Amanda Seyfried explained why she wouldn’t tell anyone she tested positive for COVID-19 – .

Amanda Seyfried explained why she wouldn’t tell anyone she tested positive for COVID-19 – .


After testing positive for COVID-19, Amanda Seyfried was unable to celebrate her first Oscar nomination for her supporting role in man as she wanted.

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The actor revealed how she learned she had COVID during a recent appearance on Late night with Seth Meyers.

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“I turned off my phone the day before because I was like, ‘If someone wants to tell me that I had an Oscar nomination or not, I want it to be my mother,’” she said. declared.

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“But I was also sleeping because I had a difficult case of COVID. “

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However, when Seyfried found out she was in contention for an Oscar, she began doing press interviews. Although it’s supposed to be a good time for her, she said her illness made it “one of the worst times in [her] life. “

Amanda Seyfried attends 2019 Film Independent Spirit Awards
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Seyfried explained that she did not want to tell anyone about her illness “because [of] clickbait and stuff like that.

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But luckily for Seyfried, she was vaccinated just two days before she tested positive. “It’s great to have both, apparently,” she joked. “Hybrid immunity”.

Amanda Seyfried attends the premiere of
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Seyfried also said the whole experience was “really stressful” before “all of a sudden this amazing career-changing thing happened.”

Amanda Seyfried attends the UK premiere of
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But I’m just glad she’s better now. You can see her remembering the whole story below:


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