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Amy Frederica Brenneman was born in New London, Connecticut, to Frederica (Shoenfield), a judge in the Connecticut State Superior Court, and Russell Langdon Brenneman, Jr., an environmental lawyer. Amy's mother was one of the first women to graduate from Harvard. Amy is also a graduate of Harvard, where she majored in comparative religion. She ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 4 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014-2015 Reign (TV Series)
Marie de Guise
- The Price (2015) ... Marie de Guise
- Forbidden (2015) ... Marie de Guise
 2013 The Face of Love
 2013 Words and Pictures
 2008 Downloading Nancy
 2005 Nine Lives
 2004 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events
Mrs. Baudelaire (uncredited)
 2003 Off the Map
Adult Bo
 1999 Mary Cassatt: An American Impressionist (TV Movie)
Mary Cassatt
 1999 ATF (TV Movie)
Agent Robin O'Brien
 1999 The Suburbans
 1998 City of Angels
Angel in library at computers (uncredited)
 1997 Nevada
 1997 Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man (TV Series)
Lauren Simone
- A Trophied Duck (1997) ... Lauren Simone (voice)
 1995 Heat
 1995 Bye Bye Love
 1992 Pig in the Python (TV Movie)
 1992 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Amy Wainwright
- A Christmas Secret (1992) ... Amy Wainwright
 1992 Middle Ages (TV Series)
- Murmur of the Heart (1992) ... Blanche
- Night Moves (1992) ... Blanche
- The Pig in the Python (1992) ... Blanche
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Other Works:

Reader on Simon & Schuster Audio Book of "The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty" by Anne Rice, writing as "A.N. Roqulaure". See more »

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3 Interviews | 7 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 6" (1.68 m)

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[speaking with Ability Magazine] I started doing plays when I was in seventh grade and I never stopped. See more »


On her father's side, she is of Swiss-German, German, English, Irish, and Scottish ancestry. On her mother's side, she is of Ashkenazi Jewish descent (from Germany, Russia, and Lithuania [where her maternal grandmother was born]). Amy's patrilineal ancestry can be traced back to Melchior Brenneman and Elizabeth Jane Stehman, who were emigrants from Bern, Switzerland to New Danville, Lancaster ... See more »



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