Amber Portwood - Bio, Net Worth, Married, Husband, Andrew Glennon, Child, James, Leah, Teen Mom OG, 16 And Pregnant, Salary, Height, Parents, News
Amber Leann Portwood famed as Amber Portwood is an American actress and T.V personality. She is mainly known for MTV series “16 and Pregnant,” and “Teen Mom.” In March 2015, Portwood, along with Maci McKinney, Catelynn Baltierra, and Farrah Abraham, returned to MTV for the fifth season of the show, renamed Teen Mom OG. Overall, she is a very talented woman.
Amber Portwood’s Daughter Leah Reacts to Arrest on ‘Teen Mom OG’
Amber Portwood was arrested for allegedly assaulting boyfriend Andrew Glennon while he was holding their son, James, during the Monday, August 19, episode of Teen Mom OG. Amber is behind bars again. Although reports about what may have happened that night have been surfacing for weeks, now, the show has finally caught up to the weekend of the incident. It all started after a particularly intense therapy session, when Amber admitted to Andrew that lately, she’s been getting so angry she feels like “exploding.” When her cousin Krystal came over, she admitted that she and Andrew had been fighting over small things because she’d been having a hard time coping with her anger, stress and lack of sleep. “He’ll joke when it’s not time to joke,” Amber said. “I just think that when he jokes when we’re talking about things that bother me, that bothers me. I know it’s hard for people to understand.” Teen Mom OG airs on MTV Mondays at 9 p.m.
Early Life of Amber Portwood
Amber was born on 14th May 1990, in Anderson, Indiana, U.S.A as Amber Leann Portwood. Her nationality is American and she belongs to North American ethnicity. Her father Shawn Portwood Sr. died at the age of 50 in December 2014 due to alcohol-induced liver damage. Her mother is Tonya Portwood who was working with the Indiana Automotive Fasteners, Inc. She was in hit TV series, 16 and Pregnant, she revealed that she was raised up by her parents in a friendly and in an entertaining environment along with her siblings. Her brother Shawn Jr. also used to be on the show with her and is very supportive of his sister. Her sister Candace died when she was 6 years old. Also, she told that she was highly attracted to the T.V and film industry from the very early age and was dedicated to it Concerning about her educational background, she attended high school in Indiana but she dropped out school. As of 2019, she celebrated her 29th birthday. Her religion is Christian. Her other early life information will be added soon.
Body Measurements of Amber Portwood
Amber is a very beautiful actress with an average height of 5 feet and 4 inches and her balanced weight consist of 62 kg. She has a body size of 35-25-35 inches. She has dark brown hair color and blue eyes color. Overall, she has got a healthy body.
Career of Amber Portwood
- Amber Portwood firstly appeared in TV in the year 2009 in a hit TV series, “16 and Pregnant” (2009).
- She was highly popularized from her first T.V show and gained both positive and negative responses to her role from fans and viewers.
- In the same year (2009), she appeared in another T.V show titled “Teen Mom”.
- Since then, she hasn’t made her appearance in any film and T.V show.
- She was a drug addict and she was caught and offered for the rehabilitation program, but after she refused that, she was sent to jail for five years.
- On 5th July 2019, she was arrested in Indianapolis, Indiana and charged with two counts of domestic battery and one count of criminal recklessness with a deadly weapon, after she struck Glennon in the neck while Glennon held James in his arms, threatened to commit suicide by overdosing on clonazepam, and used a machete to attempt and break into the room where Glennon was hiding with their son.
- She made bail the following day, after posting a bond of $2,000, and was released from jail.
- A restraining order was issued against Portwood, ordering she have no contact with Glennon, on July 9 and her first court date is set to take place on July 10.
Marital Status, Dating, Boyfriend, Child
- Amber is an unmarried person. She is in a relationship with Andrew Glennon. With Andrew, she was expecting a baby and on 8th May 2018, she gave birth to their baby named James Andrew Glennon. As of today, the couple is living a happy life without any disturbances. Her sexual orientation is straight.
- Previously, she was in the relationship with Gary Shirley since she was 16 years old. She was only 18 years old when she gave birth to her first baby named Leah Leann Shirley on 12th November 2008. Leah’s father is Gary Shirley. Later, she was having many problems with her boyfriend Gary. Even she was arrested for domestic violence against Gary.
- In the year 2015, Amber got engaged to Matt Baier. They were due to marry in 2017. However, due to relationship problems, the wedding was called off.
Net Worth of Amber Portwood
Amber is a very successful person and her career has paid her a lot of fortune. Her net worth is estimated to be approximately $1,000,000. Her exact salary has not been revealed as of now but it will be added soon once it gets revealed. Overall, she is satisfied with her earnings.