Birth Date: January 8, 1977 / Age: 40
Birth Place: Birmingham, Alabama
Biography: Amber Nicole Benson (born January 8, 1977 in Birmingham, Alabama) is an American actress best known for playing Tara Maclay, Willow's lesbian love interest in the TV series Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
She also has written and directed movies and television movies. She wrote and directed 2002's Chance and 2003's Ghosts of Albion:Legacy. She also has written three comic books; two of them are Buffy the Vampire Slayer comics ("WannaBlessedBe" and "Wilderness").