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Amanda Bynes' mom blames her daughter's erratic behavior on marijuana use

Amanda Bynes' mom blames her daughter's erratic behavior on marijuana use

LOS ANGELES, April 10 (UPI) -- "Amanda has no mental illness whatsoever," Lynn Bynes said of her daughter.
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Amanda Bynes' attorney denies schizophrenia diagnosis

Amanda Bynes' attorney denies schizophrenia diagnosis

LOS ANGELES, April 9 (UPI) -- Amanda Bynes wants to clarify a few of the rumors going around regarding her July 2013 hospitalization.
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Amanda Bynes thanks fans for birthday wishes, tweets photos from Mexico

Amanda Bynes thanks fans for birthday wishes, tweets photos from Mexico

CABO SAN LUCAS, Mexico, April 6 (UPI) -- The actress-turned-fashion student reached out to fans from her Mexican getaway.
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Amanda Bynes rocks bikini during Mexican vacation

Amanda Bynes rocks bikini during Mexican vacation

CABO SAN LUCAS , Mexico, April 4 (UPI) -- Amanda Bynes was spotted having fun under the Mexican sun as she enjoys her first vacation from the FIDM where she began classes in January.
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Amanda Bynes' mom says the actress 'is doing extremely well'

Amanda Bynes' mom says the actress 'is doing extremely well'

March 28 (UPI) -- Amanda Bynes' mom says her daughter is doing well and keeping busy with classes at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising.
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Amanda Bynes looking like her old self in new tweets [PHOTOS]

Amanda Bynes looking like her old self in new tweets [PHOTOS]

March 23 (UPI) -- Amanda Bynes posts first photos of herself on Twitter since leaving rehab last year.
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Amanda Bynes tweets self-portrait sketch

Amanda Bynes tweets self-portrait sketch

March 11 (UPI) -- Amanda Bynes issued her second tweet since emerging from treatment last year.
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Amanda Bynes regrets Drake 'vagina' tweet

Amanda Bynes regrets Drake 'vagina' tweet

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Amanda Bynes is slowly but surely turning into her old self again.
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Amanda Bynes pleads no contest in DUI case

Amanda Bynes pleads no contest in DUI case

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Actress Amanda Bynes pleaded no contest in her driving under the influence case Monday, the Los Angeles District Attorney's office told People.com.
Amanda Bynes pleads no contest to lesser offense in DUI case

Amanda Bynes pleads no contest to lesser offense in DUI case

HOLLYWOOD, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Amanda Bynes avoids jail time by pleading no contest to a lesser drinking offense.
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Amanda Bynes 'doing great' after hospitalization

Amanda Bynes 'doing great' after hospitalization

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Amanda Bynes' lawyer told People.com the U.S. actress is "doing great" after her high-profile hospitalization for psychiatric care last year.
Amanda Bynes reportedly working out, going to school

Amanda Bynes reportedly working out, going to school

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 31 (UPI) -- Amanda Bynes, now out of rehab, is living with her parents in the Los Angeles area, hitting the gym regularly and going to school part time, E! News reports.
Amanda Bynes joins the gym after stint in rehab

Amanda Bynes joins the gym after stint in rehab

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Amanda Bynes was seen working on her fitness at a gym in Los Angeles after paying $3,250 to join an intensive seven-day program, Fitness Jumpstart, in Utah.
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Amanda Bynes returns to school at FIDM

Amanda Bynes returns to school at FIDM

Jan. 15 (UPI) -- Recovering starlet Amanda Bynes had her first day of class at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM) in Orange County Tuesday.
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Amanda Laura Bynes (born April 3, 1986) is an American actress, fashion designer and singer. Bynes appeared in several successful television series, such as All That and The Amanda Show, on Nickelodeon in the mid to late 1990s and early 2000s, and in 2002, she starred in the TV series, What I Like About You. She transitioned to a film career, starring in several films aimed at teenage audiences, including What a Girl Wants (2003), Love Wrecked (2005), She's the Man (2006), Hairspray (2007), and Easy A (2010).

Bynes was named one of Teen People's "25 Hottest Stars Under 25" in 2006, and in 2007, Forbes listed her as the fifth highest paid celebrity under 21, with earnings of $2.5 million.

Bynes was born and raised in Thousand Oaks, California, USA, the daughter of Lynn (née Organ), a dental assistant and office manager, and Rick Bynes, a dentist who also practiced stand-up comedy. Bynes has two older siblings, Tommy (born 1973), a chiropractor, and Jillian (born 1983), who has a B.A. in History from UCLA and has also acted. Bynes' maternal grandparents are from Toronto, Ontario and her ancestors immigrated from Ireland, Poland, Russia, and Romania. Her father is Catholic and her mother is Jewish; Bynes has described herself as Jewish, and has also stated "I haven't decided yet . I don't know yet exactly what I believe".

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