Newcomer Portia Doubleday takes on her first leading role opposite Michael Cera in Miguel Arteta's s film YOUTH IN REVOLT. In the film adaptation of the cult novel by C.D. Payne, Doubleday plays the refined and witty ‘Sheeni Saunders' opposite Cera's ‘Nick Twisp', who tries to win over her affections. Having grown up in Los Angeles and graduated from LACES high school, Doubleday was in the middle of her freshmen year at college when she landed the coveted and well contested part. She recently starred in the title role of the AFI short 18 written and directed by Joy Gohring.
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