Poppy Montgomery

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Birthday
19, 1975
Birthplace
Sydney, Australia
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
19, 1975 (age 42)
Birthplace
Sydney, Australia

About

Australian actress who became known for her portrayal of Special agent Sam Spade on Without a Trace. She later starred as Detective Carrie Wells on the police drama Unforgettable.

Before Fame

She dropped out of school at age fifteen to pursue acting on stage and emigrated from Australia to the United States when she was eighteen.

Trivia

She used to send head shots of herself to Julia Roberts' former manager in the hopes of becoming recognized. It worked because he eventually signed her.

Family Life

She has a son, Jackson, with actor Adam Kaufman, but the two separated in 2011. In April of 2013, she welcomed a baby girl named Violet with Shawn Sanford, whom she married in 2014.

Associated With

She played author J.K. Rowling in the television movie Magic Beyond Words in 2011.

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