Amanda Bynes | Biography
Hollywood actress Amanda Bynes, she is one of the most recognized American actresses. She is also a fashion designer who owned a fashion line in the past. Amanda has caught attention of the viewers through her performances in movies and television series such as What a Girl Wants, Hairspray, Sydney White, She’s the Man, The Amanda Show, All That, What I Like About You, and so on. Besides her screen performances, her psychiatric and legal troubles have always made headlines in media since past many years. Nonetheless, she is one of the most admired celebrities from America.
Born on 3rd April, 1986, Amanda is the youngest of three kids born to her parents, Rick Bynes and Lynn. Her father is a dentist while her mother is a dental assistant. As she was born to Catholic father and Jewish mother, she grew up practicing both the beliefs. Constant ups and downs of her life have affected her romantic life a lot. She has been romantically linked with guys like Drake Bell, Taran Killam, Frankie Muniz, Nick Zano, Chris Carmack, Seth MacFarlane, Dough Reinhardt and Scott Mescudi in the past but none of these relationships lasted over a year. According to sources, she is currently single and under the conservatorship of her mother.
Amanda was born in Thousand Oaks, California. Raised in her hometown, she was educated at the Thousand Oaks High School. Like several other actresses, Amanda too launched her acting career in an early age of 7 but completed her studies without requiring home-schooling. She graduated from her high school in 2004. Amanda began acting as a professional actress in 1996 as a part of popular Nickelodeon show called All That. She appeared as one of the central character of the show from its third to sixth seasons. She earned immediate success as the All That cast member and was soon featured in another Nickelodeon show called Figure It Out. The Amanda Show and Double Dare 2000 are other Nickelodeon productions that have raised Amanda to prominence as a child artist. Amanda made her debut film appearance in 2002 by playing the role of Kaylee in teen-comedy movie called Big Fat Liar. She soon started appearing in significant roles in movies such as Charlotte’s Web 2: Wilbur’s Great Adventure, What a Girl Wants, Love Wrecked, etc. Of all the roles she had played as a film actress, she is best recognized for her performances in She’s the Man, Hairspray and Sydney White. The last performing role that Amanda played in the television was as Holly Tyler for the television series What I Like About You (2006) while Easy A (2010) is the last movie she appeared in. A popular actress of her time, Amanda’s career has declined in past few years because of several legal and psychiatric troubles. She has frequented many correctional facilities and mental treatments for cases like driving under influence, hit and run, illegal possession of cannabis, reckless driving, etc. Her frequent involvement in felony cases has caused a huge diminish in her net worth resulting in current net worth of 5.7 million USD.
Digging into her personal life, we found out that Amanda is a huge animal lover. She has two pet dogs - Toostie Roll and Betty Boop, three cats – Tiger, Dubbie and Subbie and a fish – Bella. Besides, she is a philanthropist who is an active supporter of charities like Coalition of Skin Diseases, Population Services International, The Heart Truth and YouthAIDS.
Amanda Bynes is really a talented actress who has earned huge success as a child actress and as an adult actress too. Cited as one of the cutest child artists of her time, Amanda earned a number of awards for her performances in The Amanda Show, What a Girl Wants, Big Fat Liar, All That and Hairspray. Her loyal followers are awaiting her comeback on screen.