Amanda Detmer is an American film and television actress known for her roles in Final Destination, Big Fat Liar, and You, Me and Dupree. Amanda was born in Chico, California, USA as Amanda Jeannette Detmer. Her parents are Susan Thurmon, a teacher, and Melvin Lester Detmer, a singing cowboy. She belongs to German, English, and Scottish descent and has one elder brother, Matthew Detmer, who is also an actor. She married John Peter Crickellas in 2007. She was previously married to Bernardo Targett from 2004 to 2007.