Amanda Peet – Ethnicity, Family, Religion

By | June 26, 2017

Actress Amanda Peet ultimately revealed her ethnicity including her family background, siblings, parents and religion she follow. She is blessed with 03 children. The American blonde beauty, Amanda Peet, is a renounced actress and author who has appeared in many films and television shows. From comedy to psychological thriller, Peet has been recognised as a versatile actor by the world. The 45 years old actress is still battling in the field of Hollywood and snatching away the best roles with her talent and skill. Let us know more about her personal, career and dating life here.

Amanda Peet

Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish, British Isles, English, Scottish and German

Name Amanda Peet
Date of Birth January 11, 1972
Body Measurement 32-24-34
Occupation Acting
Parents Mother: Penny Levy
Father: Charles Peet
Net Worth $18 Million
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Green
Sibling N/A
Education Columbia University
Languages English
Religion Christian
Children’s Daughter: Frances Pen Benioff
Daughter: Molly June Benioff
Son: Henry Benioff
Relationship Status Married
Husband David Benioff
Sun Sign Capricorn

Born on 1972, Amada was brought up in the city of New York. She is the only daughter of Penny Peet, a social worker and Charles D. Peet, a corporate lawyer and has no siblings. At age seven, Peet was moved in London. However, she returned to New York four years later. She started her schooling at Friends Seminary, a Quaker School and later attended Columbia University with a degree in American History. During her college days, she took an interest in acting and started her coaching under her acting teacher Uta Hagen.  

Her acting career first started with ‘The Larry Sanders Show’ in the year of 1992. Just after 03 years, she made her acting debut in the drama film called ‘Animal Room’. During 1995 to 1999, she appeared in many films and TV shows named ‘She’s the one’, ‘One Fine Day’, ‘Origin of the Species’, ‘Playing By Heart’ etc.  Do check out other celeb like Jessica AlbaHetti Bywater and Charlize Theron who has mixed background.

Peet’s career transition first started with ‘Isn’t She Great’ and ‘The Whole Nine Yards’ for which she got the nomination for Teen Choice Awards and Blockbuster Entertainment Award. 

During 2005 to 2007, Peet appeared in many movies such as ‘This is How It Goes’, ‘Melinda and Melinda’, ‘A lot of love’ and many more. She also starred in the thriller film ‘Syriana’ alongside George Clooney. In 2007, Peet received Satellite Award for her appearance in ‘Studio 60’.

In 2008, she appeared as an FBI agent in the TV show named ‘The X-Files’. She appeared in ‘2012’, a disaster film in the year of 2009. Till, 2012 she appeared in many films such as ‘John Cusec’, ‘Identity’, and ‘Martian Child’ etc. Currently, she is playing the role of the owner of the basketball team in ‘Brockmire’.


Amanda Peet is a happily married woman, and her husband is screenwriter David Benioff. They have three children– Frankie, Pen Friedman and Molly.

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