She studied theatre there for three years and then graduated.
She got to learn many things about from the theatre which she says helped her to become who she, is now.
She got good reviews for many of the television shows for her performance. She got her first nomination for Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting role.
After this, she appeared in many movies such as Changeling, Green Zone, and Jack Goes Boating in 2010. Their dating and affair were out in the media before they were married.
She is known for her roles in the movie Gone Baby Gone and television series The Wire, and The Office. Amy was born May 3, 1968, in Flushing, Queens, New York. She was in the performing arts center Stagedoor Manor at a very young age.