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Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Jessica Biel in Easy Virtue Trailer!!

Jessica Biel is starring in the upcoming feature film, Easy Virtue. This movie about is about a widowed American woman who meets her new English in-laws after marrying their son. It is directed by Stephan Elliot and is based on a play by Noel Coward. Jessica stars as Larita Huntington. Colin Firth, Ben Barnes and Kristin Scott Thomas are part of the stellar cast of this romantic comedy. This film is scheduled to be in theaters in November!! Enjoy this just-released sneak peek of Easy Virtue below!

Jessica competed at IMTA in 1994 where she debuted her acting, singing and dancing abilities. She signed with an agent and manager who helped her land the breakthrough role of Mary Camden on the beloved long-running WB series 7th Heaven. She has gone on to star in many major motion pictures such as I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry, The Illusionist, Stealth, Elizabethtown, Home of the Brave and Next. Jessica is not only talented and beautiful she has a big heart as well. One of the charities Jessica supports is the nonprofit, no kill Much Love Animal Rescue organization which works to reduce overpopulation and mistreatment of domestic animals.

Jessica won a scholarship at IMTA to a top acting school and moved from Boulder, CO to Los Angeles. To read a great interview Jessica gave to IMTA in 1998, please visit the archived web page. In the interview, Jessica says:

IMTA: Would you recommend attending an IMTA Convention to other aspiring young actors and models?
Jessica: Definitely! You will meet people who can change your life and make your dreams come true!

Stay tuned for more information on Jessica in Easy Virtue!

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