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Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Lyndsy Fonseca Update!

IMTA alumni Lyndsy Fonseca is in post-production on the new Nicholas Cage feature film. Lyndsy plays Katie Deauxma, in a story about a high school student who decides to become a superhero. The Hollywood Reporter recently reported, "In other pilot castings, Lyndsy Fonseca and Faith Ford have been tapped as leads on CBS' comedy pilot The Fish Tank. Sony's Fish Tank centers on Fish (Drake Bell), a teen living alone in his family's house. Fonseca (Desperate Housewives) will play his girlfriend. Ford will play his best friend's mom." Lyndsy just finished filming Fort McCoy where she plays Anna Gerkey. This film is scheduled for release in September.
Lyndsy competed at IMTA in 2003 where she won 2003 where she won Honorable Mention for Young Miss Talent of the Year and 2nd Runner up for Young Miss Dancer of the Year. At the convention, she signed with an agent and manager and moved to Los Angeles for her first pilot season at age 13. The following year, at 14, Lyndsy booked a three year contract as Colleen on The Young and the Restless. When the contract ended she worked on various projects such as: Heroes, Close to Home, The Beautiful Ordinary, How I Met Your Mother, Phil of the Future, Big Love, Intellectual Property, Waterfront, Cyber Seduction, I Do, They Don't, Malcolm in the Middle and Boston Public. Lyndsy also shot several national commercials and starred in the film Remember the Daze. She starred in the hit show with fellow IMTA alum Eva Longoria Desperate Housewives! Lyndsy just finished filming the drama Austin Golden Hour. Faith Ford has been a special guest speaker and Award's presenter at IMTA since the 1990's.

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