Amanda Clayton is an American actress. She began acting in 2006, first debuting in the film December Ends. Her next roles were in a couple of short films. In 2012, she returned with the role of Sarah Carter in the movie John Carter. During this period, she also played one-time roles in The Mentalist, Rizzoli & Isles, Victorious, and The Soul Man. She gained recognition after she started starring as Alex Montgomery in the primetime soap opera If Loving You Is Wrong. She’s been part of the show’s main cast since 2014. She simultaneously starred in the films The Bet and Bleed for This. She recently landed the role of Cathy Ryan in the upcoming TV series City on a Hill.