Amber Tamblyn Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 02 Jan, 2020
Facts of Amber Tamblyn
Date of Birth: 1983 , May-14
Age: 38 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Amber Tamblyn
Birth Name Amber Rose Tamblyn
Father Russ Tamblyn
Mother Bonnie Murray
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Santa Monica
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Working For TV and movies
Net Worth $ 1.5 million
Eye Color Drack brown
Hair Color Brown
Face Color White
Famous for General Hospital as Emily Quartermaine,
Married Yes
Married to Independent Spirit Awards
Children baby girl
Awards Independent Spirit Awards
Movies General Hospital, Joan of Arcadia, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
Books Dark Sparkler, Bang Ditto, Free Stallion: Poems
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Amber Tamblyn is a famous American actress and writer who first came into the spotlight for her portrayal in the television series, General Hospital as Emily Quartermaine. The 36 years old actress is also best known for appearing in Joan of Arcadia, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, The Ring, Two and a Half Men, House, and others.

Early Life and Education

Amber Rose Tamblyn was born on May 14, 1983, in Santa Monica, California, United States. She was born to Russ Tamblyn and Bonnie Murray. Her father is a well-known actor while her mother is a singer, teacher, and artist. Amber’s godparents are Dean Stockwell, Dennis Hopper and Neil Young who are actors, and musicians respectively.

Amber Tamblyn was first admitted to Santa Monica Alternative School House for her primary education. She was never interested in the study and referred to grading as an unusual. Due to the family environment, Amber was also interested in the entertainment arena since her childhood.

Career & Path

Amber Tamblyn made her film debut in 1995’s Live Nude Girls as Young Jill. Soon she appeared in movies like The Ring, Ten Minutes Older: The Trumpet. Amber came into the limelight in 2005’s movie, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants as Tibby Rollins. In 2006, she was cast in The Grudge 2 as character Aubrey Davis. Since then she has appeared in movies like The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2, Beyond a Reasonable Doubt, Django Unchained, Main Street, Paint It Black, Girlfriend’s Day, and more.

Amber Tamblyn made her debut in the TV arena in 1995 when she was cast as Emily Quartermaine in General Hospital. She was then cast as the lead character Joan Girardi in Joan of Arcadia. She has also been featured in 10 episodes of The Unusuals, 6 episodes of The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret, 15 episodes of House as character Martha M. Masters, 5 episodes of Amy Schumer, and 24 episodes of Two and a Half Men as Jenny. Furthermore, Amber has appeared in CSI: Miami, The Russell Girl, Babylon Fields, and more.

Married and Personal life

Amber Tamblyn is married to her boyfriend David Cross. David and Amber had first seen each other quite often on draws show and various other places. However, they were personally introduced when they both were a same flight from Houston to Louisiana. 

Amber Tamblyn was soon in an affair with David and got engaged in August 2011. Shortly after, on 6th October 2012, the couple got married. The nineteen years of an age difference between them has not affected to their love and care towards each other. The couple is expecting their first child and it is known to be a baby girl.

Update: Amber jokingly said that the name of their daughter is Dauphinoise Petunia Brittany Scheherazade Von Fünkinstein Mustard Witch RBG Cross Tamblyn-Bey jr.


Amber Tamblyn has been honored and awarded many times for her contribution to the movie and TV arena. Amber has won two YoungStar Awards, a Saturn Awards, and a Locorno International Film Festival Best Actress Award. Furthermore, Amber has been nominated for many awards like Primetime Emmy Awards, Satellite Awards, Teen Choice Awards, Golden Globe Award, Young Artist Awards, Independent Spirit Awards, and more.

Net worth and height

According to many sources, Amber Tamblyn is known to have an estimated net worth of $ 1.5 million arising out of her work in TV and movies like General Hospital, Joan of Arcadia, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants and more. Amber Tamblyn stands tall at a height of 5 feet 7 inches.