Amanda Seyfried offered 'Les Miserables' role
Amanda Seyfried has been offered a role in Les Miserables.
The Mamma Mia! actress has been lined up in the part of Cosette in the forthcoming big-scren adaptation of the musical, which will be directed by King's Speech director Tom Hooper.
Taylor Swift has also been offered a role as Cosette's love rival Eponine, says website Twitch film.
Taylor and Amanda would join a cast that includes Hugh Jackman, Anne Hathaway, Russell Crowe, Helena Bonham Carter and Sacha Baron Cohen.
Les Miserables tells the story of Jean Valjean (Jackman), a man released from prison who re-invents his life and becomes a wealthy factory owner and mayor during the French Revolution.
The film version of the show is set to start shooting later this year, and will be the first adaptation since a 1998 non-musical starring Liam Neeson and Geoffrey Rush.