Amber Smith - Biography & Career
A gifted high school student with a 155 I.Q, Amber was discovered at an International Modeling Convention. The 15 year old was and soon flew to Paris where she worked hard and often, and established a reputation for being passionate and expressive both on film and in print.
Amber’s exotic good looks drew the attention of top photographers such as the infamous Helmut Newton, but it was her chameleon-like quality that made her the cover girl of a wide range of magazines including VOGUE, ELLE, ESQUIRE, MAXIM and PLAYBOY. Amber walked the runway for CHANEL and represented L'OREAL COSMETICS and WONDERBRA in their national advertising campaigns.
She then achieved the ultimate accolade for a fashion model: appearing in the coveted role of SPORTS ILLUSTRATED swimwear model. She has produced four award-winning calendars, two nationally released posters and a modeling documentary DVD AMBER SMITH RAW (available in stores.) Amber has already completed two movie scripts, and has a started on a how-to book that will contain her own stories, detailed experiences and opinions on the modeling and entertainment world.
After ripping through the modeling world, she added acting to her resume. She has worked with such acclaimed directors as Curtis Hansen, Abel Ferrara, Paul Mazursky and Barbra Streisand and landed parts in two Academy award winning movies: L.A. CONFIDENTIAL and AMERICAN BEAUTY -- as well as a host of others that include FAITHFUL, THE FUNERAL, THE MIRROR HAS TWO FACES and HOWARD STERN’S PRIVATE PARTS. Her television credits include JUST SHOOT ME and FRIENDS.
In 2005, E! Entertainment chose Amber for a Reality show pilot, titled The Amber Smith Project, which follows Amber’s efforts to open up a modeling agency in Miami Beach. She also filmed yet another pilot, The Anchorwoman, in which she will take over the life of a broadcast journalist.
Amber will launch the 2006 Michelob Ultra Amber Lite beer Meet Amber campaign which was created entirely around her. All promotional materials will feature her image, name and signature. The Meet Amber national tour will launch the summer of 2006 through the end of the year.