Amber Patrice Riley Biography

    Published On Mar 02, 2016
    Facts of Amber Patrice Riley
    Date of Birth: 1986 , February-15
    Birth Nation: United States
    Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
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    It seems like Amber is still living a single life. She seemed to be completely focused on her career rather than to spend her time in filthy love.

    Amber is gifted with the sweet voice. As she knew than she had a loving voice, she auditioned for American Idol in 2003 but was not given the pass for the next round. Dejected with this event, she continued to perform in her school plays. She received her formal education from La Mirada High School. While she was there she was also active in several school plays, she performed in several school ceremonies. She graduated from there in 2004. She made her acting debut in 2002 by starring the role of Toby in St. Sass. However, this role was minor one. She got her rise in fame after she began starring the role of Mercedes Jones in the TV series, Glee. In 2013, she took part in Dancing with the Stars. She was partnered with Derek Hough. She won this show in November 2013. Her net worth is said to be around $2 million.

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    Born in Los Angeles, California, United States

    1986

    Talented and ebullient Amber was born as Amber Patrice Riley in Los Angeles, California, United States of America to Tiny Hightower and Elwin Riley. She is an American and is of black ethnicity. She is five feet and three inches tall. 

    Began her acting career

    2002

    She made her acting debut in 2002 by starring the role of Toby in St. Sass. However, this role was minor one. She got her rise in fame after she began starring the role of Mercedes Jones in the TV series, Glee.

    Auditioned for American Idol

    2003

    Amber is gifted with the sweet voice. As she knew than she had a loving voice, she auditioned for American Idol in 2003 but was not given the pass for the next round. Dejected with this event, she continued to perform in her school plays.

    Launched a plus-size online clothing boutique

    2014

    Amber Patrice Riley is a talented actress, singer and an author from United States. Besides these she is also a model and an owner of clothing boutique. In the early 2014, she opened a plus-size online clothing boutique called Rileyland Fashions. 

    Won 17th session of Dancing with the Stars

    2013

    In 2013, she took part in Dancing with the Stars. She was partnered with Derek Hough. He has won this show for six times. She won this show in November 2013. She also won this show being the first African-American woman. 

    Won Screen Actors Guild Awards

    2010

    Screen Actors Guild Awards is also one of the prestigious awards in the acting world and it's an honor if anyone wins this award. She has also been honored with this award once and that was in 2010 for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series.