Abigail Spencer :: Biography
Abigail Spencer is an American actress for the big and small screen. She was born in the year 1981 as Abigail Leigh Spencer and celebrates her birthday every year on August 4. She is most known for her work in the movies such as The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia, Cowboys & Aliens, and Oz the great and Powerful. Among the television audiences, she is known for her roles in series such as Mad Men, Suits, Haethrone and Angela’s Eyes. Currently, she stars in the Sundance Channel drama Rectify as Amanthan Holden.
She is a native of Gulf Breeze, Florida, United States of America as she was born and raised there for most of her early life part. She was born as the daughter of Lydia Ann and Yancey Spencer III, who was a surfer. She has an elder brother Yancy Spencer IV and younger brother Sterling Spencer. There is not much information available on her educational background.
Abigail started her acting career at a young age with several minor roles. Her first major role came in the early 1999 with the ABC soap opera, All My Children, where she played as Rebecca ‘Becca’ Tyree. She landed her breakout role in the Lifetime Television original series Angela’s Eyes but unfortunately, the show was cancelled in 2006. After that, she started appearing with guest roles on various series such as CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Private Practice, How I Met Your Mother and Castle, Private Practice, The Glades, Bones, Killer Instinct and many others. In 2009, she landed the role of Miss Farrell on AMC’s Mad Men. She was cast as the lead on ABC’s pilot drama Grace in early 2011. Spencer had recurring role as Dr. Erin Jameson on the TNT series Hawthorne in 2010 and landed another recurring role as Dana 'Scottie' Scott on the USA Network legal drama Suits in 2011. To add to her film credit, she has appeared in numerous films, such as The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia (2013), Oz the Great and Powerful (2013), Chasing Mavericks (2012), This Means War (2012), Cowboys & Aliens (2011), In My Sleep (2010), and many others. Since 2013, Spencer stars as Amantha Holden in the Sundance Channel original drama series Rectify and was nominated for Satellite Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama and Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her outstanding performance in the series.
About her personal life, she was once married to Andrew Pruett. They tied the knot in 2004 and have a son name Roman together. However, the couple had rough patches in their marriage and could not mend them so Spencer filed for divorce in February 2012. Currently, she is said to be dating actor Josh Pence. He has been her boyfriend since 2014. They have often been seen together and appear to be much in love. Who knows they might take their relationship further very soon.
The beautiful actress has great acting skills. Not only that, she is also a proud owner of a curvaceous body and a beautiful face. She is a proud owner of a sensual body with perfect measurements. She has an average height of 5 feet and 5 inches, and has maintained her body in good shape even after giving birth to a child. She still has much of her youth left and looks younger than her age. She has often revealed her hot body and toned legs in sensual bikini pictures that can be found on the internet. She can also be followed in her Twitter account and more information on her is available on her biography in the Wikipedia and IMDb website.