Amber Patrice Riley is an American actress, singer and author. We best known for her portrayal of Mercedes Jones on the Fox comedy-drama series Glee.
1. Her nick name is Mama A
2. Amber Riley’s full name is Amber Patrice Riley
3.She was born on February 15, 1986 , Los Angeles, California, United States
Amber Riley’s Info
Amber Riley completed her schooling from La Mirada High School in La Mirada, California in 2004.
5. Height :
Actress, singer, songwriter
7. Net Worth
$2 million dollars
She auditioned for American Idol (2002), when she was 17-years-old, during the show’s second season but was turned down by the producers.
She and partner Derek Hough were crowned the winners of Dancing with the Stars (2005) Season 17. [November 2013]
9. Personal Trainer
In 2013, Amber had dropped a noticeable amount of weight. She stopped having burgers, and other fast food, which was having a negative impact on her health as well as weight.
11. She/he speaks (Language)
Tiny Hightower, Elwin Riley
13. Sexual Orientation
15. Star sign
Pop, pop / rock
In December 2012, Amber signed herself with Scooter Braun to manager her work.
18. Partner/Boyfriend / Spouse
Amber Riley dated –
Kevin McHale – American actor, and Amber’s Glee co-star, Kevin McHale (approx 2 years younger than Amber) dated Amber in the past.
19. Race / Ethnicity
She has African American ancestry.
21. Distinctive Features
Very large build
22. Natural Hair Color
23. Eye color
Amber Riley’s Body Measurements
24. Body Build
25. Hip Size
26. Dress size
27. Bra Size:
28. Shoe Size
29. Waist Size
85 kg or 187 pounds
41-35-38 in or 104-89-96.5 cm
Amber Riley’s Favorite Things
32. Hobbies and Interests
33. First Film
Amber debuted with 2011 American 3-D concert film Glee: The 3D Concert Movie for her role as Mercedes Jones.
Though, she has appeared in a TV movie before this.
34. First TV Show
Riley first appeared in 2009 in the Fox’s teen musical comedy-drama television series Glee as Mercedes Jones. From season 1 until season 4, she was a series regular.Now, from season 5, she is a recurring guest star. She also won an award for her performance in this series in 2010.
35. Favorite food
36. Quotes & Sayings
I haven’t personally experienced bullying, but when I was in high school, I had a best friend who became a bully. I took a stand and took it upon myself to separate from her. I couldn’t be associated with her because it wasn’t the type of person I wanted to be.
Black Reel Outstanding Supporting Actress, TV Movie or Limited Series
The Wiz Live! (2015)
38. Brand Endorsements
Amber has served as the spokesperson for Do Something and VH1 Save The Music Foundation’s second annual “Battle for the Bands”.
39. Best Known For
Portraying Mercedes Jones on the teen musical comedy-drama TV series Glee (2009-).She is also known for winning the season 17 of Dancing with the Stars.