Amanda Peterson was an American actress who is most prevalent for portraying the role of Cindy Mancini in a comedy movie, Can’t Buy Me Love which came out in 1987. She was originally from Colorado and is the youngest in her family. She made her breakout on stage at the young age of seven in The Sound of Music at the University of Northern Colorado. She then won the role of a dancing extra in a musical movie named Annie. She then landed several guest roles on Silver Spoons and Father Murphy.