Amy Pietz (aka Donna Newton on “The Office”) Wiki, Bio
Amy Pietz was born on 6 March 1969, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, which means that she is 50 years old, her zodiac sign is Pisces, and nationality American. Amy is best known as the actress who has worked on projects such as “Caroline in the City”, “Rudy” and “Star Trek: The Next Generation”.
So just how rich is Amy Pietz as of early 2019? According to authoritative sources, this actress has a net worth of $12 million, accumulated from her career in the previously mentioned field. However, she hasn’t disclosed any information regarding her assets, such as houses and vehicles, but she is seemingly able to take care of herself financially.
Early Life and Background
Speaking about Amy’s ethnicity, she is Caucasian, and has brown hair and brown eyes, which suits her complexion perfectly. Judging from the photos available on the internet, she has a fit figure and always looks well put together at events she attends, indicating that she puts time and effort into her looks. She is the adopted daughter of Arnold and Nancy Pietz. During her formative years, Amy was active in ballet and planned on becoming a professional ballerina, but she gave up on that and decided to find another path in life. When it comes to her education, she was a student of The Milwaukee High School of the Arts, and went on to graduate from The Theatre School at DePaul University.
Pietz was married to fellow actor Kenneth Alan Williams from 1997 to 2006, but their relationship ultimately fell through. When she was 23, she gave birth to a son named Benjamin, whom she gave up for adoption later on. When it comes to her love life nowadays, she keeps that information behind the closed door, as she enjoys privacy. This has led many to believe that the actress might be single, but who knows what the future holds for her?
Being in the entertainment field, Amy is naturally active on social media, such as Twitter and Instagram, and is followed by 1,900 people on the former. Some of her latest posts include a retweet with the caption reading “Son uses the money he earned from developing his first app to surprise his parents by paying off their mortgage”. She often talks about politics and openly supported Barack Obama.
— Amy Pietz (@AmyPietz) January 31, 2018
Pietz is active on Instagram and uses her account to communicate with her fans as well as to let them take a closer look at what’s going on behind closed doors. Some of her most recent photos include one of her cat wearing a hat. Her fans seem to have loved the photo, as it gained 200 ‘likes’. Besides that, she has recently posted a photo of herself and her friends, and her fans went on to compliment her and leave numerous sweet messages.
Amy made her acting debut in 1992, when she joined the cast of “Highlander” as a guest star in one episode. In the following year, she portrayed Melinda in “Rudy”, a biography drama TV series, written by Angelo Pizzo and directed by David Anspaugh. Pietz went on to have several small roles, ultimately joining the cast of “Muscle” in 1995, and remaining in it over the course of its 13 episodes.
Caroline in the City
Amy is best known for playing the role of Annie Spadaro in “Caroline in the City”, a situation comedy series broadcast on NBC, and in which Amy had a chance to collaborate with actors such as Lea Thompson, Eric Lutes and Malcolm Gets. The series premiered in September 1995, and ultimately ended four years afterwards, with the final episode being broadcast on 26 April 1999. Pietz’s character, Annie is the best friend of the main character, played by Lea Thompson.
The actress then joined the cast of “The Weber Show”, in which she played the role of Melissa Taylor, and in 2002 played Bonnie Boone in two episodes of “Ally McBeal”, a critically acclaimed and beloved TV series that revolves around the professional and personal life of lawyer Ally McBeal. Being a part of that project, Amy gained more exposure in the media, making a name for herself slowly but surely. In the upcoming period, the actress had a lot on her plate, as she appeared in “The Division”, “DysEnchanted”, “The Whole Ten Yards” and “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”. In 2004, Pietz began working on “Rodney”, a TV comedy series in which she starred alongside Rodney Carrington, Jennifer Aspen and Nick Searcy. In 2007, Amy was cast to play the role of Franny in “Aliens in America”, and in the next year, the audience was able to see her in “Ghost Whisperer”, yet another appraised TV series.
Some of Amy’s latest projects include “Hit the Road” in 2017, and “Modern Family” in 2019. In addition, her movie “Bailey & Darla” is in post-production, whereas “The Summer People”, in which she’ll play the role of Philicia has been announced. Overall, the actress has had 70 gigs and there is certainly more to come for her as she recognised as talented and hard-working.