Everything you must know about Amanda Tapping
Who is Amanda Tapping
Amanda Tapping was born in Rochford, Essex, England on 28th August 1965.
She later immigrated with her family to Ontario, Canada. She was only three years old then.
Amanda Tapping is a recognized face in the field of filmmaking globally.
She is widely known in the film circle for her powerful acting in the role of Samantha Carter. The Sci-Fi series of Canada named “Stargate SG-1” and also in “Stargate Atlantis.”
She has successfully gained fame and name as an actress and director.
Education and Career
After relocating to Canada with her family as a child, Amanda attended North Toronto Collegiate Institute. She graduated while excelling in Environmental Science and Drama.
Amanda Tapping then decided to take Drama seriously when she participated in the University of Windsor; School of Dramatic Arts.
She continued her education studying Theatrical Arts even after graduating. She started performing in several stage productions.
She featured in many television commercials where she played roles. She also played roles in television series as well as film productions like – The Outer Limits and The X-files.
Amanda Tapping Personal Life
Amanda Tapping got married to Alan Kovacs in the year 1994. They have a daughter Olivia, who was born on March 22, 2005. The family of three currently reside in Vancouver, British Columbia.
List of Films of Amanda Tapping
- The Donor
- What Kind of Mother Are you?
- Booty Call
- The Void
- Life or something like that
- Engaged to Kill
- Stargate SG-1
- Kung Fu
Awards and Recognitions
In all of Amabda Tapping’s film career, she has won many titles and scholarships.
Some of them include- Leo Award (2002) for best direction of Dramatic Series, Leo Award (2004), Saturn Award(2004) for the best-supporting actress on TV, Canadian Comedy Award (2007).
She also won Leo Award again in 2009 for Best performance by an actress in Continuing Lead Role. She was also nominated in many categories for Leo Award, Saturn Award, Gemini Award, Jules Verne Award, etc.
Interesting Facts about Amanda Tapping
Amanda Tapping is an English-born Canadian actress and filmmaker
Amanda married present husband Allan Kovacs on September, 23 1994 and they have a daughter named Olivia
Amanda is a spokesperson for UNICEF.
Amanda Tapping has three brothers, two older than her, and one twin brother.
Amanda Tapping was born on August 28, 1965 in Rochford, Essex in England.
When she was younger, she couldn’t decide between acting or becoming a scientist
Amanda Tapping Net Worth
How much is Amanda Tapping Worth?
Amanda Tapping is a British Canadian actress who has a net worth of $5 million dollars.