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Full NameAmanda Peet
First NameAmanda
Last NamePeet
Birth NameAmanda Peet
Birth CityNew York City, New York
Birth CountryUSA
Father NameCharles Peet
Father ProfessionLawyer
Mother NamePenny Levy
Mother ProfessionSocial Worker
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseDavid Benioff
No Of Children3
AwardsIndependent Spirit Award
FilmographyThe Whole Nine Yards,Saving Silverman,Something's Gotta Give,Law & Order,Jack & Jill,How I Met Your Mother,The Good Wife,Togetherness,Brockmire
EducationFriends Seminary, Columbia University
Height169 cm
Networth$60 M
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Date of Birth11,1972
Married DateSeptember 30,2006

Amanda Peet is an American actress most known for her movie roles in The Whole Nine Yards, Something's Gotta Give, Syriana, and 2012

Peet is the significant other of screenwriter David Benioff -- of Game of Thrones fame and the mother of their two children.  

The 48-year-old is worth $60 million as of May 2020. Here is how she made her wealth:

Amanda Peet's Salary and Net Worth Breakdown

Amanda Peet has been an actress since 1995 and her status as a millionaire is the result of her high-paying salary as one of the more famous actresses working today. 

Amanda Peet made her on-screen debut as Leslie Harlan in the 1995 episode "Hot Pursuit" of the NBC police procedural drama series, Law & Order.

The next couple of years consisted of Peet appearing in various projects including TV series like The Single Guy, C.P.W., Spin City, and Seinfeld; and movies like Animal Room, She's the One, One Fine Day, Grind, Touch Me, and 1999.  

Her first mainstream success came as Jill St. Claire in the 2000 black comedy crime movie, The Whole Nine Yards, opposite Bruce Willis and Matthew Perry, among others, and again in the much-less-successful 2004 sequel, The Whole Ten Yards.

Amanda Peet in 2012
Amanda Peet in the movie, 2012

She also starred opposite John Cusack in the 2009 disaster movie, 2012, and had supporting roles in movies like Gulliver's Travels, Identity Thief, and Sleeping with Other People.

In recent years, Peet has been a major staple of television. Besides guest appearances in such shows as How I Met Your Mother, Bent, The Good Wife, and The Romanoffs, Peet has main roles in shows like Togetherness and Brockmire.   

Real Estate

In 2007, Peet and husband David Benioff sank $4.6 million into purchasing a 1927s home in Hollywood Hills, California. The house was renovated by architect Brad Floyd and garden designer, Miranda Brooks, who set about redesigning the home from the ground-up.

An outdoor view of Amanda Peet and David Benioff's Hollywood Hills home
An outdoor view of Amanda Peet and David Benioff's Hollywood Hills home
Source: Vogue

The kitchen was moved from a dank and separate section to more towards the center and now opens via French doors to the porch. The pool was also overhauled to the back of the Spanish mansion, next to the outdoor kitchen. The back of the house, which served as a driveway was sealed off and an arched passageway took its place. 

The house now serves as Peet and Benioff's private retreat where they raise their three children.      


Since 2008, Peet has been a spokesperson and an advocate of Every Child By Two, an organization that raises awareness on vaccination. 

She has been outspoken about the growing misconception about vaccination, particularly regarding child vaccination.

In May 2009, Peet was awarded at the third annual Independent Investigative Group IIG Awards for her activism in promoting vaccination.        

Amanda Peet Age and Height

Amanda Peet was born on January 11, 1972, in New York City, New York. The second daughter of social worker, Penny Levy, and corporate lawyer, Charles Peet Jr., Peet was raised in New York until her family moved to London, England, in 1979 when she was seven.

Her family returned to the US circa 1983 and Peet attended Friends Seminary, an independent K-12 school in East Village, Manhattan. She attended Columbia University and graduated with a degree in American history, and was highly involved in the university's theatre program.       

Amanda Peet Husband and Children

Amanda Peet has been married since 2006 to screenwriter, director, and TV producer, David Benioff

Benioff -- along with D. B. Weiss -- is most known for bringing George R. R. Martin's high-fantasy novel series, A Song of Ice and Fire, to television in the form of HBO's Game of Thrones.

Amanda Peet and her husband, David Benioff
Amanda Peet and her husband, David Benioff
Source: Heavy

Peet and Benioff got engaged on July 22, 2005, after dating for over four years. They tied the knot after fourteen months, on September 30, 2006. 

On February 20, 2007, Peet became a mother for the first time at age 35 when she gave birth to her daughter with David, Frances Pen Benioff

Peet gave birth to her second child at age 38, a daughter Molly June Benioff, born on April 20, 2010.

December 7, 2014, marked the birth of 42-year-old Amanda's third child with Benioff, son Henry Benioff

Updated On Tue Jun 02 2020 Published On Tue Jun 02 2020 By Shreejan