|Bellamy Young Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 7 in|
|Date of Birth||February 19, 1970|
Bellamy Young is an American actress and singer who has appeared on a number of TV shows and movies like We Were Soldiers, This Is Not a Test, Law & Order, American Dreams, Criminal Minds, and Scandal. She has a huge social media fan base with more than 700k followers on Instagram, more than 200k followers on Facebook, and more than 600k followers on Twitter.
Amy Maria Young
Asheville, North Carolina, United States
Los Angeles, California, United States
Bellamy attended the Asheville School from where she graduated in 1987. Then, she got enrolled at Yale University where she joined as a Physics major but later changed her path and started studying English and Theatre. She graduated from the university in 1991.
- Father – Unknown
- Mother – Unknown
- Siblings – Unknown
- Others – Mr. and Mrs. Arliss Young (Adoptive Parents)
She is managed by –
- Anonymous Content, Talent Management Company, United States
- United Talent Agency, Talent Agency, United States
She has released her music through DreamLab, Inc.
5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
58 kg or 128 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
She has dated –
- Ed Weeks – She started dating English actor, comedian, writer, and producer, Ed Weeks, in 2016.
- Pedro Segundo – She is currently dating musician Pedro Segundo. She also shared their picture celebrating their anniversary on Instagram in September 2018.
Race / Ethnicity
Dark Brown (Natural)
She has endorsed various brands including –
- Restasis Multidose
- The Private Suite at LAX
- Corinthia Hotel Lisbon
She has also appeared in TV commercials, ‘The Shelter Pet Project’ (2015) and ‘Honestly’ (2016), for The Humane Society of the United States.
Best Known For
- Having been cast as president Melody “Mellie” Grant in the ABC political thriller drama series, Scandal (2012–2018), for which she also won a Critics’ Choice Television Award for ‘Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series’
- Appearing in various TV shows and movies including Another World (1995), Black and White (1999), The Drew Carey Show (2000), Darcy’s Off-White Wedding (2005), CSI: Miami (2005-2006), Mission: Impossible III (2006), The Freebie (2010), Law & Order: LA (2010), Criminal Minds (2011-2013), Franklin & Bash (2012), Day Out of Days (2015), The Night Stalker (2016), Bernard and Huey (2017), and A Wrinkle in Time (2018)
She released her first album titled Far Away So Close in May 2015 via DreamLab, Inc.
She made her theatrical film debut as Bellamy in the crime drama film, Black & White, in 1999. However, her role went uncredited.
She made her credited feature film debut in the movie Picture This as Monique in 1999.
First TV Show
She made her TV show debut as Dr. Courtney Evans in the soap opera, Another World in 1995.
She stays fit by working out on a regular basis and by staying active throughout the day.
As for her diet, she practices veganism.
Bellamy Young Favorite Things
- Person To Film Scenes With – Jeff Perry
Source – Aol
Bellamy Young Facts
- She was adopted by her foster parents on April 7, 1970.
- Bellamy changed her name to Bellamy to join the Screen Actors Guild because there was someone already registered as Amy Young. She chose the name “Bellamy” as a tribute to her late adoptive father’s best friend, Bill, who helped in her upbringing after the death of her father.
- Her adoptive father died of lung cancer.
- She began her pursuits in acting by initially participating in theatre productions.
- She is a Democrat.
- Bellamy supports the domestic violence nonprofit organization, Helpmate, and a charity named Operation Blankets of Love.
- She has been suffering from migraines since her younger years.
- Visit her official website @ bellamyyoung.com.
- Follow her on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
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