Who is Amanda Leighton?

Amanda Leighton is an American actress, and voice actress, who is probably best known to the world as Emma Kurtzman in the TV romantic drama series “The Fosters” (2014-2018), and also as the voice of Blossom in the animated series “The Powerpuff Girls” (2016-2019), among other roles during her career.

Amanda Leighton Wiki- Age, Childhood, and Education

Amanda Leighton was born on the 7th June 1993, in Fresno, California USA; from an early age, she was interested in the performing arts, and started attending dancing classes, which later turned out very helpful to her career, including when attending various auditions.

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She spent her childhood in her hometown with her younger sister, and matriculated from Clovis West High School.

Career Beginnings

Amanda’s acting debut happened in 2003, when she was cast in a minor role in the TV series “Six Feet Under” (2005). She took a five-year hiatus to concentrate on her education before returning to screen in the role of Trish Leake in the TV crime-drama series “Criminal Minds” (2010).

Two years later, she secured her first recurring role, as Wendy Capshaw in the TV sports drama series “Make It or Break It”, where her dancing skills were put to good use. The same year she also made her film debut, as Young Alex in the film “Divorce Invitation”, starring Jamie-Lynn Sigler, Jonathan Bennett and Elliott Gould, then in 2013 she was selected for the part of Raven in the soap opera “The Young and the Restless” (2013-2014).

Rise to Stardom

Amanda improved with experience, and was starting to be considered for more notable roles, such as Emma Kurtzman in the TV series “The Fosters”; she featured in 54 episodes of the award-winning series, which made her quite popular. She then played Emily Ryan in the romantic drama film “The Better Half” in 2015, and more recently she was Sophie in the TV series “This Is Us” (2017-2019). She is set to star in the thriller film “Killing Games”, which is currently in pre-production, and is also working on the film “Chance”, set for release late in 2020.

Voice Acting Work

Amanda is also a celebrated voice actress; her first work was in 2015, when she was selected to give voice to Blossom in the video game “Lego Dimensions”, and continued to voice the character in the animated series “The Powerpuff Girls”. In addition, she has voiced Reynn in the video game “World of Final Fantasy” (2016), then Loretta in the film “Year 3000” in 2018, while most recently, Amanda lent her voice to Polly Plantar in “Amphibia” (2019), and to Poppy from “Trolls: The Beat Goes On!” (2018-2019), which only further increased her net worth.

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Amanda Leighton Net Worth, Height, Weight, Body Statistics, and Appearance

Amanda Leighton is now a celebrated actress, and according to authoritative sources, Amanda’s net worth is estimated at over $9 million, as of early 2020.

Known for her beauty and petite figure, as she stands at 5ft 2ins (1.57m), while she weighs only around 97lbs ~ 44kgs, her vital statistics are 29-25-30, and her bra size is 30B. She has piercing blue eyes and dark brown hair.

Amanda Leighton Personal Life, Dating, Boyfriend

Well, Amanda is in a relationship with the mixed martial artist Sage Monroe Northcutt – the two have been together since 2018, and have often been spotted together at various public events. She has also helped him launch his acting career. Before Sage, Amanda was in a relationship with actor Evan Crooks, but that relationship ended soon after it started.

Amanda is very active on social media platforms, especially Instagram, which she used to share details from her personal life and career.

Amanda Leighton’s Boyfriend, Sage Northcutt

Born Sage Monroe Northcutt on the 1st March 1996, in Sacramento, California USA, he is a professional mixed martial artist, who is a part of the ONE Championship wrestling promotion, competing in the lightweight and welterweight divisions. He became interested in mixed martial arts at the age of 4, and during his early years won a total of 77 world youth championships in karate.

Also, he trained for kickboxing, and had a record of 15 wins and zero losses. He went to Seven Lakes High School, but eventually transferred to Katy High School. He then enrolled at Texas A&M University, to major in petroleum engineering, when he decided to quit studies and focus entirely on his career as a mixed martial artist. Sage started his career in Legacy Fighting, and then joined UFC, making his debut in October 2015 against Francisco Trevino, and winning by technical knockout. He established a record of 11 wins and two losses before he moved to ONE Championship – his debut was unsuccessful, as he lost to Cosmo Alexandre on the 17th May 2019.

Author

Benjy is currently a reporter for BiographyPedia based in Adelaide, Australia. Prior to joining BiographyPedia in July 2019, he was a Bizarre TV reporter and theatre critic at TheSun. Benjy has also written for DailyMail and TMZ. Benjy studied journalism at Goldsmiths University of London, graduating in 2009. You can contact him at [email protected]

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