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KAITLYN DEVER (Amy) has amassed tremendous respect at a young age with her dynamic and impactful performances in film and television. Dever recently completed production starring in Netflix's upcoming 8- episode limited series Unbelievable the true story of Marie, a teenager who was charged with lying about having been raped, and the two female detectives (Toni Collette and Merritt Wever) who followed a twisting path to arrive at the truth. Dever will next star in Them That Follow, an independent drama feature that premiered at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival. The film is set inside a snake-handling church deep in Appalachia, when a forbidden relationship forces a pastor's daughter to confront her community's deadly tradition. Olivia Colman and Walton Goggins co-star and The Orchard will release the film on June 21, 2019. In November 2018, Dever appeared in Sony Pictures' The Front Runner for director Jason Reitman, opposite Hugh Jackman, Vera Farmiga, and J.K. Simmons, which follows American Senator Gary Hart's 1988 presidential campaign that is derailed when he's caught in a scandalous love affair. In October 2018, Dever appeared opposite Steve Carell and Timothee Chalamet in Beautiful Boy, an adaptation of the memoirs by father and son David and Nic Sheff. Directed by Felix Van Groeningen and released by Amazon Studios, the film chronicles the heartbreaking and inspiring experience of survival, relapse, and recovery in a family coping with addiction over many years. In April 2018, Dever starred in Lynn Shelton's, Outside In, opposite Jay Duplass, Edie Falco, and Ben Schwartz, which was released by The Orchard, and globally on Netflix. The film had its world premiere at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival and tells the story of a high school teacher who explores a relationship with her ex-student after his release from a 20-year prison sentence as they both navigate their own lives. In August 2017, Dever starred in Detroit, for Academy Award-winning director Kathryn Bigelow, with an ensemble cast including John Boyega, Hannah Murray, Will Poulter, and Jacob Latimore. Written and produced by Mark Boal, the script is set against the backdrop of the Detroit riots that took place over five summer days in 1976, and was released by Annapurna Pictures. In October 2014, Dever starred in Paramount's Men, Women & Children, alongside Jennifer Garner, Ansel Elgort, Judy Greer, Adam Sandler, and Emma Thompson. The Jason Reitman comedy-drama is based on a novel of the same name by Chad Kultgen and follows a group of high school teenagers and their parents as they discover the many ways the internet has changed their relationships, communication, self-images and love lives. Dever plays Garner's daughter, and love interest to Ansel Elgort. The film premiered at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival. Also, in October 2014, Dever appeared in Lynn Shelton's comedy-drama Laggies with Keira Knightley, Chloe Moretz, and Sam Rockwell. The film tells the story of Megan (Knightley), a floundering 28- year-old woman who hides out for a week with high school student Annika (Moretz) and her best friend Misty (Dever), under the pretense of going to a work retreat after her boyfriend attempts to propose. The film premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival and Toronto International Film Festival and was released by A24 Films. In September 2013, Dever played a supporting role in the coming-of-age feature The Spectacular Now, starring Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller. Based on Tim Tharp's novel and directed by James Ponsoldt, the romantic comedy-drama centers on a live-for-the-moment high school senior (Teller) as he develops a relationship with introverted classmate Aimee (Woodley). Premiering at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, the film garnered much critical acclaim. In August 2013, Dever appeared in the critically acclaimed Short Term 12, opposite Brie Larson. Directed by Destin Daniel Cretton and based off his short film of the same name, the coming-of-age drama tells the story through the eyes of Grace (Larson), a young supervisor for an at-risk center for teenagers. The film is a glimpse into the lives of neglected youths where Dever plays trouble teen living in the group home. The film first premiered at the 2013 SXSW Festival where it won the Grand Jury Prize for "Best Narrative" as well as the Audience Award. Dever was also highlighted as a SXSW breakout. Dever's additional film credits include We Don't Belong Here opposite Catherine Keener and Anton Yelchin; Grass Stains opposite Tye Sheridan; J. Edgar, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and directed by Academy Award-winning director Clint Eastwood; and the Cameron Diaz comedy Bad Teacher, directed by Jake Kasdan. On the small screen, Dever co-stars in "Last Man Standing" as the youngest, toughest, and most athletic daughter of the Baxter family. Created by Jack Burditt and directed by John Pasquin, the series also stars Tim Allen, Nancy Travis, and Molly Ephraim. After 6 seasons on ABC, the show moved to FOX for its seventh season, which is currently on air. Additional television credits include FX drama "Justified," CBS crime drama "The Mentalist," Starz comedy "Party Down," ABC's "Modern Family" and "Private Practice," and critically acclaimed HBO series "Curb Your Enthusiasm." In 2012, Dever was nominated three times at the 33rd Young Artist Awards for her roles in Bad Teacher, "Last Man Standing" and "Justified." Dever currently resides in Los Angeles, CA.

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