23rd March of 1957 was the beautiful day when Amanda Plummer came into this world. She has no siblings. Due to her parent’s divorce, her maternal grandparents took responsibility for bringing her up.
She completed her studies in New York at the United Nations International School. And after finishing her studies, she decided to take training in acting. So she took acting training from the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theater. After taking training from the theater school, she performed in plays such as ‘A Month in the Country’ and ‘Artichoke.’
What work has Amanda done?
Although she has worked a lot, the most remembered part of her was in ‘The Fisher King.’ It was a comedy-drama film. Terry Gilliam directed it. This film was nominated in several categories in the Oscar but managed to win a single award.
She achieved a lot of praise by acting in the crime film ‘Pulp fiction ‘where she did a supporting role. The film is considered one of the best and was nominated in many categories in Oscars awards. This film won many awards.
She has also been featured in ‘A Taste of Honey. It was her first play that was aired. Due to her best performance in this play, she was selected for the Tony Award.
In 1981 she made her debut film, with a role in the movie ‘Cattle Annie and Little Britches, and in the same year, she played a young nun role who killed her infant in the movie “Agnes of God’s play.” Amanda won a Tony Award in this movie also due to her unique performance.
She was seen in some of the plays like ‘You Can Never Tell,’ released in 1986. The following year, Amanda acted in the play called ‘Pygmalion. Apart from the earlier mentioned films, Abundance, The Lark The Two-Character Play, released in 2013, The Night of the Iguana in 2017, are some of the movies Plummer did.
In a few TV movies and many TV series Plummer played remarkable guest roles Her latest two films released in 2016, named ‘Honeyglue’ and ‘Dancer,’
Let’s quickly glimpse at Awards & Achievements.
Amanda Plummer has been selected four times throughout her career and won thrice for her masterpiece acting.
Plummer has also won a Tony award and drama desk award for the play ‘Agnes of God.’ She was also selected for her unique roles in ‘A Taste of Honey and ‘Pygmalion.’
Thus being an outstanding and hardworking actress, she received many awards, including the ‘Saturn Award ‘, The CABLE Award, and numerous awards.
Apart from the awards mentioned above, she was also given Emmy Award twice for her performance in The Outer Limits and Law and Order: Special Victims Unit.
Thus Amanda Plummer, with her outstanding performance in films and Tv series, has made the whole world her fan. It won’t be wrong to say that hard work always pays off, and definitely, Amanda’s efforts and hard work have paid off and aid in winning the hearts of people and many awards.