Amy Adams’ Big Family: Parents and Siblings

Amy Adams is an American actress, but was born in Italy. She has six siblings; four brothers and two sisters.

Date of Birth: August 20, 1974

Zodiac Sign: Leo

Amy was trying to build her career as performer in a bunch of different movies, but her breakthrough came in 2005 when she played in Junebug. This film has brought Amy a tremendous success and led her to a number of roles in a big screen films like Enchanted, Charlie Wilson’s War, Sunshine Cleaning, Doubt, Man of Steel.

Amy Adams at the Venice Film Festival © Joe Alvarez

In general, Amy has made her appearance in more than forty movies. There is just something extraordinary about her performance and something special about her as a person, she simply shines and has her own inner light. Check out some other facts about Amy Adams’ family.

Richard Adams Sr. (father)

Amy Adams' family - father Richard Adams

Richard is a gifted artist. He can play guitar and keyboard with the help of his feet. He also sang and has his own band. They usually performed in a nightclubs and different restaurants. Richard has seven children with his wife, Kathryn, but their marriage did not last long (from 1960 to 1985), sadly. After the divorce, Kathryn received a custody of all seven children. Richard remarried in a few years later.

Amy’s daughter loves to spend time with her grandparents and despite of all the circumstances they all can be seen together out pretty often.

Kathryn Adams (mother)

Amy Adams' family - mother Kathryn Adams

Year of Birth: 1940s

Kathryn Adams is semi-professional bodybuilder and a mother of seven children. She left her husband Richard in favor of another woman. When Kathryn and Richard split up, Amy decided to live with her mother and they moved to Atlanta.

Kathryn always believed in her talented daughter and supported her in each and every way. Amy received her first Oscar nomination in 2005, at that time Kathryn was working at Starbucks and told every client this news. She also said that she believes her daughter will win the Oscar.

 Daniel Adams (elder brother born to same parents)

Amy Adams' siblings - brother Daniel Adams

Date of Birth: February 17, 1969

Zodiac sign: Aquarius

He is Amy’s thee oldest brother. He works in Erickson-Hall Construction Co. and lives in Oceanside, California.

Scott Adams (older brother born to same parents)

Amy Adams' siblings - brother Scott Adams

He is definitely a father to 2 kids.

Richard Adams Jr. (younger brother born to same parents)

Amy Adams' siblings - 4 brothers

(L-R) Scott, Eddie, Richard Jr. and Daniel Adams

They grew up together and were a bit desperate for attention. They all keep in touch and take care of one another.

Eddie Adams (younger brother born to same parents)

Amy Adams' siblings - brother Eddie Adams

Eddie Adams is Amy Adams’ younger brother. He is a writer, actor and producer. Eddie famous for GoldmemberPlanet of the Apes, Gacy. In 2006 he made his appearance in a short movie called ‘Pennies’, together with his star sister. Currently he works for show TMZ.

Julie “Juls” Adams Gabsa (sister born to same parents)

Amy Adams' siblings - sister Julie Adams Gabsa

She is married and has 2 daughters. Juls lives in Alpharetta, Georgia.

Anna Adams (younger sister born to same parents)

Amy Adams' siblings - sister Anna Adams

She is married to Geoff Mann and has 2 sons.

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