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A MILLION WAYS TO DIE IN THE WEST

AMANDA SEYFRIED (Louise) has established herself as one of Hollywood's most captivating young leading actresses.

In 2015, Seyfried will star in Noah Baumbach's While We're Young, opposite Naomi Watts and Ben Stiller, which will be produced by Scott Rudin Productions. Seyfried recently wrapped production on Fathers and Daughters, alongside Russell Crowe and Aaron Paul. She will next begin production on Seth MacFarlane's Ted 2, the sequel to the hit film Ted, opposite Mark Wahlberg for Universal Pictures.

In 2013, Seyfried lent her voice to 20th Century Fox Animation's Epic, with Beyoncé Knowles, Christoph Waltz and Colin Farrell. She starred in Millennium Entertainment/Radius Films' Lovelace, a drama directed by Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman. The film tells the true story of Linda Lovelace (Seyfried), the world's first adult film star, who is abused by the industry and by her coercive husband (Peter Sarsgaard) before fighting back and taking control of her life. Sharon Stone also starred in the film.

In 2012, Seyfried starred in Universal Pictures' film adaptation of Victor Hugo's "Les Miserables," in which she played Cosette, opposite Anne Hathaway, Hugh Jackman and Russell Crowe. Tom Hooper directed the film, which was released on December 25, 2012, and grossed more than $400 million worldwide.

In 2011, Seyfried starred opposite Justin Timberlake in New Regency's sci-fi/action thriller In Time, from writer/director Andrew Niccol. Also in 2011, she starred in Warner Bros. Pictures' Red Riding Hood. Produced by Leonardo DiCaprio's Appian Way, the film was directed by Catherine Hardwicke.

In 2010, Seyfried starred alongside Channing Tatum in the box-off ice hit Dear John, the adaptation of the Nicholas Sparks ("The Notebook") best seller. In the film, Seyfried played a young woman who meets and falls in love with a soldier (Tatum) while he's on leave. Lasse Hallstrom (The Cider House Rules, Chocolat) directed the film from a script by Jamie Linden. Dear John grossed more than $100 million worldwide and is the highest film opening to date for Sony Pictures' Screen Gems. Seyfried starred in Summit Entertainment's Letters to Juliet, in which she played a young American who travels to Verona, Italy, to answer letters people write to the fictional Juliet of "Romeo and Juliet." Directed by Gary Winick (Bride Wars, 13 Going on 30), the film also starred Vanessa Redgrave and Gael García Bernal. Also in 2010, Seyfried starred in Chloe, an Atom Egoyan-directed thriller, with Julianne Moore and Liam Neeson. She played an escort hired by a successful doctor (Moore) to test her husband's (Neeson) fidelity.

In 2009, Seyfried starred in 20th Century Fox's Jennifer's Body. In the film, written by Diablo Cody (Juno), Seyfried played Needy, the best friend of Jennifer (Megan Fox), a possessed cheerleader who begins killing boys in a small town.

On the television front, Seyfried received critical praise for her starring role in HBO's Golden Globe Award-nominated drama Big Love.

In 2008, Seyfried starred in Universal Pictures' hit film Mamma Mia!, highlighting her vocal skills as Sophie, the daughter of Donna (Meryl Streep). The film, directed by Phyllida Lloyd, was released in July 2008 and has grossed more than $600 million worldwide.

A Pennsylvania native, Seyfried started her career as a model at age 11. She soon turned to acting and landed her first contract role in 2000 as Lucy Montgomery on As the World Turns. In 2002, she signed on to the contract role of Joni Stafford on All My Children. Seyfried's big break was in 2004's Mean Girls, the Paramount Pictures hit in which she co-starred with Lindsay Lohan, Rachel McAdams and Lacey Chabert. Together, they won the Best On-Screen Team Award at the 2005 MTV Movie Awards.

In 2005, she starred in the Sundance Film Festival favorite Nine Lives. Written and directed by Rodrigo García, the film also starred Sissy Spacek, Glenn Close, Holly Hunter, Robin Wright and Dakota Fanning. In 2007, she appeared in Nick Cassavetes' Alpha Dog, which starred Timberlake, Stone, Emile Hirsch and Bruce Willis. She followed this with American Gun, which starred Donald Sutherland, Forest Whitaker and Marcia Gay Harden.

In October 2010, Seyfried was named the global spokesperson for the luxury skin care and makeup brand Cle de Peau Beaute. She currently divides her time between Los Angeles and New York.

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