Biography

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Amanda Benham, a vivacious actress, discovered her love for performance in her sophomore year of high school.  She then continued her education and furthered her experience while attaining her B.F.A. in Theatre Performance at Indiana University of South Bend.  During this time, Amanda was selected to be part of a study abroad theatre program in London for one semester. There she learned from teachers like Marina Caldarone, interned at The Space Theatre, and learned about various other techniques such as film editing. 

Eventually Amanda found her way out of the corn fields and drove the long journey out to the city of Los Angeles.  Since then, Amanda has been a part of a variety of productions ranging from student films, to print work, and to feature films.  Her recent gigs include working on the trailer for the Ubisoft game, Star Trek: Bridge Crew, a short film titled “Albert’s Comfort,” and a medical lifestyle photoshoot. Amanda’s plans for the coming year involve auditioning for the Basic Core Track program at the Groundlings as well as shopping around for new headshots!