Susan Elizabeth "Suzy" Amis-Cameron (born January 5, 1962) is an American former film actress and former model.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Amis first worked as a Ford model before she began acting in the 1980s. She made her feature film debut in the 1985 comedy film , opposite Fandango Kevin Costner. Following Fandango, Amis next had roles in (1988), Rocket Gibraltar (1990), and Where the Heart Is (1993). In 1993, she appeared as Josephine "Jo" Monaghan in Rich in Love . Amis later appeared in The Ballad of Little Jo (1994), Blown Away (1995) and the blockbuster The Usual Suspects (1997) in which she played Lizzy Calvert, the granddaughter of Rose DeWitt Bukater ( Titanic Gloria Stuart). That same year, she starred opposite Tom Selleck in the western and acted in the cult-classic Last Stand at Sabre River . Amis quit acting after her last screen appearance in the 1999 film, Nadja . Judgment Day
In 2005, Amis founded MUSE Elementary, a
Reggio-inspired, independent, non-profit school in the Topanga, California area of Los Angeles.
Personal life [ edit ]
Since June 4, 2000, Amis has been married to film director
James Cameron, whom she met while filming Titanic. Amis and Cameron have three children: twins Claire and Quinn (April 4, 2001), and Elizabeth Rose (December 29, 2006). She also has a son, Jasper, with first husband, [1 ] Sam Robards.
Filmography [ edit ]
Miami Vice Penny McGraw
Beneficiary, The The Beneficiary Connie Roos
Last Stand at Saber River Martha Cable
Dead by Midnight Lisa Larkin/Dr. Sarah Flint
References [ edit ]
^ Ghosts of the Abyss DVD – Special Features
External links [ edit ]