Amanda Donohoe Biography

Published On Mar 06, 2016
Facts of Amanda Donohoe
Date of Birth: 1962 , June-29
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
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In 1977, she had romantic love affairs with Adam Ant. Adam Ant is a musician and the lead singer of punk group Adam and the Ants. They dated each other for about four years and they broke up in 1981.

These days Amanda is dating Russell Haswell. Russell Haswell is a multidisciplinary artist. She is in love with him since a long time and they are living together in Suffolk.

Amanda was enrolled at Francis Holland School. But she quit this school at the age of 16 and began living with her ex boyfriend Adam Ant. In 1981, she appeared in the music video of Antmusic and Stand & Deliver. That year she also joined Central School of Speech and Drama. She made her acting debut in 1986 starring the role of Susan Partridge in the movie, Foreign Body. She got her rise in fame after she played the role of Lucy Irvine in the movie Castaway. She also kissed the eminence in her career after appearing in the TV series L.A. Law and Emmerdale.

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Born in London, England

June 29 , 1962

Amanda Donohoe was born as Joanna M. Donohoe in London, England, United Kingdom to Joanna Donohoe and Ted Donohoe. She is English and is of Irish, Russian and Swiss descent. She is five feet and eight inches tall. 

Joined Central School of Speech and Drama

1981

Amanda was enrolled at Francis Holland School. But she quit this school at the age of 16 and began living with her ex boyfriend Adam Ant. In 1981, she appeared in the music video of Antmusic and Stand & Deliver. That year she also joined Central School of Speech and Drama. 

Appeared in the television series, LA Law

1990

She has been active in acting since 1986. Till now she has appeared in several movies and TV series. She also kissed the eminence in her career after appearing in the TV series L.A. Law and Emmerdale.

Began dating Adam Ant

1977

In 1977, she had romantic love affairs with Adam Ant. Adam Ant is a musician and the lead singer of punk group Adam and the Ants. They dated each other for about four years and they broke up in 1981.

Dating Russell Haswell

2015

These days Amanda is dating Russell Haswell. Russell Haswell is a multidisciplinary artist. She is in love with him since a long time and they are living together in Suffolk. They are still together but they have not expressed their desire of getting married. 

Won Golden Globes, USA

1992

Golden Globes, USA is one of the prestigious awards in the acting world and it’s an honor if any one wins this award. She has also once been honored with this award and that was in 1992 for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture.