Amanda Leigh Moore (born April 10, 1984) is an actress and singer from the United States. Her breakthrough hit, “Candy,” reached number 41 on the Billboard Hot 100, propelling her to stardom.
Her debut studio album, So Real (1999), was certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Moore’s first top 40 song in the United States was the title track from her debut compilation album, I Wanna Be With You (2000), which reached number 24 on the Hot 100.
Moore’s studio albums Mandy Moore (2001), Coverage (2003), Wild Hope (2007), Amanda Leigh (2009), Silver Landings (2020), and In Real Life were released after then (2022). According to Billboard, Moore’s albums have sold 2.7 million copies in the United States.
Moore made her feature film debut in 2001, with a minor voice role in the comedic picture Dr. Dolittle 2, before starring in The Princess Diaries as Lana Thomas.
She was nominated for an Academy Award for her performance as Jamie Sullivan in the romantic drama film A Walk to Remember (2002).
She also appeared in Chasing Liberty (2004), Saved! (2004), Racing Stripes (2005), Because I Said So (2007), License to Wed (2007), Love, Wedding, Marriage (2011), 47 Meters Down (2017), The Darkest Minds (2018), and Midway (2017). (2019).
Moore also provided the voice of Princess Rapunzel in the Disney animated fantasy musical comedy film Tangled (2010) and subsequent Disney media appearances.
Moore featured as Rebecca Pearson in the NBC family drama series This Is Us from 2016 to 22.
She received two Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Ensemble in a Drama Series for her performance. Moore was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2019.
Mandy Moore’s husband
The singer has been married twice. In February 2009, she became engaged to musician Ryan Adams, and the two married in March 2009. In January 2015, the actress filed for divorce, and the divorce was finalized in June 2016.
Amanda got engaged for the second time in September 2017 to musician Taylor Goldsmith, and the two married in November 2018.
Mandy Moore’s Children
August Harrison, the couple’s first child, was born in February 2021. Mandy Moore and her husband haven’t said whether or not they want to have more children.