Amy performed at the Bailwick Repertory, the Court Theatre and the Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago.
Amy was born in Boston, Massachusetts, but raised in Garland, a suburb of Dallas, Texas.
She worked in a Kia Spectra TV commercial in 2002.
Her first part in feature movies was Bored Silly released in 2000, where Amy Farrington played the supporting role of Ms. Brand.