Amanda Seyfried

Biography: American film and TV actress Amanda Seyfried (pronounced "Cy-Fred") is most known for playing the dead bestfriend of Kristen Bell's character on the UPN drama, Veronica Mars.She got her big break with her feature film debut appearance in the teen comedy Mean Girls, where she played the dumb but lovable Karen Smith.

A native of Allentown, Pennsylvania, Amanda began her career at age 11, as a model for Wilhelmina Models. Amanda and her mother, Ann Seyfried, juggled school and work schedules to make many trips to New York for casting calls, photo and commercial shoots. While in New York, Amanda performed in various theatre productions including Grease, Wind in the Willows, and A Christmas Carol. She has also done commercial ads for the Lifetime Channel and Sony. Her print modeling ads range from Limited Too to Mizz Magazine. On television, she made her debut as Lucy Montgomery in the soap opera As the World Turns before moving onto the ABC daytime drama All My Children as
American film and TV actress Amanda Seyfried (pronounced "Cy-Fred") is most known for playing the dead bestfriend of Kristen Bell's character on the UPN drama, Veronica Mars.She got her big break with her feature film debut appearance in the teen comedy Mean Girls, where she played the dumb but lovable Karen Smith.

A native of Allentown, Pennsylvania, Amanda began her career at age 11, as a model for Wilhelmina Models. Amanda and her mother, Ann Seyfried, juggled school and work schedules to make many trips to New York for casting calls, photo and commercial shoots. While in New York, Amanda performed in various theatre productions including Grease, Wind in the Willows, and A Christmas Carol. She has also done commercial ads for the Lifetime Channel and Sony. Her print modeling ads range from Limited Too to Mizz Magazine.

On television, she made her debut as Lucy Montgomery in the soap opera As the World Turns before moving onto the ABC daytime drama All My Children as goody-goody teen Joni Stafford. Her other television credits include Guiding Light and Law & Order: SVU. In 2004, she was cast as Lilly Kane on Veronica Mars and Sarah Henrickson on the HBO drama Big Love after the UPN show was canceled.

In film, Amanda landed roles in American Gun (2005), Nine Lives (2005), and Alpha Dog (2007). In 2008, she won the lead role in the movie musical Mamma Mia! opposite veteran actress Meryl Streep.
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Amanda Seyfried's Scores

Average career score: 74
Highest Metascore: 81 Veronica Mars: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 71 Big Love: Season 2
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 3
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 3
  3. Negative: 0 out of 3
3 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
81 Veronica Mars: Season 1 Sep 22, 2004 Lilly Kane 8.8
72 Big Love: Season 1 Mar 12, 2006 Sarah Henrickson 7.5
71 Big Love: Season 2 Jun 11, 2007 Sarah Henrickson 8.4
tbd All My Children: Season 32 Jan 5, 2001 Joni Stafford (11/20/02-08/14/03) tbd
tbd All My Children: Season 33 Jan 7, 2002 Joni Stafford (11/20/02-08/14/03) tbd
tbd All My Children: Season 34 Jan 6, 2003 Joni Stafford (11/20/02-08/14/03) tbd
tbd All My Children: Season 35 Jan 5, 2004 Joni Stafford (11/20/02-08/14/03) tbd
tbd All My Children: Season 36 Jan 5, 2005 Joni Stafford (11/20/02-08/14/03) tbd
tbd Wildfire: Season 2 Jan 2, 2006 Rebecca tbd
tbd The Ellen DeGeneres Show: Season 1 Sep 8, 2003 Herself 8.0
tbd Veronica Mars: Season 2 Sep 28, 2005 Lilly Kane 8.6