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Amber Tamblyn is a Actor American born on 14 may 1983 at Santa Monica (USA)

Amber Tamblyn

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Birth name Amber Rose Tamblyn
Nationality USA
Birth 14 may 1983 (41 years) at Santa Monica (USA)

Amber Rose Tamblyn (born May 14, 1983) is an American actress, author and film director. She first came to national attention in her role on the soap opera General Hospital as Emily Quartermaine, followed by a starring role on the prime-time series Joan of Arcadia, portraying the title character. Her feature film work includes roles in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, The Grudge 2, The Ring, and 127 Hours; she had an extended arc as Martha M. Masters on the main cast of the medical drama House, M.D. She also had a starring role on the CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men during its eleventh season as Jenny, the illlegitimate daughter of Charlie Harper.


She is the daughter of actor Russ Tamblyn. She is the goddaughter of actors Dean Stockwell and the late Dennis Hopper and musician Neil Young. Her uncle is Larry Tamblyn, who was the keyboardist in the 1960s rock band The Standells.

Tamblyn and comedian and actor David Cross became engaged in August 2011, and married on October 6, 2012.

Best films

The Grudge 2 (2006)
127 Hours (2011)

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Filmography of Amber Tamblyn (23 films)

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Nostalgia (2018)
, 1h54
Directed by Mark Pellington
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Jon Hamm, Catherine Keener, John Ortiz, Nick Offerman, James LeGros, Bruce Dern
Roles Bethany Ashemore
Rating56% 2.8021652.8021652.8021652.8021652.802165
Le film est une patchwork de tranches de vie de personnages réunis par la perte, le deuil d’un parent, et donne un éclairage sur la manière dont ils trouvent l’amour et le réconfort dans les souvenirs et les objets.
The Hateful Eight, 2h47
Directed by Quentin Tarantino
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Horror, Crime, Western
Themes L'action se déroule en une journée
Actors Samuel L. Jackson, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Kurt Russell, Bruce Dern, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen
Rating77% 3.8994653.8994653.8994653.8994653.899465
In post-Civil War Wyoming, John "The Hangman" Ruth (Russell) is escorting fugitive Daisy "The Prisoner" Domergue (Leigh) to Red Rock where the latter will face justice for murder. They encounter another bounty hunter named Major Marquis "The Bounty Hunter" Warren (Jackson) and Chris "The Sheriff" Mannix (Goggins). A blizzard forces the four to take shelter at a stagecoach passover called Minnie's Haberdashery where they encounter four more strangers; Bob "The Mexican" (Bichir), Oswaldo "The Little Man" Mobray (Roth), Joe "The Cow Puncher" Gage (Madsen), and ex-General Sanford "The Confederate" Smithers (Dern). Through betrayal and deception, the eight strangers soon learn that they may not make it to Red Rock after all.
3 Nights in the Desert, 1h30
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Wes Bentley, Vincent Piazza, Amber Tamblyn
Roles Anna
Rating46% 2.310172.310172.310172.310172.31017
The drama follows three estranged friends who reunite to celebrate turning 30 years old, while also reminiscing about how they almost made it as a rock band.
Django Unchained, 2h45
Directed by Quentin Tarantino
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Western, Spaghetti Western
Themes Films about slavery, Films about racism
Actors Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Samuel L. Jackson, Kerry Washington, Walton Goggins
Roles Daughter of a Son of a Gunfighter
Rating81% 4.098644.098644.098644.098644.09864
In Texas 1858, the Speck brothers, Ace and Dicky, drive black slaves on foot. Among the shackled slaves is Django, sold off and separated from his wife, Broomhilda von Shaft. The Speck brothers are stopped by Dr. King Schultz, a German ex-dentist and bounty hunter from Düsseldorf, Prussia. Schultz asks to buy one of the slaves; when he questions Django about his knowledge of the Brittle brothers, for whom Schultz is carrying a warrant, Ace becomes irritated and aims his shotgun at Schultz. Schultz quickly kills Ace and leaves Dicky at the mercy of the newly freed slaves, who shoot Dicky in the head.
127 Hours
127 Hours (2011)
, 1h34
Directed by Danny Boyle
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Biography, Documentary, Adventure
Themes Sports films, Alpinisme, Films about disabilities
Actors James Franco, Amber Tamblyn, Clémence Poésy, Kate Mara, Lizzy Caplan, Kate Burton
Roles Megan McBride
Rating74% 3.7462353.7462353.7462353.7462353.746235
Engineer Aron Ralston (James Franco) drives to Utah's Canyonlands National Park for a day of canyoneering. On foot, he befriends hikers Kristi (Kate Mara) and Megan (Amber Tamblyn), and shows them an underground pool. After parting ways with the hikers, Ralston enters Blue John Canyon through a slot canyon. He slips and falls, and a boulder falls and traps his arm against the wall. Failing to move the boulder, he calls for help, but no one is around. He begins recording a video diary on his camera and using the larger blade on his pocket multi-tool to attempt to chip away at the boulder. He also rations his water and food.
Main Street, 1h32
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Actors Orlando Bloom, Colin Firth, Andrew McCarthy, Ellen Burstyn, Amber Tamblyn, Patricia Clarkson
Roles Mary Saunders
Rating48% 2.400492.400492.400492.400492.40049
Each of the colorful citizens of a close-knit North Carolina community—from a once-wealthy tobacco heiress to the city's mayor to a local police officer—will search for ways to reinvent themselves, their relationships and the very heart of their neighborhood.
Beyond a Reasonable Doubt, 1h46
Directed by Peter Hyams
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Crime, Romance
Actors Jesse Metcalfe, Amber Tamblyn, Michael Douglas, Joel Moore, Orlando Jones, Juli Erickson
Roles Ella Crystal
Rating57% 2.898882.898882.898882.898882.89888
The film opens on a close-up of a frightened woman's eyes. The camera pulls back to reveal that she's undergoing a blind tasting of coffee by local TV reporter CJ Nicholas (Jesse Metcalfe). He heads to the courthouse to watch Shreveport District Attorney Mark Hunter (Michael Douglas) give his final argument on a murder case. CJ pigeonholes Assistant D.A. Ella Crystal (Amber Tamblyn) afterward and asks her for the videotape of the murderer's interrogation. He also presses her for a date. She reluctantly agrees to both.
What Goes Up, 1h47
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy-drama
Actors Steve Coogan, Hilary Duff, Olivia Thirlby, Molly Shannon, Amber Tamblyn, Josh Peck
Rating53% 2.653432.653432.653432.653432.65343
Upon arriving in Concord, New Hampshire in January 1986 to cover the hometown hooplah for the looming Space Shuttle Challenger launch where Concord teacher Christa McAuliffe is among the mission's crew, reporter Campbell Babbitt (Steve Coogan) decides to call an old college friend, only to discover an apparent suicide. Babbitt, who has his own ethical baggage, gravitates toward his friend's high-school students in hopes of finding an unsung hero story about a teacher who made a permanent impact on the social misfits of the school. Instead, he discovers a group of dysfunctional students, outcasts led by a narcissistic seductress (Hilary Duff), a repressed voyeur (Josh Peck), and a scheming pregnant teen (Olivia Thirlby). In a gradual reversal of roles, Babbitt soon finds himself learning from this unusual group of kids.
Spring Breakdown, 1h24
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Actors Amy Poehler, Parker Posey, Amber Tamblyn, Sophie Monk, Rachel Dratch, Jonathan Sadowski
Roles Ashley
Rating48% 2.4085052.4085052.4085052.4085052.408505
The film begins with Gayle, Becky and Judi performing in McCormick State College's Senior Talent Show in 1992. The three of them were the 'losers' and geeks in college but were always hopeful about their future. The next scene then jumps to 15 years later. Gayle is now a guide dog trainer for the visually handicapped. She asks her client out on a date but gets rejected after he touches her face. Becky is an office manager for Senator Hartmann. Judi and her fiance, William, go for relationship counseling and insist that there are no secrets between them. Becky returns home only to find her cat, Honey, dead. The three of them hold their usual 'make your own pizza party' and play their usual 'movie game'. They decided to go on a trip to Tempe, Arizona to the Wimmin's Music Festival.
Blackout (2008)
, 1h25
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors Amber Tamblyn, Jeffrey Wright, Aidan Gillen, Zoe Saldana, Armie Hammer, Melvin Van Peebles
Roles Claudia
Rating50% 2.5069752.5069752.5069752.5069752.506975
Three strangers (two men and a woman) are riding in an elevator when a power outage leaves them stranded. The situation becomes unbearable when they find out one of them is a deranged killer. With hours before the power comes back on, the other two must find a way out.
The Russell Girl, 1h30
Directed by Jeff Bleckner
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Amber Tamblyn, Jennifer Ehle, Henry Czerny, Paul Wesley, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Tim DeKay
Roles Sarah Russell
Rating65% 3.2960153.2960153.2960153.2960153.296015
Sarah Russell, une jeune femme de 23 ans étudiante à l'université de médecine, rend visite à sa famille pour partager avec eux d'importantes nouvelles. Mais au lieu de trouver du réconfort, elle se retrouve confrontée à une période douloureuse de son passé.
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2, 2h
Directed by Sanaa Hamri
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Romantic comedy, Adventure
Themes Feminist films, Le thème des vacances, Political films, Buddy films, Children's films
Actors Amber Tamblyn, Blake Lively Reynolds, Alexis Bledel, America Ferrera, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Lucy Hale
Roles Tibby Rollins
Rating61% 3.099963.099963.099963.099963.09996
In the summer following their first year of college, we revisit four friends who have been apart all year and plan to spend their summer apart until a magical old pair of pants reunites them. Bridget (Blake Lively) visits her grandmother Greta (Blythe Danner) in Alabama to ask about her mother's suicidal depression. Lena (Alexis Bledel) finds her former flame Kostas (Michael Rady) married in Greece. Tibby (Amber Tamblyn) goes through a pregnancy scare and alienates Carmen. Carmen (America Ferrara) auditions for Perdita in a Vermont acting workshop. When Lena's sister Effie (Lucy Hale) steals and loses the Pants in Greece, the Sisterhood follows.
The Russell Girl, 1h38
Directed by Jeff Bleckner, Shana Feste
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Actors Pierce Brosnan, Amber Tamblyn, Susan Sarandon, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Carey Mulligan, Henry Czerny
Roles Sarah Russell
Rating65% 3.299193.299193.299193.299193.29919
When Bennett Brewer (Aaron Johnson) dies, his family feel like they cannot go on. His mother Grace (Sarandon) and his father Allen (Brosnan) get an unexpected visitor knocking at their door; it turns out to be a young woman called Rose (Mulligan), who is pregnant with Bennett's child. As the story develops Bennett's younger brother Ryan is introduced and he is grieving the fact he did not say a final good bye to his brother. One sees the true relationships of the family as the story comes together, Grace waits at the bed of Jordan Walker, the man driving the truck which collided with Bennett's car in the crash. She is waiting for his wake so she can ask him what her son's final 17 minutes were. After a while, she finds out the truth but is disappointed in what she hears. In the last moments, Bennett was not calling his mother's name, he was calling to Rose asking the other wounded passenger Walker to make sure that she was safe.
Spiral (2007)
, 1h30
Directed by Joel Moore, Adam Green
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Horror
Actors Amber Tamblyn, Joel Moore, Zachary Levi, Tricia Helfer, Rileah Vanderbilt, Jeremy Boreing
Roles Amber
Rating62% 3.147583.147583.147583.147583.14758
The story follows lonely introvert Mason, a telesales insurance company worker by day and talented painter as well as a lover of classic jazz by night. His only friend is his boss, Berkeley (Levi), who keeps an eye on him and humors his bizarre behavior. When awkward Mason meets social Amber, a new co-worker, he begins to come out of himself, and reveals the depth and darkness of his mind.