An American actress, Amy Seimetz is better known for portraying the roles in popular television series including AMC's The Killing and HBO's Family Tree. Besides this, Seimetz is also a writer, producer, director, and editor.
Seimetz is the co-writer, co-director and executive producer of the series, The Girlfriend Experience. She has won several awards including Fantastic Fest Award for Best Actress and SXSW Film Festival Special Jury Award for Best Ensemble Cast. Steinmetz is engaged to fiance, Shane Carruth.
Amy Seimetz Early life and Education
Amy Seimetz was born on November 25, 1981, in Florida, United States to Sharlene A. (Kutchman) and Michael F. Seimetz. She spent her childhood in Tampa-St. Petersburg area where she briefly attended film school.
Later, Seimetz moved to Los Angeles and worked as nanny, Waitress and a seamstress while learning filmmaking. She later studied at Florida State University and further attended New York University. The reason behind studying acting was to become a better director after being inspired by the movie Sun Don’t Shine.
Amy Seimetz Career
Initially, Amy Seimetz began her film career by producing and directing short and independent films. One of her short movie Medicine for Melancholy nominated for Gotham and Independent Spirit Awards after it was played at South By Southwest and the Toronto International Film Festival.
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Seimetz further appeared in other short films such as Silver Bullets, Autoerotic and Gabi on the Roof in July. Later, Seimetz won the Best Actress award at Fantastic Fest for her performance in A Horrible Way to Die.
In 2005, she wrote, directed and produced a short film entitled The Unseen Kind-Hearted Beast. Similarly, in 2014 Seimetz was named as co-writer, co-director, and executive of the Starz Television series The Girlfriend Experience.
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Moreover, Seimetz was also cast in movies including Alien Franchise and Alien Covenant. Seimetz has won several awards for her acting and directing career till date. She has won the awards including SXSW Film Festival Special Jury Award for Best Ensemble Cast, Fantastic Fest Award for Best Actress and Indiewire Best of 2012 Best Undistributed Film.
Amy Seimetz Personal life
Even being such a popular figure, Amy Seimetz often keeps her personal details under shade. However, the renowned multi-professional, Amy Seimetz is engaged to an American screenwriter, Shane Carruth.
The couple got engaged back in 2013 and the couple is still together and is often seen spending their time together and further attends several events together. But yet, none of them have mentioned anything about their plans of getting married. Hope they soon get married.
Amy Seimetz Net worth
Amy Seimetz has directed as well as produced several short and independent movies till date and has earned a good sum of money from them. Furthermore, she also earns lots of money from her acting career.
Well, Seimetz’s current estimated net worth is $5 million. She is often seen hanging out along with her friends and can also be seen visiting new places with her partner Shane. Analyzing her activities, Seimetz is sure to be living a lavish life.