Amanda Seyfried Biography
Seyfried played the part of Lucy in the CBS soap, As the World Turns in 2000. Moving on from there, she played the role of Joni in ABC's All My Children from 2002-2003. Her debut on the big screen came when she was given the role of Karen Smith in the teen film Mean Girls, starring alongside Lindsay Lohan, Rachael McAdams, and Lacey Chabert. With this film's huge success, she was catapulted into greater recognition. She played one of the nine lead roles in the movie Nine Lives which was released in 2005, and she subsequently continued her television career in the drama Veronica Mars. She appeared as a wild, outgoing, and style conscious teen, and enjoyed the role immensely, although she originally auditioned for the lead role of the title character Veronica and lost it to Kirsten Bell.