Amanda Seyfried Gets A Dear John

Amanda Seyfried (“Mamma Mia!”) has landed a lead role in Lasse Hallstrom’s “Dear John” for Relativity and Screen Gems reports Variety.

Based on the Nicholas Sparks best-seller, Seyfried will play a young woman who meets and falls in love with a soldier (Channing Tatum) while he’s on leave.

Jamie Linden wrote the script and shooting begins October 13th in South Carolina.