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'Lovelace' First Trailer Introduces Amanda Seyfried as Porn Icon

July 4, 2013 (3:30 am) GMT
Peter Sarsgaard is featured as Seyfried's on-screen husband, who is claimed to have forced her into performing in an X-rated film.

channels her inner wild side in a first trailer (via Access Hollywood) for "", a biopic from Radius-TWC and Millennium Entertainment. Portraying the real-life titular character who became a legendary porn star after starring in 1972's "Deep Throat", Seyfried makes a convincing Linda Lovelace with her strong performance.

Directed by Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman, the movie chronicles Lovelace's meteoric rise to fame as the "poster girl for the sexual revolution" as well as her efforts to expose her own victimization. Featured in the trailer as her abusive husband Chuck Traynor, who allegedly coerced her into the pornography business, is "" star .

The indie movie introduces "" villain and as the sleazy director and producer of "Deep Throat" respectively. Also showing up in the first promo video for the Andy Bellin-penned film are "Basic Instict" actress as Lovelace's mother and "" leading man as young .

Also supported by , and , "Lovelace" was premiered on January 22 at the Sundance Film Festival. It will open in select U.S. theaters on August 9.

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