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Ambyr C. Childers (born July 18, 1988) is an American actress, known for her portrayal of Susan Atkins in the NBC crime drama Aquarius, Ashley Rucker in the Showtime crime drama Ray Donovan and Candace Stone in the Netflix thriller series You.
Ambyr C. Childers
July 18, 1988
Murrieta, California, United States
(m. 2009; div. 2017)
Life and careerEdit
Childers was born in Cottonwood, Arizona and raised in Murrieta, California and she has two sisters. Childers attended Vista Murrieta High School. After appearing in the 2003 film Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star, Childers became established for her role on the daytime soap opera All My Children as Colby Chandler, who she portrayed from 2006 to 2008. She also played Elizabeth "E" Dodd in The Master.
Childers married film producer Randall Emmett in 2009. The couple had a daughter in 2010 and a second daughter in 2013. Emmett filed for legal separation in April 2015, and the couple divorced in December 2017.
In 2018, Childers starred in Lifetime's television adaptation of You as Candace Stone, which premiered on September 9, 2018. On December 3, 2018, it was announced that You would move to Netflix as a "Netflix Original" title, ahead of the premiere of the second season. On February 1, 2019, it was announced by Deadline, that Childers was promoted to a series regular role, ahead of the premiere of the second season.
|2003||Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star||Barbie|
|2011||Love||American Astronaut Woman|
|2011||All Things Fall Apart||Sherry||Direct-to-video|
|2011||House of the Rising Sun||Cage girl||Direct-to-video|
|2012||Lay the Favorite||Receptionist|
|2012||Playback||Riley||In select theaters and video-on-demand|
|2012||The Master||Elizabeth Dodd|
|2013||Gangster Squad||Milk Skinned Blonde|
|2013||We Are What We Are||Iris Parker|
|2013||2 Guns||Ms. Young|
|2015||Vice||Kelly||In select theaters and video-on-demand|
|2017||A Moving Romance||Olivia Wilson||Television film|
|2018||Pinocchio||Trixie the Fox||Voice|
|2000||L.A. 7||Hiker #2||Episode: "Clever Camp"|
|2006–08||All My Children||Colby Chandler||Series regular (139 episodes)|
|2013–16||Ray Donovan||Ashley Rucker||Recurring role (9 episodes)|
|2015||Aquarius||Susan Atkins/Sadie||Recurring role (10 episodes)|
|2016||Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders||Natalie Knox||Episode: "The Ballad of Nick and Nat"|
|2018–present||You||Candace Stone||Recurring role (season 1); main cast (season 2)|
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- Vultaggio, Maria (2017-12-20). "WHO IS AMBYR CHILDERS? LALA KENT'S RUMORED BOYFRIEND RANDALL EMMETT IS LEGALLY MARRIED". Newsweek. Retrieved 2018-08-08.
- Simon, Samantha (2015-03-13). "Kate Bosworth and Ambyr Childers Launch A Native American-Inspired Jewelry Line". InStyle. Retrieved 2018-08-08.
- Petski, Denise (October 17, 2017). "'You': Michael Maize & Ambyr Childers Set To Recur In Greg Berlanti Lifetime Drama Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved January 13, 2019.
- Lesley, Golberg (December 3, 2018). "Greg Berlanti's You Moves to Netflix as Lifetime Bails on Season 2". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved January 13, 2019.
- Petski, Denise (February 1, 2019). "'You': Ambyr Childers Upped To Series Regular For Season 2 On Netflix". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 3, 2019.