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Amber Valletta

Amber Valletta is a multi-faceted sensation. She is a dynamic actress, mother, philanthropist and model. She was most recently seen starring in Lionsgate's Sci-Fi thriller GAMER opposite Gerard Butler. The film is set in a future world where humans control other humans in a mass-scale, multi-player online game. The film was released in September 2009.

Amber was also recently seen starring in ThinkFilm's independent MY SEXIEST YEAR opposite Harvey Keitel and Frankie Muniz.

Amber has appeared in numerous big budget box office successes such as RAISING HELEN, THE TRANSPORTER 2 and THE FAMILY MAN. Valletta also starred opposite Harrison Ford and Michelle Pfeiffer in WHAT LIES BENEATH. Her films have grossed over $1.1 billion in worldwide box office.

Growing up in Oklahoma, she initially wanted to become a sociologist and work in the social scope, but her life took a different turn. Her mother enrolled her in a modeling school when she was 15 and soon after, she was featured in the pages of Italian Vogue and the cover of French Elle. Valletta has since appeared in numerous prestigious advertising campaigns such as Versace, Calvin Klein's Escape, DKNY, Prada, Valentino, Jill Sander, Gucci and Chanel. She co-hosted MTV's House of Style with fellow model Shalom Harlow and she even became the face of Elizabeth Arden.

Amber is an avid philanthropist. In 1995, she organized a charity called Supermodels Stepping Out Against Hunger, a fashion show that took place in her hometown to benefit the Tulsa Community Food Bank. She also supports Green initiatives and Oceana.

She resides in Los Angeles with her family.


Note: This profile was written in or before 2010.
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Amber Valletta Facts

OccupationModel, Actress
BirthdayFebruary 9, 1974 (43)
SignAquarius
BirthplaceTulsa, Oklahoma, USA
Height5' 8" (1m73)  How tall is Amber Valletta compared to you?

Selected Filmography

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