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Amy Adams on Giving First Class Seat to U.S. Soldier: I Did It for Attention for the Troops

June 28, 2014 (4:37 am) GMT
The 'Night at the Museum 2: Battle of the Smithsonian' actress spoke out about her generous act during her flight from Detroit to Los Angeles.

gave her first class seat to a U.S. soldier on her flight from Detroit to Los Angeles on June 27. After landing, the "" actress explained to Inside Edition why she did such generous act, "I didn't do it for attention for myself. I did it for attention for the troops."

It was previously reported that the "" actress was spotted by co-host of ESPN2's "Numbers Never Lie", Jemele Hill, swapping her seats quietly after she noticed a soldier at her gate in Detroit. She privately asked the man in uniform to switch their seats, although the soldier had booked a coach.

Jemele praised Amy's generous act on Twitter, posting, "Just saw actress Amy Adams do something incredibly classy. She gave her 1st class seat to an American soldier. I'm an even bigger fan now."

Amy is currently filming her new movie "". She stars along with , , and . The movie will be released in the U.S. on May 6, 2016.

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