Amber Portwood Bio, Age, Weight, Height, Facts, Controversies, Net worth, Family Tree, Personal life
For our readers today we have brought a reality TV star that goes by the name of Amber Portwood. Amber Portwood got her fame when she starred in the MTV’s famous reality TV show called “Teen Mom”. She has been the part of the show since its beginning until it ended back in 2012. Before Teen Mom she was actually casted in the prequel to this series known as 16 & Pregnant. Our guide will help you explore near about every possible fact and personal information available at the moment of this celebrity. So sit back and enjoy this joy ride of information.
Amber Leann Portwood
Reality TV star
This portion of the celebrity’s bio will help you get acquainted with the physical attributes of importance that you might want to know.
Amber Portwood is currently 28 years old and belongs to white ethnicity group. Born and raised in America she is a true American. Amber is quite an attractive woman despite her being a teenage mom. She is renowned for her role in the reality show, Teen Mom and now its sequel, Teen Mom OG. Being a reality TV star, she is quite stylish in her clothing. She has very distinct facial feature which gives off a sense of beauty. She has a habit of changing her hair colors every once in a while. She currently weighs around 80 kg standing tall on a height of about 5 feet 6 inches. Although she has a lot of fat on her body but these curves actually gives her unique beauty.
For personal life we have carefully selected all the necessary items ranging from date of birth to their family tree that can be of importance to the fans.
Information regarding the career and personal life of Amber Portwood is as follows.
- Amber Portwood, Born in Anderson, Indiana led a very distressful life as a child.
- She faced the death of her sister at age five which emotionally crippled her and she started doing drugs at a very young age.
- She got involved physically with a boy named Gary Shirley in her teen years and got pregnant in the aftermath. After being casted as a teenager, she was casted in a reality show called 19 & Pregnant. This was her first entry into the media.
- After the birth of her daughter Leann Shirley in 2008, she was then casted in another sow called Teen Mom, of which she remained the regular cast member until the show ended back in 2012.
- It was during this TV show, that Amber and Shirley got engaged but due to unknown reasons they separated and Shirley was given the full custody of their daughter.
- Although the sow Teen Mom was canceled, it returned because of the audience demands for a fifth season and was renamed as ‘teen Mom OG”. Other cast members from the previous season that joined alongside Amber included Maci, Catelynn and Farrah Abraham.
Date of Birth:-
May 14th, 1990
Amber Portwood’s life is full of many amazing twists and turns. For our readers we have gathered a list of some of the amazing facts that surround the life of Amber and they are as follows.
- Amber Portwood had to live through the loss of losing many of her beloved family members. The very first trauma was the death of her five years old sister.
- Due to early childhood traumas, she started doing drugs at very tender teenage years. Other than drugs, she was a patient of depression that caused her to commit suicide multiple times.
- During her pregnancy time, Amber for the well fare of her baby, stopped doing drugs and even got into GED class.
- However as soon as he got fame from the reality shows and birth of her daughter, she returned to her old habits. MTV aired a video of her violently abusing her ex-boyfriend, Shirley. The police filed a complaint against her., the house was searched and Amber was suspected to be in possession of Cocaine and Marijuana.
- In June of 2013, Amber was arrested by Andersen Police Department and was charged for possession of controlled substances along with multiple charges of domestic violence. She was sentence for five years in prison.
- In December 2013, she made appearance on an episode of Dr. Phil show where she revealed that she was released based on goo behavior.
- Amber has founded an organization that helps the teens to stay off drugs.
- She had been offered a sum of half a million dollars from Vivid Entertainment to star in their X-rated film which she refused.
- Although she had her fair share of mishaps in the past, nonetheless she loves her daughter Leah very much. She even has set up a college fund for her entire college tuition fee in advance.
- Her affection and love for Le3h can be evident from the fact that she has a massive tattoo of Leah inked on her stomach along with a purple rose.
Being part of the famed reality TV shows for many years, she is bound to have made herself quite a net worth. Although the exact figure is not known, it is estimated to be around 2 to 3 million dollars. This speculation is based on the fact that she has already set up entire college tuition fee for her daughter Leah who is still a child.
She is currently maintaining her residence in Anderson, Indiana. The residential address is however kept private due to privacy concerns.
There is nothing much to her family history other than that she belongs to white ethnicity group and is a born American.
Her father’s name is Shawn Portwood Senior.
Her mother’s name is Tonya Portwood.
She had a sister who died when she was five years old. Her name is not known. Currently she has a brother for a sibling named Shawn Portwood Junior.
She has a daughter named Leah Leann Shirley which she had with her ex-boyfriend, Gary Shirley.
In 2018, she gave birth to a baby boy named James Andrew Glennon as a result of dating her current boyfriend, Andrew Glennon.
She was initially involved with a man named Gary Shirley with which she had a daughter too. They both engaged while her time at Teen Mom but the couple got separated.
After that in 2014, she got romantically involved with an unemployed radio DJ named Matt Baier. They too got engaged the very same year but after postponing wedding several times they too got separated in 2017.
She is currently dating a man named Andrew Glennon. She has a son with him.