Amber Riley Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 20 Feb, 2019
Facts of Amber Riley
Date of Birth: 1986 , February-15
Age: 35 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
Name Amber Riley
Birth Name Amber Patrice Riley
Father Elwin Riley
Mother Tiny Hightower
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City Los Angeles, California
Ethnicity Black
Profession Actress
Net Worth $ 2 Million
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Body Measurements N/A
Weight in KG 78 kg
Married Not Yet
Awards Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Music Group Glee Cast (Since 2009)
Movies Glee: The 3D Concert Movie 2011
TV Show Dancing with the Stars Since 2005
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Amber Riley, born Amber Patrice Riley is an American actress, author, and singer best known for her portrayal of Mercedes Jones in the Fox Comedy "Glee."

Early Life And Education Of Amber Riley

Amber Patrice Riley was born on February 15, 1986, who was born in Los Angeles, California of the United States and she is currently 32 years old. Her mother name is Tiny Hightower and father is Elwin Riley. She is the youngest sister of 2 siblings Toyia Riley and Ashley Riley.

Her exact and proper entry within Glee during the year 2009 till 2015 with the portrayal of Mercedes Jones collected her fans in the high range.

Amber Riley's Career

She also got announced as a winning position in Dancing with the Stars in the 17th season of it. During the year 2008, her official entry within the comedy-drama in the character as a Mercedes Jones made her popular within the television series named Glee. She shared the screen with the actors like Matthew Morrison, Cory Monteith, Gwyneth Paltrow, Darren Criss on the Fox drama show.

She was also noticed as a major member of the series till the 4th season as well as played as a guest star in the fifth season of the program.

From the very time she started showing her brilliant performances within the numerous solos within a variety of her character, among which “I Look To You” is also regarded as the best one. Similarly, she also got appeared within MTV Video Music Award in the year 2010.

Amber Riley's Net Worth

Amber is earning a good amount of net worth that is around $2 million. She has been active in the entertainment industry for the last 17 years and has earned a decent sum of money from her work. 

She worked in the lead role of Mercedes Jones on the American television series Glee from first four seasons and the last season whereas played the recurring role in the fifth season. The role happens to be the most promising role for her which has undoubtedly earned her a good worth. With her fortune, Riley lives a luxurious life in LA, Calif.

Amber Riley's Personal LIfe

The love circle and personal life of Riley are very different from that of her professional one. She also gave audition for American Idol in the year 2002. During the very time, she was a teenager with the age of 17. The affair of her life is not so serious like that of her career.

This can be the reason why she has not mentioned her boyfriend and relationship matter still in the current phase. Her personal life and professional life as according to her is very different stages of her life. She also mentioned that she is not currently stable in handling her affair as she is too young for it.

In the past, she was also spotted with some of the boys in the public spot but according to her, they all are just her good friends and her well-wishers. Amber is also involved within the social charity. She has been working in an organization that is related to the support of the child and their rights.

She is an active member of the organization providing the financial and motivational support to them. Amber is also planning to establish her own trust for the working of social charity.

Amber is 5 feet 3 inch tall in her height with the proper weight. Amber credits all of her success to her sincerity and hard work with dedication in her success and its accomplishment.

Amber Riley's Height, Weight, and Body Measurement

  • Height: Amber Riley stands at a height of 5 ft 3 inches.
  • Weight: She weighs around 85 kg (187 lbs) as of 2019
  • Age: As of 2019, Amber Riley is aged 33.
  • Body Measurement: Amber Riley's body measures in 42-35-38 inches.