Mandy Moore is an American singer-songwriter and actress. She debuted her single, Candy, which peaked at No. 4 on the Billboard Hot 100. She has won several awards including Teen Choice Awards. She is best known for starring in the hit movie, A Walk to Remember.
Early Life of Mandy Moore
Moore was born on April 10, 1984, in Nashua, New Hampshire, U.S. She is an American and belongs to the White ethnicity. She is a daughter of Stacy Moore and Donald "Don" Moore. She was raised in a Catholic environment.
Moore’s mother was a news reporter for the Orlando Sentinel and her father was a pilot at American Airlines. Her ancestors were Russian Jewish, English, and Irish. She has an elder brother named Scott and a younger brother named Kyle.
Moore moved to Longwood, Seminole County, Florida due to her father’s work. She attended the Bishop Moore Catholic High School in Orlando, Florida in 1998.
Mandy Moore's Career
Moore was fascinated in acting and singing from an early age. At the age of 12, she attended Stagedoor Manor theater camp. She cited her maternal grandmother as one of her inspirations. She starred in a number of local productions in the beginning and has performed the National Anthem at many Orlando based events.
Moore released her debut single, "Candy" on August 17, 1999. The song was a commercial success and ranked No. 41 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. She also hosted MTV series during Summer in 2000. Her album, So Real received Platinum certification and her second album, I Wanna Be with You, received Gold certification.
Besides, Moore has also starred in popular movies like A Walk to Remember and the animated film, Tangled. She made her movie debut in 2001, voicing a Girl Bear Cub in the comedy movie, Dr. Dolittle 2.
Mandy Moore's Personal Life
She dated Whiskeytown’s frontman, Ryan Adams. The pair started dating since 2008 and were engaged in February 2009. They tied the knot on March 10, 2009. Mandy Moore has dated many handsome hunks including players, actors, and singers.
Moore filed for divorce after 5 years of their relationship citing irreconcilable differences. The divorce was finalized in June 2016. They do not have any children yet.
Moore started dating Dawes’ frontman, Taylor Goldsmith after divorcing her husband. She officially announced her engagement with Taylor on September 23, 2017. She has no children from any of her relationships.
Mandy Moore's Net Worth
Moore has earned an enormous amount of money from her work. The total record sales from her album, So Real was $950,000. She earned $805,000 from her album, I Wanna Be with You. Her album, Mandy Moore was a big success making the total record sales of $464,000. She has the net worth of $23 million.
Mandy Moore Affairs
First Affair with Wilmer Valderrama
They first met each other during photo shoot in 2000. They had kind of on and off relationship for nearly two years.
Second Affair with Brian McFayden
She was his co-host during "Miss Teen USA" pageant which was held in 2001. They were romantically linked briefly.
Third Affair with Billy Crawford
Their relationship came into light after she herself revealed that she had short romance with him during early 2000.
Fourth Affair with Andy Roddick
They met each other on the movie set of "How to Deal," which was produced by her. According to her he was very humorous and perfect boyfriend for her. Reason behind their breakup is still unknown.
Fifth Affair with Zach Braff
They got chance to know each other in a function held by Creative Artists Agency. She suffered from depression after her breakup with him.
Sixth Affair with Adam Goldstein
After they were spotted kissing each other in public it was confirmed that they were dating each other. Their relationship lasted only for 2-3 months.
Seventh Affair with Greg Laswell
He is San Deigo-based producer and also a musician. They met each other through one of their mutual friends. They dated briefly.
Eighth Affair with Taylor Goldsmith
Currently the couple are dating each other. She has not disclosed detail information about him. Couple's photograph while they were dating in public can be found in various sites.