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Amber Riley


Amber Riley was born on February 15, 1986 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Amber Patrice Riley. She is an actress, known for Glee (2009), The Wiz Live! (2015) and Glee: The 3D Concert Movie (2011). See full bio »

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Known For

Glee
Glee Mercedes Jones / Brittany S. Pierce
(2009-2015)
The Wiz Live!
The Wiz Live! Addapearle
(2015)
My One Christmas Wish
My One Christmas Wish Jackie Turner
(2015)

Filmography

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 2016 Straight Outta Oz
Brenda
 2016 TV Land Icon Awards 2016 (TV Movie)
Performer
 2016 Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (TV Series)
Dream Ghost #2
- Josh Has No Idea Where I Am! (2016) ... Dream Ghost #2
 2015 The Wiz Live! (TV Movie)
Addapearle
 2015 My One Christmas Wish (TV Movie)
Jackie Turner
 2002 St. Sass (TV Movie)
Toby
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1 Interview | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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The Cast of Glee

Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)
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Personal Quote:

I never wanted to play a character that hated herself. I wanted people to know that those aren't the only roles for people like me, normal girls. See more »

Trivia:

She auditioned for American Idol (2002), when she was 17-years-old, during the show's second season but was turned down by the producers. See more »

Nickname:

Mama A

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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I hate how they did her character BinBons
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HAPPY BIRTHDAY AMBER!!! kelsirox11
Best voice on Glee gentle_raven
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