Amelia Heinle Bio

(Victoria, Y&R)

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BIRTHDATE: March 17
YEARS ON SHOW: March 21, 2005-present
MARITAL STATUS: Married to former co-star Thad Luckinbill (March 2007)
CHILDREN: Son, August Manning (b. 1996) with ex-husband Michael Weatherly; son Thaddeus Rowe (b. November 2007) and daughter Georgia March (b. December 2009) with Luckinbill

Amelia Heinle has been fighting her way to the top since her first audition at LOVING. As an aspiring actress, the Arizona native worked at a coat check in Manhattan. On a lunch break, she caught a cab to a LOVING audition, but was thrown off when the cab brought her to the ONE LIFE TO LIVE set. She then had to run to LOVING in the rain and thought that she struck out because of her mussed appearance. Happily, she landed the role of Steffi Brewster.

Heinle's childhood gave her the confidence to break into acting. She is the oldest of five children and used to direct her siblings in backyard plays for their parents. At the age of 15, her parents moved the family from Arizona to New Jersey. She struggled with changing schools and leaving her friends behind, but in the end the move led her to the path she is on today.

et cetera 5 random facts
  1. On the set of LOVING, Heinle became close friends with the late Nancy Addison Altman (ex-Deborah, LOVING; ex-Jillian, RH et al), who portrayed her mother.
  2. Heinle played Jack in the pilot for JACK AND JILL, but was replaced by Amanda Peet.
  3. Digest named her one of the "Most Beautiful Women" in daytime.

  4. Heinle also appeared in season 4, episode 20 of Ghost Whisperer entitled "Stage Fright" with real life husband, Thad Luckinbill, and fellow daytime drama actress Lesli Kay in April 2009.
  5. She is 5' 6".
stories featuring
Amelia Heinle
Pregnant Pause   Nov 5, 2007

Go Behind The Scenes Of The Clear Springs Disaster With YOUNG AND RESTLESS's Amelia Heinle (Victoria). Genoa City...

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Other Roles

Other Soap Roles
ALL MY CHILDREN (Mia, 2001-04)
THE CITY (Steffi, 1995-96)
LOVING (Steffi, 1993-95)

TV Roles
GHOST WHISPERER (Brook Dennis, 2009)
CSI: MIAMI (Elizabeth Corbett, 2009)
EARTH VS. THE SPIDER (Stephanie Lewis, 2001)
SALLY HEMINGS: AN AMERICAN SCANDAL (Harriet Hemings, 2000)
PURGATORY (Rose/Betty McCullough, 1999)
BLACK CAT RUN (Sara Jane Bronnel, 1998)
AT SACHEM FARM (Laurie, 1998)
QUICKSILVER HIGHWAY (Darlene, 1997)

Film Roles
The Limey (Adhara, 1999)
Liar's Poker (Rebecca, 1997)

 

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