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Suzy Amis

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Miami Vice Character
Born
January 5, 1962, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Active
1984-present
Spouse/Children
Sam Robards (1986-1994, divorced), one son
James Cameron (2000-present), three children


Susan Elizabeth Amis Cameron (born January 5, 1962) is an American actress and former model, who made her acting debut in the show Miami Vice as Penny McGraw, teenage runaway and porn star-to-be, killed on the orders of Sam Kovics (played by Paul Hecht) in the episode "Heart of Darkness".

Career

Amis was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She was a Ford Model before she got into acting, and after her Vice appearance Amis got a role in the 1985 movie Fandango (with Pepe Serna), the 1989 movie Twister, Where The Heart Is, The Usual Suspects (with Giancarlo Esposito and Dan Hedaya), Titanic (with Bill Paxton), the TV movie Dead By Midnight (most recent TV appearance, 1997), and finally 1998's Firestorm. She retired from acting in 1999.

Personal Life

Amis married Sam Robards (son of Jason Robards and Lauren Bacall) in 1986 until their divorce in 1994, they had a son, Jasper (born 1990). She then met director James Cameron while filming Titanic, they married in 2000, and have three children, twins Claire and Quinn (born 2001), and Elizabeth Rose (born 2006).

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