Amy Lou Adams is an American actress best recognized by comic book fans for playing the iconic Lois Lane in the DC Extended Universe.
Adams was born on August 20, 1974, to American parents Richard and Kathryn Adams, when her father was stationed with the United States Army at the Caserma Ederle military complex in Vicenza, Italy. Amy was later raised in Castle Rock, Colorado, the fourth of seven siblings.
Noted for both comedic and dramatic roles, she was featured three times in annual rankings of the world’s highest-paid actresses. Her accolades include two Golden Globe Awards, nominations for six Academy Awards and seven British Academy Film Awards.