Amanda Seyfried

Biography

Amanda Seyfried (born 03.12.1985)
Amanda Seyfried is an American actress.

Amanda Seyfried: Childhood
Amanda Seyfried was born in Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. Her parents are Ann, an occupational therapist, and Jack Seyfried, a pharmacist.
She attended William Allen High School.
She did some modelling work as a young teen including for Limited Too clothing.

Amanda Seyfried: Acting career
Amanda Seyfried was in the long running soap opera 'As The World Turns' between 1999 and 2001 before landing a recurring role in 'All My Children' from 2002 to 2003.
Her first film role was the box office teen hit 'Mean Girls' alongside Rachel McAdams and Lindsay Lohan in 2004. That year she also had a recurring role in the detective series 'Veronica Mars' until 2006 opposite Kristen Bell.
In 2005, she appeared in a segment of the drama movie 'Nine Lives' which also starred Sissy Spacek, Jason Isaacs and Glenn Close. She was also in the movie 'American Gun' with Forest Whitaker.
The following year she was in five episodes of 'Wildfire' and had a minor role in crime drama 'Alpha Dog' alongside Emile Hirsch, Justin Timberlake and Bruce Willis. She also quickly gained recognition for her role in religious drama series 'Big Love' opposite Bill Paxton
In 2008, she appeared in the horror film 'Solstice' and made her breakthrough as a film actress in the Oscar winning ABBA musical 'Mamma Mia!' opposite Meryl Streep.
In 2009, she appeared in the comedy horror movie 'Jennifer's Body' with Megan Fox and was cast in the comedy drama 'Boogie Woogie' which also starred Christopher Lee, Joanna Lumley and Alan Cumming.
2010 saw her in the film adaptation of Nicholas Sparks' novel 'Dear John' alongside Channing Tatum. It received negative reviews but was number one at the box office and earned her an MTV Movie Award nomination.
She also played a prostitute in 'Chloe' opposite Liam Neeson and appeared in romcom 'Letters to Juliet' with Vanessa Redgrave.
In 2011, she played the lead role in dark fantasy thriller 'Red Riding Hood' with Gary Oldman and was in Andrew Niccol's sci-fi flick 'In Time' with Justin Timberlake.
The following year she was in the thriller 'Gone' and played Cosette in the film adaptation of 'Les Miserables' alongside Anne Hathaway, Hugh Jackman and Russell Crowe.
In 2013, she lent her voice to M.K. in the animated movie 'Epic' with Josh Hutcherson, Colin Farrell and Christoph Waltz, and also depicted the famous porn actress Linda Lovelace in 'Lovelace' opposite Peter Sarsgaard.

Amanda Seyfried: Personal life
Amanda Seyfried suffers from anxiety and has panic attacks.
She is a collector of taxidermy and among her collection are a baby horse, a fox and an owl.
She has a coloratura soprano singing voice.
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A Million Ways to Die in the West

30th May 2014 -

 Movie Review

After the success of Ted, Seth MacFarlane gives himself his first leading-man role in this hilarious but overlong comedy-Western. The film is clearly a passion project, as it reveals MacFarlane's love of the genre with...

Ok, Seth Macfarlane, You've Had Your Fun, Now Where Are We With "Ted 2"?

29th May 2014 -

 News

Seth MacFarlane really wants to be a movie star. And we get it, we really do, but that isn’t enough to justify the existence of A Million Ways to Die in the West. Critics are...

A Million Ways To Die In The West

19th May 2014 -

 Video

Albert is a rather introverted sheep farmer who tries at all costs to avoid confrontation with the occasional gun-toting outlaw who may pass through the small Arizona town in which he lives. His reluctance to...

Happy Anniversary 'Mean Girls' - Here's Our 10 Most Fetch Quotes!

1st May 2014 -

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Ten years ago Gretchen Wieners had a dream and that dream was to make ‘fetch’ happen. Now a decade on from Mean Girls we can safely say, yes, Gretchen ‘fetch’ did happen. The movie which...

'Mean Girls' 10 Years On: Memes, Memories, And The Cult Of Mean

30th April 2014 -

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It's ten years since hit high school comedy Mean Girls was released. Yes, yes: we know it makes you feel old and all that jazz but what's more impressive than the simple passing of 3652.4...

Still 'Mean Girls'? Tracking Down The Stars of the 2004 Movie

15th March 2014 -

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There’s been a whole lot of Mean Girls talk lately. First with news that there was potentially a Mean Girls movie in the works, although co-writer Tina Fey immediately dispelled those rumors. However, the Mean...

Tina Fey Writing A 'Mean Girls' Musical With Husband: Who Will Star In The Stage Adaptation?

13th March 2014 -

 News

Tina Fey may have disappointed the legion of Mean Girls fans when she shot down the recent rumours of a sequel to the classic 2004 teen comedy as its 10 year anniversary creeps into view....

Calm Down! Tina Fey Crushes 'Mean Girls' Sequel Rumours, But Reveals A Musical Version

12th March 2014 -

 News

Tina Fey has put a stop to all the Mean Girls sequel rumours that have been circulating lately, saying that a follow-up to the oft-quoted 2004 teen hit is out of the question. Fans are...

A Girl's BFF: The Story of Amanda Seyfried And Her Dog Finn

26th February 2014 -

 News

It’s no secret that actress Amanda Seyfried likes her dog, Finn. The Hollywood starlet is rarely pictured without her pooch, while her Instagram account is practically a shrine to the lovable hound. Amanda is often...

Mila Kunis Is Out, Amanda Seyfried Is In For Seth MacFarlane's 'Ted 2'

25th February 2014 -

 News

Seth Macfarlane is replacing Mila Kunis with Amanda Seyfried as the female lead in Ted 2. According to Deadline, Kunis will either appear in a small role in the sequel or not appear at all....

Amanda Seyfried Replaces Mila Kunis As Female Lead In 'Ted 2'

25th February 2014 -

 News

Look out Mila Kunis, it is Amanda Seyfried's turn to play alongside Mark Wahlberg.The 28 year-old actress has been announced as the new lead lady for Seth MacFarlane's sequel to his 2012 hit-comedy 'Ted', Deadline...

A Million Ways To Die In The West - Greenband Trailer

3rd February 2014 -

 Video

Albert is one of the more lucky men living in his doomed Arizona town, mainly because he hasn't yet died; quite a feat for a sheep farmer who can't fire a gun in a time...

A Million Ways To Die In The West - Redband Trailer

31st January 2014 -

 Video

Albert is a sheep farmer who, unlike most men in his small Arizona town, is unable to handle a gun and tries to avoid confrontation at every opportunity. He gets dumped by his girlfriend for...

'A Million Ways To Die In The West' Is A Whip-Cracking Western Comedy as Immature as 'Ted' [Pictures]

30th January 2014 -

 News

A host of pun-tastic and risqué posters has been released ahead of the release of Seth MacFarlane's new comedy western, A Million Way To Die In The West. Starring Amanda Seyfried, Sarah Silverman, Neil Patrick...

Margot Robbie In Final Talks To Star In 'Tarzan'

19th January 2014 -

 News

Margot Robbie's stock continues to rise higher and higher and as she looks set to become the latest in-demand Hollywood leading lady, her next big role has all but been confirmed. According to The Warp,...

What Should Cinema-Goers See This Weekend - Sci-Fi or Smut? Elysium Or Lovelace?

22nd August 2013 -

 News

As the rain descends upon Britain – those fleeting weeks of sun a distant memory – spending the evening at the cinema with an over-priced box of popcorn and a drink that’ll go flat within...

Amanda Seyfried Dating Justin Long: According To Sources They're "Inseparable"

16th August 2013 -

 News

Amanda Seyfried is allegedly dating actor Justin Long. Sources, speaking to US Weekly, say the couple were seen together at the Lovelace premiere, the recently released film in which Seyfried stars. The source, who was...

Amanda Seyfried On Playing Porn Star In 'Lovelace': "Linda Affected Me Deeply"

15th August 2013 -

 News

Amanda Seyfried's new movie Lovelace may have been rollicked by critics for its thin plot and lack of bravery to go deeper (quite), but the Les Misérables actress has spoken about why, although she's played...

Lovelace

15th August 2013 -

 Movie Review

An unusual structure gives this biopic a surprising kick as it explores both sides of the porn industry: the glamour and the sleaze. Oscar-winning documentary filmmakers Epstein and Friedman (The Times of Harvey Milk) keep...

A Week In News: Willis Quits Expendables 3, Hoffman Beats Cancer and Beyonce Chops Hair Off

8th August 2013 -

 News

$1 Million A Day? Bruce Willis is officially out of The Expendables 3, having been replaced by Harrison Ford. The thing is, there appears to have been an almighty dispute over money, leaving Sylvester Stallone...

Does Amanda Seyfried save 'Lovelace'? Only Just - Reviews Roundup

8th August 2013 -

 News

Lovelace, the biographical film about Linda Boreman, better known as Linda Lovelace, tells the story of the pre-internet porn film, Deep Throat. Primarily, though, it follows Linda from religious country girl to enthusiastic spokesperson for...

Amanda Seyfried And Sharon Stone Made A Glamorous Duo At The Vegas Screening Of 'Lovelace'

7th August 2013 -

 Footage

'Les Miserables' actress Amanda Seyfried and 'Basic Instinct' star Sharon Stone pose together on the red carpet at the screening of pornstar biopic 'Lovelace' at the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.Amanda stars...

Is Linda Lovelace's Complex Story Simply Unfilmable?

7th August 2013 -

 News

Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman's biopic of porn actress Linda Lovelace has been in development for some time. It's no secret that before Amanda Seyfried and Peter Sarsgaard came along, Kate Hudson was offered the...

Sarah Jessica Parker On Fame, Family Life And Matthew Broderick

7th August 2013 -

 News

Sarah Jessica Parker, appearing as the cover girl for September's Harper's Bazaar, discusses her husband Matthew Broderick and their family life.Sarah Jessica Parker at the premiere of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, the musical at...

Seyfried And Stone Are Red Carpet Stunners At 'Lovelace' LA Premiere [Photos]

6th August 2013 -

 News

Continuing its premiere streak in the US, 'Lovelace' arrived in Los Angeles last night (August 5th 2013) with lead star Amanda Seyfried turning heads yet again on the red carpet.The actress, who plays troubled porn...

A Week In Movies: Red carpets for 2 Guns and Lovelace, new glimpses of Walter Mitty, the Millers and Bad Grandpa

2nd August 2013 -

 News

The stars turned out this week for the world premiere of 2 Guns, the new action movie that teams up Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg. Both actors were on the red carpet in New York...

Amanda Seyfried's Dog Is Totally Gorgeous: Shows Off Burger-Balancing Trick For David Letterman

1st August 2013 -

 News

If there was a contest for this year's most gorgeous dog. it would have to go to Amanda Seyfried's cute-as-pie Australian Shepherd, Finn. Her fluffy friend showed that not only is his fur sleek and...

Amanda Seyfried Gives Gift To Radio Man Outside Letterman Studios

1st August 2013 -

 Footage

'Gone' star Amanda Seyfried is snapped signing autographs and posing for pictures with fans outside the 'The Late Show with David Letterman' studios in New York City. She then poses for photos for the awaiting...

Amanda Seyfried Has Make-Up Fixed At 'Lovelace' Screening - Part 2

1st August 2013 -

 Footage

Main star Amanda Seyfried receives a warm greeting from fans and paparazzi as she arrives at a screening for her new movie 'Lovelace' at the Museum of Modern Art in New York where she signs...

A Week In Movies: The World's End premieres, Mendes returns to Bond, Oldboy teases

12th July 2013 -

 News

This week's big world premiere was in London for The World's End, where Simon Pegg and Nick Frost walked a blue carpet alongside costars Eddie Marsan, Paddy Considine and Rosamund Pike. The apocalyptic pub crawl...

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