Amber Tamblyn

Amber Tamblyn

May. 14th, 1983
Born in
Santa Monica, California, USA
5' 7

Amber Tamblyn's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
House TV Show
Two and a Half Men TV Show
Two and a Half Men
Joan of Arcadia TV Show
Joan of Arcadia
The Unusuals TV Show
The Unusuals
The Russell Girl TV Show
The Russell Girl

Main Movie Roles

2014 - X/Y
2012 - Django Unchained
2010 - Main Street
2010 - 127 Hours
2009 - Beyond a Reasonable Doubt
2009 - Spring Breakdown
2008 - The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2
2007 - Normal Adolescent Behavior
2006 - The Grudge 2
2005 - The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
2002 - Ten Minutes Older: The Trumpet
1995 - Live Nude Girls

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Jenna Winslow
Clare Metcalf
Senior Cadet Valerie Barreiro
Hurlette Headhe
[Complete List]


Amber Rose Tamblyn (born May 14, 1983) in Santa Monica, California. Tamblyn caught an agent's eye at the age of ten after a performance in Pippi Longstocking. She has appeared in Live Nude Girls (1995) and Johnny Mysto: Boy Wizard (1997). In addition, her most popular role has been the role of Emily Bowen-Quartermaine of the popular soap General Hospital (1963). She originated the role of Emily in 1995.

Tamblyn is the daughter of actor 'Russ Tamblyn', and her mother, 'Bonnie Tamblyn', is a singer and artist. In addition, Tamblyn writes poetry and has been published in the San Francisco publications, Cups and Poetry USA. Tamblyn also enjoys singing, dancing, and theater in addition to her life on General Hospital (1963).

  • Traveled with poetry/slam tour The Junkyard Ghost Revival in 2008 with poets Anis Mojgani, Derrick Brown and Buddy Wakefield.
  • Is the second youngest actress to be nominated for an Emmy in the category of Lead Actress in a Series.
  • Convinced a homeless man to pose as her father so she could get her navel pierced. It soon became infected and she had to confess to her parents. The story inspired an episode of _"Joan of Arcadia" (2003)_ (qv).
  • Daughter of actor 'Russ Tamblyn' (qv) and his third wife, 'Bonnie Tamblyn' (qv).
  • Her dad, 'Russ Tamblyn' (qv) danced with her during the 1997 Nurses' Ball.
  • Her favorite films are: _The Asphalt Jungle (1950)_ (qv), _L'albero degli zoccoli (1978)_ (qv),_Lost Highway (1997)_ (qv), _Una pura formalitÓ (1994)_ (qv), _Lawrence of Arabia (1962)_ (qv), _"Blakes 7" (1978) {Duel (#1.8)}_ (qv), _La citÚ des enfants perdus (1995)_ (qv), _Amadeus (1984)_ (qv), _Dancer in the Dark (2000)_ (qv), _Mononoke-hime (1997)_ (qv), _Brazil (1985)_ (qv), _Citizen Kane (1941)_ (qv), and _On the Waterfront (1954)_ (qv).
  • On _"General Hospital" (1963)_ (qv), Amber portrayed the adopted granddaughter of "Lila Quartermaine", portrayed by 'Anna Lee (I)' (qv). In the 1950s (long before Amber's birth), Amber's father, 'Russ Tamblyn' (qv), was married to Lee's daughter 'Venetia Stevenson' (qv).
  • Appears in the _"Twin Peaks" (1990)_ (qv) Special Edition DVD special features. She and her father 'Russ Tamblyn' (qv) tell a story about his appearance at a "Twin Peaks" event at which Amber had the cast sign her shoes.

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