 million. She is most famous for her appearances in the television show Audienceapped and The New York Times Bestseller Whistling Rock. Additionally, she has been nominated three times for an Academy Award for her work in movies such as Finding Nemo, Edward Scissorhands, The Prophecy, and Crazy Heart. Other minor roles included in her filmography include Party of One, The Perfect Score, and High School Musical.
Amanda Crew was born in Pitfield, Vermont and is one of six children of Ellen Cruse. Her parents were both teachers and she claims to have spent a lot of her childhood “disappearing” from home because of her mother’s job. She was one of three children of Richard Crews, a well-known teacher. As an adult, Amanda became known as a vivacious writer with a talent for theatre, television, and movies. Her role as Candida, on the TV show High School Musical, earned her a mention alongside fellow British actress Meg Ryan as the best female leading man ever.
Pursuing her acting career, Crews went to Los Angeles where she appeared in the movie adaptation of the musical The Nutcracker, as well as the movie adaptation of A Christmas Carol. Her other film roles include Bridesmaids, Everybody Loves Raymond, and Love Actually. Her best known Canadian role is that of the stunningly beautiful actress Amanda Crews, who was nominated for the 2021 Golden Globe Awards for her performance as the lead character in Finding Nemo. Her other supporting characters in the film include Albert Brooks, Alexander Gould, River Phoenix, and John Ratzenberger.
Amanda Crews was born in Scarborough on Canada’s East coast where her family ran a fishing boat for forty years before their move to Langley City in Surrey, England. She attended the private preparatory school known as Strayer’s School. Her stage and screen education took her to the City of Toronto where she studied drama at the Conservatory Institute of Theatre. There she honed her skills as a stage actress, which led her to break into various broadcasting and television programs including stage and screen appearances on such shows as Stagecoach, Midsummer Night’s Dream, and The X-Files. Her first notable feature role was in the soap opera Round the Ages.
Amanda Crew Personal Information
- Date Of Birth: 5 June 1986
- Age: 34 Years Old
- Birth Place: Langley, British Columbia, Canada
- Birth Name: Amanda Catherine Crew
- Nick Name: Amanda
- Zodiac Sign: Gemini
- Occupation: Actress
- Nationality: Canadian
- Race/Ethnicity: White
- Religion: Other
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
Amanda Crew Body Statistics
- Weight in Pounds: 135 lbs
- Weight in Kilogram: 61 kg
- Height in Feet: 5′ 9½”
- Height in Meters: 1.77 m
- Body Measurements: 36-26-37 in (91-66-94 cm)
- Breast Size: 36 inches (91 cm)
- Waist Size: 26 inches (66 cm)
- Hips Size: 37 inches (94 cm)
- Bra Size/Cup Size: 34B
- Feet/Shoe Size: 9 (US)
- Dress Size: 8 (US)
Amanda Crew Family Details
- Father: Telecom worker
- Mother: Legal secretary
- Spouse: Dustin Milligan (m. 2010)
- Children: Not yet
- Siblings: Unknown
Amanda Crew Education
- She attended Brookswood Secondary School in Langley.
- She attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.
Amanda Crew Filmography
- Table 19 (2017) (Movie)
- Race (2016) (Movie)
- The Age of Adaline (2015) (Movie)
- The Identical (2014)
- Sisters & Brothers (2011) (Movie)
- Charlie St. Cloud (2010) (Movie)
- The Break-Up Artist (2009) (Movie)
- The Haunting in Connecticut (2009) (Movie)
- John Tucker Must Die (2006)
- She’s the Man (2006) (Movie)
- Final Destination 3 (2006) (Movie)
Amanda Crew Facts
- Her mother is a legal secretary and her father is a telecom worker.
- She appeared in a musical cartoon Dragon Tales when she was in fourth grade.
- She did a Coca-Cola commercial and acted in stage plays like Stalling, Cordstons Courts, and Langley, the Musical.
After her two-year stint on the television show Round the Ages, Amanda Crews decided it was time to try her hand at more varied acting endeavors. She began working with renowned director Terry Gilliam in Brazil, which led to her gaining screen experience in the best selling movie The Princess of Mars. Her supporting role in the film paved the way for an even larger step forward in her acting career with the release of the feature-length animated film Piranha. The film was a huge hit in India and went on to become one of the highest grossing movies of all time. Her other acting credits include the movie The Jungle Book, the adaptation of Roald Dahl’s famous story The Paper Boy, and the award-winning The Pirates of the Caribbean franchise.
Today, Amanda Crews is known mainly for her role as Reese in the popular television series 24. She has also appeared in other high profile movies, such as the Harry Potter films and the Twilight series. Her net worth is largely dependent on her acting work and is currently estimated at two million Canadian dollars (U.S. dollars). Her most recent films to be released in the United States include the award-winning Zero Dark Half and the action-filled ensemble movie Saw. Her other films that have been produced in the last decade include the animated comedy Planes, the martial arts drama Kruger, and the science-fiction thriller Green Lantern.