Ami Dolenz

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Actress, Artist (1969)
Wed Sep 07 2022
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Ami Dolenz is a former professional Hollywood actress and producer. She is widely known for her role as Melissa McKee in the American soap opera General Hospital and Katie Simpson in the 1989's comedy/romance film, She's Out of Control

Moreover, Ami has dual citizenship and is an official citizen of the USA and Canada. Her fans often mentioned Miracle Beach of 1992 as their favourite, so she still has the costume of Jeannie from the movie. 

Ongoing & Previous Relationship

She's Out of Control star Ami Dolenz is married to an American actor Jerry Trimble. The celebrity duo decided to tie their wedding knot on August 10, 2002, after dating for a short interval of time. They are enjoying their love life together without any dissonance. 

Selfie of Ami Dolenz with her husband Jerry Trimble
Selfie of Ami Dolenz with her husband Jerry Trimble (Source: Instagram @amidolenz)

Ami was rumoured to be in a relationship with other celebrities too. Before her marriage, she dated two other stars, Nicolas Cage and Dean Caine. The hookup news of Nicolas Cage and Ami was trending among the public at the time of their relationship. 

Ami's Relationship With Dean Cain 

Dean Cain and Ami first met while shooting Miracle Beach in 1991. At that time, Ami was 22, and Caine was 25. They started liking each other, and Dean Cain offered Ami a date.

Ami Dolenz with her ex-boyfriend Dean Cain
Ami Dolenz with her ex-boyfriend Dean Cain (Source: whosdatedwho.com)

However, the Miracle Beach co-actors Ami and Dean broke up in 1992 after staying for one year as a couple. The reason was claimed to be their dissimilar beliefs and traits. 

Ami's Hookup & Breakup With Nicolas Cage

Nicolas Cage might be Ami's, first love. The American actor and film producer Nicolas Cage was hooked with Ami Dolenz in early 1988. The couple got spotted in clubs late at night, resulting in the rumours' breakout. 

Ami Dolenz with her ex-boyfriend Nicolas Cage
Ami Dolenz with her ex-boyfriend Nicolas Cage (Source: whosdatedwho.com)

Unfortunately, the relationship didn't last long, and they separated in April after dating for nearly three months. Both the celebs refused to tell the reason for their breakup, so it's still a mystery. 

Husband of Ami Dolenz: Jerry Trimble

After breaking up with Dean Cain, Ami moved on and decided to marry Jerry Trimble. Born on May 12, 1961, Jerry Trimble is a Hollywood actor, motivational speaker, stunt man, and martial artist famous for his role as Mark Hall in Chesapeake Shores.

Photo of Ami Dolenz's husband Jerry Trimble
Photo of Ami Dolenz's husband Jerry Trimble (Source: Instagram @jerry_trimble_)

Trimble was born in Newport, Kentucky, USA. He was entitled the PKA and PKC kickboxing Champion in 1986. Clocking his "Hook-Kick" at 118 miles per hour (MPH), he is also one of the fastest kickers alive in the world.

Ami Dolenz's Current Net Worth

Playing roles in a few blockbusters and producing films, Ami has gathered a decent amount of money in her 24 years long career in the entertainment field industry. As per authoritative sources, Ami Dolenz has an estimated net worth of $3 million. Her primary sources of income are acting, sponsorships, and her side businesses and hustles.

Ami has several side businesses, like KidPix production, which she started in early 2007 with her husband, Jerry Trimble. The company is more like a boutique that converts children's birthday parties into movie sets to make them more dramatic and exciting. Moreover, she owns an award-winning theatre company, Writes Act Repertory, in Los Angeles, California. 

Early Life & Childhood Memories 

The Can't Buy Me, Love actress Ami was born on January 8, 1969, at 7:05 am in Burbank, California, USA. Being a celebrity kid, she was one of the popular kids at the time of her birth. Ami was a notorious and active kid, so her mother, Samantha, used to tie bells on her shoes. 

Black and white photo of childhood of Ami Dolenz and her parents Micky Dolenz and Samantha Juste
Black and white photo of childhood of Ami Dolenz and her parents Micky Dolenz and Samantha Juste

Ami joined a school nearby her hometown Burbank. She decided to enter the TV industry field when she was 15, so she joined acting classes. She had also won the "Junior Star Search" competition back in her days. 

To focus on her career and future, Ami decided to drop from high school when she got the opportunity to be cast in General Hospital. At that time, she was 17, but later she regretted that decision and continued her education by hiring a tutor. 

Ami's Physical Appearance

The Pumpkin Head II: Blood Wings actress Ami has a stunning and glamorous look. She has a decent height of 5 ft 3 inches (160 cm) and weighs around 52 kg (114 lbs). 

Glamourous look of Ami Dolenz in blue swimming cloth
Glamourous look of Ami Dolenz in blue swimming cloth (Source: pinterest.com)

Ami has naturally blonde hair and rare blue eyes. Her cute smile and well-toned skin give her a look of a teenager though she is over fifty. 

Family Details: Born in Show Business Family

As mentioned earlier, Ami is a kid of an American-British celebrity pair. She is a single daughter of Samantha Juste and Micky Dolenz. Also, her grandfather George Dolenz and grandmom Jenelle Scott Johnson belonged to the television industry. 

Ami's Father: Micky Dolenz

George Michael Dolenz Jr., also known as Micky Dolenz, is a famous Hollywood actor, producer, and musician. He is broadly renowned for being the drummer and vocalist of the pop-rock band The Monkees. 

Portrait of George Michael Dolenz Jr. aka Micky Dolenz, father of Ami Dolenz
Portrait of George Michael Dolenz Jr. aka Micky Dolenz, father of Ami Dolenz (Source: whqr.org)

Micky Dolenz is the only one alive among the four members of the rock band The Monkees. Recently, Micky is coming into the public limelight after suing the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) for secret files about the band. 

Ami's Mother: Samantha Juste

Samantha Juste was a British television presenter, actress, and music artist broadly acknowledged by the public for co-presenting Top of The Pops. The music chart TV program Top of The Pops was broadcast on Thursday evenings on BBC. 

Black and White portrait of Ami Dolenz's  mother Samantha Juste
Black and White portrait of Ami Dolenz's  mother Samantha Juste ( Image Source: Instagram @amidolenz) 

Samantha was born on May 31, 1944, in Manchester, England, to her mother, Phyllis Slater, and father, Leslie Slater. Unfortunately, she died on February 5, 2014, in Los Angeles, California, USA, at the age of 69. 

Siblings: Oldest Among Four Sisters

As mentioned above, Ami was the only child of Samantha and Micky Dolenz, but she has half-siblings. She has three sisters, Georgia Rose Dolenz, Charlotte Janelle Dolenz and Emily Claire Dolenz.

Ami Dolenz with her father Micky Dolenz and three half-siblings Georgia Rose, Charlotee Janelle and Emily Claire
Ami Dolenz with her father Micky Dolenz and three half-siblings Georgia Rose, Charlotee Janelle and Emily Claire (Souce: Facebook @Ami Dolenz)

Charlotte Janelle is Micky's second child, born on August 8, 1981. After Charlotte, Ami got two sisters, Emily and Georgia, on July 25, 1983, and September 3, 1984, respectively. 

Career & Professional Journey

The 5 feet 3-inch actress Ami started her journey in the film industry in 1985 after debuting as Linda in the TV series Growing Pains. 

After two years, she got the opportunity to be cast in the TV series General Hospital in 1987 when she was in high school. In that TV series, she shared the screen with an American actress and singer Adrianne Leon. Her role in the TV series gave her a massive boost in her career. 

Then, in 1990 Ami signed the contract for the role of Sloan Peterson in Ferris Bueller. Along with acting, she also produced a short film, Even If, in 2007. After her journey of twenty-four years in the industry, she decided to retire in 2010. 

Ami as An Artist: Loves Painting

The dual citizenship holder, Ami loves doing extracurricular things in her free time. Mostly, she loves arts and painting with crayons and watercolors. She has attended Arts School at Emily Carr University in Vancouver, B.C. 

Watercolor painting done by Ami Dolenz
Beautiful Watercolor painting done by Ami Dolenz (Image Source: amibluebellart.com)

Ami often posts her artwork on her social media. She has her own website amibluebellart.com which is given on her social media. The site contains her artworks, blog, and colouring pages which can be used by art fans. We can even buy her paintings and artworks online through her official site. 

Ami as An Author: Has Written books

Ami also claims herself an author and has written a few children's books along with her acting profession. Her first book was Harold & Agatha: The Mysterious Jewel. The book's targetted audience is children and contains an interesting and mysterious story. 

Harold & Agatha: The Mysterious Jewel by Ami Dolenz
Harold & Agatha: The Mysterious Jewel by Ami Dolenz (Source: @amidolenz)

The book was released on June 27, 2013, and has a whooping rating of 4.8 on Amazon. 

Ami Owns Five Pets: Dogs, Cats & Gecko

Ami is indeed an animal lover like Jenna Morasca. She pets two dogs, two cats and a gecko named Leo.

Ami Dolenz's leopard gecko pet "Leo"
Ami Dolenz's leopard gecko pet "Leo" (Image Source: Instagram @amidolenz)
 

Micky Donez's daughter Ami has a Brussels Griffon dog breed named Gracie and a black dog named Titan. Her cats, Evie is a black cat and Kato is a white-black bicolour cat. She frequently posts her photos with her pets on her social media. 

Ami's presence on Social Media

The retired former American actress Ami is pretty active on the internet and social media. She has accounts on several social platforms, including Instagram and Twitter. 

Ami's Instagram @amidolenz has over three-thousand followers, and her Twitter handle @amidolenz has over one-thousand five hundred followers. Sadly, none of her accounts is officially verified. 

 

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