Amy Louise Acker was born on December 5, 1976. Amy Louise Acker is an American actress. In her junior year of college, Acker enjoyed a short stint of modeling work for the J. Crew clothing catalog. In 1999, she was nominated for a Leon Rabin award for “Outstanding Performance by an Actress in A Lead Role” for her performance in the play Thérèse Raquin. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in the same year.