Who is Emily Procter?
Emily Mallory Procter was born on 8 October 1968, in Raleigh, North Carolina USA, and is an actress, probably best known for her appearance in the political drama series “The West Wing” in which she played the role of Ainsley Hayes.
The Net Worth of Emily Procter
How rich is Emily Procter? As of mid-2018, sources estimate a net worth that is at $12 million, mostly earned through a successful career as an actress, having roles in several other popular television shows throughout her career. As she continues her endeavors, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.
Early Life and Education
Emily was adopted as an infant by a general practitioner and a volunteer worker. She grew up in Raleigh, however her parents divorced when she was three years old, and she would go on to live with her older brother who was also adopted. She attended Ravenscroft School, and after matriculating, enrolled at East Carolina University to study journalism and dance, after which she briefly worked as a television weather anchor at WNCT-TV in Greenville, North Carolina.
Proctor moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career for the next two years, as she was supported by her father, as before completing her studies, she had already landed a few support roles in films such as “Jerry Maguire” and “Breast Men”. In 1996, she made a guest appearance in “Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman” in the role of Lana Lang, then similarly in “The Dukes of Hazzard: Reunion!”, and in 1999 she was seen in the film “Body Shots”.
From 2000 to 2002, Proctor had a recurring role in the series “The West Wing” in which she played the role of Associate White House Counsel Ainsley Hayes. During this time, she also appeared in the sitcom “Friends” as a brief love interest of Matt Leblanc’s character Joey, then reprised her Ainsley Hayes role in “The West Wing” in 2006. One of her close friends, Jorja Fox recommended that she audition for “CSI: Miami”, as Jorja was already in “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation”. Emily would be cast in the recurring role of FBI Special Agent Amanda Callaway and would be a part of the series for 10 seasons.
In 2013, Emily had a recurring role in the series “White Collar” during its fourth season, in which she played the role of Amanda Callaway who is later promoted to the head of FBI’s white collar crimes division in New York City. She then went on hiatus from acting, not appearing in any projects until three years later, in the independent film “Love Everlasting”. There have also been no listed projects from her in 2017 and 2018.
Relationships and Personal Life
It is known that Procter is in a long term relationship with musician Paul Bryan, who she’s been with since 2008. They had a daughter in 2010 though her pregnancy was not written into “CSI: Miami”, but she only made limited appearances throughout the entire ninth season. During her free time, she takes part in marathons as well as triathlons, and also participates in poker tournaments – including for celebrities – having a fond interest in the game. Procter is also a member of a cover band called Motion, which was previously named White Lightning.
Emily does volunteer work too, and has helped with the Young Storytellers Program which serves students in various locations, targeting the improvement of writing, self-confidence and literacy in school districts with high poverty numbers. Procter is also very interested in antiques and interior decoration, owning a 1921 Spanish-style home in Los Angeles, and designing homes for friends, including Kenny Chesney. Due to her interests in design, she became a guest judge in the television show “Home Showdown”.
Is Emily Procter on Social Media?
Similar to numerous actresses in the industry, Emily is very active on social media through websites such as Twitter and Instagram. Despite not having any recent projects, she maintains good connections with fans and also posts some throwback pictures. However, her Twitter account stopped being active sometime in 2017 but prior to that, she had always kept posting on the site. Her Instagram account on the other hand is still active with pictures of her alongside her daughter. She also has a lot of pictures of her travelling to various locations and she posts videos as well. Numerous videos of her are also available through the website YouTube which videos are mainly from her television and film projects.