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Hailee Steinfeld: I Found This Strength In The Characters

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When Kevin Costner was on Good Day L.A. last week, he had nothing but wonderful things to say about Hailee Steinfeld, who plays his estranged teenaged daughter in the new movie, "3 Days To A Kill."

"She was a total pleasure to work with.  Sometimes you have to talk things through and sometimes you don't, and that's called chemistry when you don't," said Kevin.  "And Hailee and I were very free with each other, and I just really enjoyed that.  And when she's on screen she really pops.  She's really good."

Now find out what Hailee has to say about Kevin when she joins Steve Edwards and Marla Tellez on Good Day L.A.

Fun facts about Haliee Steinfeld (Source: Wikipedia)

1.) She rose to fame for her portrayal of Mattie Ross in the 2010 film True Grit, for which she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and a BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role.

2.) Her upcoming projects also include a role as Violet, one of the leads in Can a Song Save Your Life?, a romance-drama directed by John Carney. Also, she starred as Petra Arkanian in Ender's Game, a science fiction action-adventure film directed by Gavin Hood, based on the book by Orson Scott Card. The film was released on November 1, 2013. Paramount Pictures has closed a deal for screen right to Forgotten, a novel by Cat Patrick in 2011, in which Steinfeld will play London Lane, the leading female role. The movie was said to be released in 2013., but that release has not been commenced. Steinfeld is also said to be starring in a screen adaptation of Daniel Handler's romantic-comedy book, Why We Broke Up as Min Green. The film will be directed by Beth McCarthy-Miller and is due for release in 2014.

‘3 Days To Kill' is now playing in theaters.

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