Bruckner began her career in the fourth grade, guest starring in shows like ER, Malcolm In the Middle, The West Wing, Oliver Beene, Judging Amy, and Ally McBeal. She also worked on Phil of the Future in which she starred in. She is currently not working on anything right now.
Bruckner was born in Conifer, Colorado. She has an older sister named Annye R. Bruckner, who is now in her twenties. Bruckner and her family moved to California. Amy graduated from Athens Academy in Athens, Georgia and is currently attending Tisch School of the Arts in New York University.