(biography, photos, videos) Amanda Michelle Seyfried
Amanda Seyfried: biography
Amanda Seyfried is a popular American actress and singer, best known for the films «Les Miserables» and «Dear John».
She was born in 1985 in Allentown, located in Pennsylvania. Her parents were directly related to medicine. Father Jack Seyfried studied pharmacy in one of the pharmacies of the city, and the mother of Ann sander worked as a private therapist. Also brought up in the family the eldest daughter, Jennifer, who also chose a creative path and started their own rock group «Love City».
Amanda Seyfried was in secondary school, William Allen, and in parallel was engaged in a theatrical Studio and attended a private tutor, a vocal coach who taught the girl the basics of Opera singing. At 11 years young Seyfried began her career as a model. She signed a contract with the international Agency «Image», and participated in advertising clothes for girls various of brands included in the Alliance «Limited Too». After a while Amanda began to cooperate with the Agency «s Bethlehem’Pro».
After she appeared on the covers of several romance novels writer Francine Pascal, invited her to his new York Agency «Wilhelmina», which she worked until the end of the model career in the year 2002.
At the age of 15, Amanda first appears on the TV screen in the soap Opera «As the world turns» in which he starred in 27 episodes in the role of Lucinda Marie Montgomery. After that, the actress took part in a 13-year television projects. Some she only appeared in one episode as a guest star, such as «Law and order: svu», «house MD» and «C. S. I.: crime scene investigation».
The most famous TV series involving Amanda Seyfried was serial motion picture drama «Big love,» in which she plays a girl Sarah, the eldest daughter of the Mormon family henrickson, around which the plot of the series. All was filmed 5 seasons, and Amanda participated in the first 4, and in the final series last.
Also of note is the youth detective series «Veronica Mars», was very popular in America. Seyfried auditioned for the role of a young syschitsa Veronica, but in the end she got another character – best friend of the main character Lilly Kane. According to the original script, Amanda had to be a short episode, but after seeing the game actress, filmmaker Rob Thomas has extended its broadcast time. In the end, she starred in 11 series telecarte.
On the big screen Amanda Seyfried debuted in 2004 in the youth Comedy «mean girls», about the life of high school students. She played Regina George, one of the most popular girls in school.
This role caught the attention of the audience to the young actress, and they watched her in other roles, which she performed in the following movies. But the real popularity came to Amanda Seyfried after the release of the film adaptation of the musical «Mamma MIA!» based on the songs of the popular disco group Abba. Film about the preparations for the wedding girl Sophie Sheridan, played by Amanda, was very light and romantic. An additional highlight of the picture was the performance of songs by the actors. Released soundtrack with 17 songs from the film, topped the charts in more than 20 countries. Amanda Seyfried sang 8 songs, including the # 1 hit «Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)», which was additionally filmed a video clip.
Following great success in her acting career, Amanda Seyfried has become a melodramatic film adaptation of the Nicholas sparks novel «Dear John». The actress plays the role of Savannah Lynn Curtis, a favorite of the young soldier John Tyree, who is married to another person. Great for dramatic play of Amanda was nominated for Teen Choice Awards and MTV Movie Awards. Interestingly, the original title of the novel and of the movie «Dear John» is a play on words. Except that that’s the name of the main character, this phrase is a stable expression, which means the letter about termination of the relationship.
The most famous film starring Amanda Seyfried is considered the British drama the musical «Les Miserables», filmed on the novel by Victor Hugo. The actress conveys the image of the famous girl Cosette, French is considered a symbol of the oppressed children, but has grown into an adult woman. As in the musical «Mamma MIA!» Safin again acted as a singer, which prior to filming specifically worked with a vocal coach, because in this film music was more complex. In the musical she performed both solo and collective rooms. The film «Les Miserables» has received «Oscar» and Amanda became the owner of the award «Companion», as best actress.
Besides the two musicals, the actress used her vocals in the soundtracks to such films as «Red riding hood», «Dear John» and «Ted 2».
Amanda Seyfried never married, but she had some stellar novels, mostly with partners of joint films. She was Dating Micah Alberti, with whom he played in the TV series «All my children» with Emile Hirsch, partner in crime drama «alpha Dog», with Dominic Cooper, another star of the musical «Mamma MIA!».
Later it was short-term relationships with actors Ryan Phillippe and Josh Hartnett. In late 2013 Amanda tied the affair with a famous actor Justin long. These relations were enough long, but in September 2015 couple broke up.
It is not strange, but the famous actress is suffering one of the social psychological fears. She has a pathological fear of open stage, so she can’t perform in the theater. About this Amanda Seyfried admitted in an interview.
Many magazines of the world published photos of the actress on the covers of their publications, and called it one of the most attractive women. In 2011, People magazine put Amanda Seyfried in the first place in its list of the 25 most famous beauties».
- 2004 — mean girls
- 2008 — Mamma MIA!
- 2009 — Jennifer’s Body
- 2009 — Chloe
- 2010 — Letters to Juliet
- 2010 — Dear John
- 2011 — Red riding hood
- 2012 — Les Miserables
- 2013 — Lovelace
- 2015 — Ted 2