Amy Adams
Biographical information
Full Name Amy Lou Adams
Date of Birth August 20, 1974
Nationality American
Gender Female
Attribution information
Portrays Lois Lane

Amy Lou Adams (August 20, 1974) is an American actress and singer. Adams began her career on stage performing in dinner theatre and later made her feature film debut in Drop Dead Gorgeous. After moving to Los Angeles and appearing in a series of television guest appearances and roles in B movies, Adams appeared as Brenda Strong in Steven Spielberg's Frank Abagnale biopic Catch Me If You Can. Her breakthrough role came in the 2005 independent film Junebug, for which she received critical acclaim and her first of four Academy Award nominations for Best Supporting Actress. In 2007, Adams starred in the Disney animated musical film Enchanted, a critical and commercial success, and received a Golden Globe Award nomination for her lead performance. She received her second Academy Award and Golden Globe nominations and first BAFTA Award nomination for her supporting role in the 2008 film Doubt. She portrays Lois Lane in the DC Comics Extended Universe.


  • Adams auditioned for Lois two times for Superman: Flyby and Superman Returns.
  • Adams appears in Smallville season one episode Craving.

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