Angel, Dollhouse, The Gifted
Amy looks forward to meeting all of her fans in Adelaide and Brisbane in November 2019.
Amy will give a Q&A panel each weekend, and pose for studio portraits and sign autographs on Friday in Brisbane, and throughout Saturday and Sunday in both cities.
Adelaide: 11:30am Saturday, 2 November
Brisbane: 4:00pm Friday, 8 November & 11:30am Saturday, 9 November
Born and raised in Dallas, Texas, Amy Acker is the daughter of a lawyer and a housewife. Amy studied ballet dancing for thirteen years before heading to the Southern Methodist University where she studied Fine Arts and earned her BFA in acting.
With a love for theatre, Amy studied at the Undermain Theatre in Dallas, and starred in productions of The Tempest and Much Ado About Nothing, earning the Therese Raquin Award for one of her star performances. After college, Amy pressed her luck and moved to New York City were she quickly landed leading roles in the independent features The Emergency Specialist, opposite Ged Dickerson, and The Accident. Soon after she completed both films, Amy moved to Los Angeles.
Shortly after arriving in Los Angeles, Amy landed a role in Groom Lake, an independent feature written and directed by William Shatner.
After a reading for Angel, Amy nailed the role of Fred and was cast as a series regular, joining the main cast for season 3.
During the hiatus period between the third and fourth seasons, Amy worked on the film Catch Me If You Can opposite Leonardo di Caprio, and starred as Kathy Kersh in the TV movie Back to the Batcave: The Misadventures of Adam and Burt, about the making of the ’60sBatman TV series.
Amy also starred in the independent feature, The Novice, leant her voice to the character of The Huntress on the popular cartoon Justice League, guest starred in Supernatural, and appeared in the film Cabin in the Woods. She also appeared in a recurring role as Kelly Peyton on the hit TV series Alias, and guest-starred with her Buffyverse alum Alyson Hannigan in How I Met Your Mother. She also reunited with Joss Whedon on Dollhouse, in which she portrayed Dr. Claire Saunders/Whiskey.
Amy recently starred in Person of Interest, as Root/Caroline Turing, and The Gifted as Kate Strucker.
This information is correct at the time of writing but please check the Event Programme for the final timetable, including time and location within the events.
Guest confirmed, health, international travel restrictions and other commitments pending. Further information will be provided via social media should any of these factors impact the guest's ability to attend.
Panel rooms are subject to venue capacity and safety requirements and may reach maximum capacity. Some panels will require patrons to queue for entry prior to the panel commencing. Please follow the directions of the staff.
An additional service charge may apply to Photograph and Autograph Tokens pre-purchased online or at the event.