Amy Irving is an Oscar-nominated actress from the United States of America, who has worked in films, series and on stage. She gained huge recognition from her roles in films such as “The Fury” and “Yentl”. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Amy Irving in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Amy Davis Irving was born in Palo Alto city in California, United States, on September 10, 1953. Her father Jules Irving was an actor, director, producer and educator but he passed away in 1979, and her mother Priscilla Pointer worked as an actress in films, series and on stage. Her uncle, Richard Irving, was also a director, producer and actor.
Amy Irving was grown and raised mainly in California. She completed her education and schooling from the Professional Children’s School, and she attended the American Conservatory Theater. Amy was also trained at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. She has 1 brother and 1 sister, director, writer and producer David Irving, and the singer Katie Irving who also worked as a deaf children teacher.
Amy Irving has experienced relationships, marriages and divorces in her private life. She was first married to the filmmaker Steven Spielberg for about 4 years ending with a divorce in 1989 and a son named Max Spielberg. Her second marriage was to the Brazilian director, producer and writer Bruno Barreto from 1996-2005, with whom she had her second son, Gabriel Barreto.
Amy Irving has been married to the director, producer and writer Kenneth Bowser since 2007. Prior to her first marriage, she had a brief relationship with the musician, singer-songwriter, author, actor and poet Willie Nelson.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Amy Irving started her career at the Actor’s Workshop theater company, which her father co-founded. Her first film roles were in a supernatural horror “Carrie”, and a romantic comedy drama titled “I’m a Fool”. She had important series acting roles in the drama war miniseries “Once an Eagle”, and the action mystery “Alias”.
Amy Irving is the receipt of various great award wins and nominations. She was nominated for an Oscar award for her role and performance in “Yentl” film. She is the winner of a Screen Actors Guild Award, an Obie Award, among other honors.
Amy Irving latest acting roles in films including a comedy named “My Cricket and Me”, drama “Confetti” and the psychological horror film “Unsane”. Her most recent series role was in the conspiracy thriller “Zero Hour”.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American actress Amy Irving has an estimated net worth of approximately $140 million. She made her tens of millions from starring in films and series, and from the marriage divorces she’s been into. Amy Irving received about $100 million from Steven Spielberg’s divorce settlement.
Amy Irving is a talented American actress who has an excellent reputation in the entertainment field. she has around 60 credits as an actress of films and series including her newest and latest roles. Amy Irving is currently happily living with her 3rd husband, Kenneth Bowser.