Amber Nicole Benson was born on Jan 8, 1977 in Birmingham, Alabama
Amber, best known as playing Tara Maclay on Buffy the Vampire Slayer, started acting in 1993 in the movie The Crush. after that she was in three Jack Reed movies, Single White Female, Deadtime, and several others. In TV she was on such shows as Promised Land, Cracker, The Enforcers, and many others. In 1999 she join BtVS. Since it ended she's been in many movies and TV shows, including Chance, Latter Days, Lovers and Liars, Supernatural, Gryphon, 7 Things To Do Before I'm Thirty, Strictly Sexual, The Blue Tooth Virgin, and Private Practice.