Amanda Detmer is an American actress who is famous for her role in the short-lived NBC sitcoms M.Y.O.B. and A.U.S.A. She even ranked #17 in 2001 Stuff Magazine’s list of 101 Sexiest Women. Her big screen debut was as Miss Minneapolis in Drop Dead Gorgeous.
Amanda Detmer was born Amanda Jeannette Detmer on September 27, 1971, in Chico, California under the birth sign of Libra. She holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
She is the daughter of Susan Thurman Detmer, a teacher, and Melvin Lester Detmer, the singing cowboy. Amanda also has an elder brother Matthew Detmer. Talking about her studies, she attended the University of California.
Later she left the university and enrolled at the California State University and graduated from there in 1995 with a degree in BA Theatre. She also did Master of Fine Arts (MFA) from the New York University‘s Tisch School of the Arts in 1998.
Amanda Detmer, aged 47 is a married woman. She married John Peter Crickellas in 2007. After a few years of their marriage, they are blessed with two children, however, their name has not been revealed.
The family of four are living a happy life. Furthermore, loves traveling to new places. Amanda does not hesitate to share a number of beautiful pictures of her family on her social media.
Talking about her past affair, she was in a romantic relationship with Bernardo Targett. They first met in 2004 and began dating within a month. However, their relationship could not last for long and got divorced in 2007.
Amanda Detmer has an estimated net worth of $2.5 million. Her main source of income is acting from which she was able to collect a good amount of money. According to the PayScale, the average salary of an actor/actress is $50,364 with a median bonus $1,032.
However, their salaries can be affected by their acting skills. Furthermore, some online sources said that she earned a salary of $83k to $91 k per episode of an American Comedy series, M.Y.O.B.
Talking about her career, she began her acting journey, in 1995 by appearing on a movie Tracey Gold. Later made her another appearance in the Stolen Innocence, alongside Thomas Calabro, Tracey Gold, and Bess Armstrong.
Her debut acting in the big screen was as Miss Minneapolis in 1999 Drop Dead Gorgeous. Following year, she appeared as a major character in American teen comedy film “Big Fat Liar“.
Furthermore, she began to appear as a lead character on many movies including Saving Silverman, The Majestic, and Kiss the Bride. Later she appeared in USA Network Television series, Necessary Roughness from 2011-2013.
Until now she has appeared on numerous television series and movies including Rayan Caulfield: Year One, Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Final Destination, Final Destination 2, and You, Me and Dupree.