Amy Wright (born April 15, 1950) is an American actress and former model. She has appeared in such films as The Deer Hunter, Breaking Away, The Accidental Tourist, Hard Promises, Crossing Delancey and Miss Firecracker. Wright was married to actor Rip Torn from 1989 until his death in 2019, and the couple had two daughters, Katie and Claire Torn. Wright is a graduate of the University of Chicago Laboratory School and Beloit College. She also starred with Eric Schweig in The Scarlet Letter and Tom and Huck (both made in 1995). Produced a Netflix series called The Next Step Wright starred in the original production of Breakfast with Les and Bess as Shelby.Wright also appeared on Broadway in the original productions of Fifth of July and Noises Off.Wright currently is on the faculty of HB Studio in New York City.