Amanda Leighton

Amanda Leighton grew up in Fresno, CA. She danced competitively for 11 years and began acting at the age of 10. Leighton’s first role was on HBO’s critically acclaimed series Six Feet Under. Over the next few years, Leighton booked several national commercials while continuing to book guest starring roles on shows such as Grey's Anatomy, Criminal Minds, House and recurring roles on Pretty Little Liars, 90210 and Young and the Restless. Upon graduating high school, Leighton booked a recurring role on Freeform’s Make It or Break It and moved to Los Angeles. Leighton continued to book parts, with guest starring roles on Rosewood, Bones, Austin & Ally, Kickn' It, Gamer's Guide and is best known for her work on The Fosters, where she had a recurring role for three seasons. Leighton has worked in film, including the indies Divorce Invitation and Kill Them All. Growing up, Leighton loved video games and anime, and was thrilled when she booked the role of Blossom in The Powerpuff Girls. Since then, she has worked in motion capture and voiced the lead in a major video game franchise, yet to be released.