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Amelia's boyfriend, who only shows his face once, is Eli David.
Life Imitates Art: The plot of the movie got certain Hilarious in Hindsight vibes after Edward Snowden, having leaked confidential CIA documents got himself stuck in the Moscow airport, his US passport revoked. As the time of writing, he has been there for almost two weeks and is in no position to either leave for another country or enter Russia soil proper.
As of March 2014, he has recieved asylum in Russia.