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Academy Award nominee Amy Adams recently starred for director Kevin Lima in the Disney film Enchanted, opposite Patrick Dempsey James Marsden, and Susan Sarandon. The film has grossed over $100 million to date. She also recently costarred in Mike Nichols' Charlie Wilson's War, with Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts, and Philip Seymour Hoffman.
Ms. Adams has completed filming Doubt, opposite Meryl Streep and Philip Seymour Hoffman. Directed by John Patrick Shanley, the film is based on his Pulitzer Prize-winning play of the same name.
She is currently filming Julie & Julia, again starring with Meryl Streep. The film is based on Julie Powell's book of the same name and is being directed by Nora Ephron. Due out soon is Christine Jeffs' Sunshine Cleaning, in which Ms. Adams stars opposite Emily Blunt and Alan Arkin, a world premiere at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival.
In 2005, Phil Morrison's Junebug premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, where Ms. Adams won a Special Jury Prize for Acting. For her performance in the film, she would later receive Academy Award and Screen Actors Guild Award nominations; and win an Independent Spirit Award, a Broadcast Film Critics Association Critics' Choice Award, a National Society of Film Critics award, a San Francisco Film Critics Society award, and a Gotham Award.
Her other film credits include Adam McKay's Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, opposite Will Ferrell; Clare Kilner's The Wedding Date, opposite Debra Messing; Steven Spielberg's Catch Me If You Can, opposite Leonardo DiCaprio; and Michael Patrick Jann's Drop Dead Gorgeous.
Ms. Adams' television appearances include ones on The Office and The West Wing.