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FULL NAME: Amber Patrice Riley
HOMETOWN: Los Angeles County, California
BIRTHDAY: February 15, 1986
AGE: 38
BIO: Amber Riley is best known for her time on the hit series Glee, as Mercedes Jones. She appeared on the show from 2009 to 2015, the entire cast of Glee won a Screen Actors Guild Award, have been nominated for three Teen Choice Awards, three NAACP Images Awards, and even a Grammy Award. After Glee, Riley originated the role of Effie White in the West End debut of Dreamgirls.

In 2013, Riley competed on Dancing With the Stars season 17 and even brought home a Mirrorball. In 2022, she competed and won The Masked Singer as Harp. In the next year, she competed on The Masked Singer UK as Jellyfish and finished in third place.

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