At least she didn't have to starve herself! LOLz!
"I started working with a voice coach in August 2011. I gave up caffeine, stopped drinking as much alcohol, gave up dairy…it was like I was in training.
"Playing Cosette is proof that life has a way of making things come full circle if you want something badly enough. I wanted the role more than anything I've ever wanted in my life."
Wow, we're blown away by all the dedication these actors have to their craft — and it all paid off!
We think you were FAB, Amanda! Congrats on the success!!
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