Who is Aimee Teegarden?
If you were a fan of the comedy drama “Friday Night Lights”, broadcast from 2006 until 2011, you are certainly familiar with the character of Julie Taylor, a very liberal and free-thinking teenage girl who enjoyed reading but also flirting with her high school English teacher. If you ever wanted to know more about the actress who portrayed this character and what she’s doing now, let us tell you some interesting facts about Aimee Richelle Teegarden. She is an actress with over 35 credits to her name, and besides the mentioned role, has been seen starring in series such as “Aim High” and “Star-Crossed”, as well as in numerous movies, including “Beneath the Darkness”, “Beautiful Wave” and “Rings”, among others.
Currently, she has completed filming of her latest movie entitled “The Road to Galena”, also starring Will Brittain and Ben Winchell, which should be released by the end of 2022, and her fans will be happy to hear that she will be seen in another movie, “Para-Medics”, which is currently in pre-production.
Early life and education
Aimee Teegarden was born under the zodiac sign of Libra on 10 October 1989, in Downey, California USA; she holds American nationality and comes from a family of English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Norwegian and German descent.
She was raised in Downey by her parents about whom little is known as she respects their privacy, and it is also unknown if she has any siblings.
Aimee had an interest in movies from an early age, not just to star in one, but also dreamed of a career as a producer; prior to fulfilling her dream in the movie industry, she launched her modeling career. working for famous brands such as Tommy Hilfiger and Old Navy, among others. Speaking of her educational background, she completed her entire high school education through independent study, and upon matriculating in 2006 aged 16, she didn’t enroll in college. but instead decided to pursue her career as an actress.
Roles in series
After making her acting debut portraying Tina Bayes in an episode of the series “Cold Case” in 2003, Aimee then guest-starred in an episode of “Hana Montana” in 2006, before she was cast to play her most notable role to date, as Julie Taylor in “Friday Night Lights”, which brought her a nomination for the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) – Supporting Young Actress in 2007, and then in 2011, she won the Young Hollywood Award TV Actress of the Year, while along with the rest of the crew, she was nominated for the Gold Derby Award for Ensemble of the Year in 2007, then winning this prize in 2009 and ’10.
Concurrently with her role in “Friday Night Lights”, Aimee guest-starred in series such as “CSI: Miami” and “90210” in 2009, and was then seen as Amanda Miles in “Aim High” from 2011 until 2013, followed by her role as Emery Whitehill in “Star-Crossed” in 2014. Two years later, Aimme was cast to play Ella Benjamin in “Notorious”, also starring Daniel Sunjata, Piper Perabo and Kate Jennings Grant, and was next seen starring as Nikki in “The Ranch”, which was broadcast until 2017, while her most recent television series role was her portrayal of Rita Cissane in “The Rookie” in 2021.
Roles in movies
Aimee made her big-screen debut playing Bette Warren in “Sailing for Madagascar” in 2005, and then she was seen as Annie Genson in the 2009 movie “The Perfect Age of Rock ‘n’ Roll”, followed by her roles in “Call of the Wild” and “For Sale by Owner” in the same year. In 2011, Aimee was cast to play Jenny Randall in the horror movie “Scream 4”, followed by her roles in “Prom” and “Beneath the Darkness”, also starring Dennis Quaid and Tony Oller, and the same year she was seen in “Beautiful Wave”. In the following year, she portrayed America Singer in the TV movie “The Selection” before she was cast to play Jane in the 2013 movie “Love and Honor”, and was next seen as Vivien in “Bakery in Brooklyn” in 2016.
Aimee portrayed Skye in “Rings”, a horror mystery drama directed by F. Javier Gutierrez in 2017, followed by her role as Josie in “A Change of Heart”, in the same year, while her next appearance came in 2020, in the movie “Guest House”. Her most recent roles have been in the TV movies “A New Year Resolution” and “My Christmas Family Tree” in 2021, and as Andie in the 2022 movie “Heart of the Matter”.
Love life and relationships
There have been various rumors both concerning Aimee’s love life and her sexual orientation, however, I’s known that she was in a relationship with Zach Gilford, an American actor known for his role as Matt Saracen in the series “Friday Night Lights” – the two met on the set for the series, and dated for a couple of months in 2010.
In 2014, Aimee met Grey Damon, her co-star from the series “Star-Crossed”, and the two had a short-lived relationship, which ended after three months. Sometime in 2015, it was rumored that Aimee was seeing a man named Chris Skinner, allegedly a British businessman, however, she hasn’t confirmed this gossip. In 2019, she posted some photos on her Instagram from her travel to the UK, and featuring a man unknown to the public, but many people assumed that it was the famous Chris Skinner. Rumors about Aimee being secretly married floated the internet and newspapers in early 2022, and even the photo featuring Aimee in a wedding dress was seen on various websites, however, it was later confirmed that the photo was taken from a scene in the movie “Guest House” that she was filming.
As of May 2022, it seems that Aimee is single, she hasn’t been married or engaged and doesn’t have children; her only companion in life is her dog, Gizmo, which has its own Instagram account, run by Aimee.
Age, height, and net worth
Aimee’s age is 32, she’s a natural blonde but dyes her hair brown, and the color of her eyes is hazel. She weighs around 130lbs (60kgs), is 5ft 7ins (1.7m) tall, with vital statistics of 34-25-35. As of May 2022, her net worth has been estimated at $1.5 million, with most of her income earned through her modeling and acting career.