Amanda Anka

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Amanda Anka
Anka with her husband Jason Bateman in August 2011
Born Amanda Katherine Anka
(1968-12-10) December 10, 1968 (age 53)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Nationality American
Other names Amanda Anka-Bateman
Amanda Bateman
Occupation Actress
Years active 1991–present
Spouse(s) Jason Bateman (m. 2001)
Children 2
Parent(s) Paul Anka
Anne de Zogheb

Amanda Katherine Anka-Bateman (born December 10, 1968 in New York City) is an American movie and television actress.


Anka was born on December 10, 1968 in New York City to singer, songwriter Paul Anka and model Anne de Zogheb, who were married from 1963 until their divorce in 2000. Amanda is the second of five daughters. She has four sisters; Alicia Anka (b. 1970), Amelia Anka (b. 1977), Anthea Anka (b. 1971) and Alexandra Anka (b. 1966). She also has a younger half- brother, Ethan Anka (b. 2004).

Amanda married her boyfriend of two years, actor Jason Bateman (b. 1969), on July 3, 2001. They have two daughters together: Francesca Nora Bateman (born October 28, 2006) and Maple Sylvie Bateman (born February 10, 2012).[1]


  1. "Jason Bateman Welcomes Daughter Maple Sylvia". (16 February 2012). People Magazine.

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