Amelia Heinle (Victoria Newman Abbott on The Young and the Restless)

Current Character: Victoria Newman Abbott

Birthday: 1973-03-17

Birthplace: Born in Phoenix, Arizona

Marital Status: Married to Thad Luckinbill (Y&R's JT)


Amelia Heinle was born in 1973 in Phoenix, Arizona. She broke into acting in 1993 when she landed the role of Steffi on Daytime television's "Loving." It was here that she met and married her first husband, Michael Weatherly.

Heinle left Daytime television in 1996 to care for her newborn son, August Manning. A year later, she turned her focus to a career on the silver screen. She appeared in a few feature films before returning to Daytime television, first as Mia on "All My Children", then as Victoria on The Young and the Restless.

Amelia is currently married to Y&R co-star, Thad Luckinbill, with whom she shares a young son, Rowe.

Career Highlights

The Young and the Restless - Victoria Newman (March 21st, 2005 - present)
All My Children - Mia Saunders (July 19th, 2001 to June 15th, 2004)
Earth vs. the Spider - Stephanie Lewis (2001)
Sally Hemings: An American Scandal - Harriet Hemings (2000)
Liar's Poker - Rebecca (1997)

Awards & Acclaim

Daytime Emmy Award Winner - Outstanding Supporting Actress (2014, 2015)
Daytime Emmy Award Nominee - Outstanding Supporting Actress (2014, 2015)
TV Guide Choice Award, "Daytime's Big Screen Potential Stars."
Soap Opera Digest Award Nomination, Outstanding Female Newcomer (1994)