Chloë Grace Moretz and Jamie Blackley star in If I Stay, a film based on Gayle Forman’s bestselling young adult novel about the relationship between a talented cellist (Moretz) and a fellow musician (Jamie Blackley). Their love for each other is palpable, but when fate hands them a devastating blow, will their union persevere through this tragedy?
Whether it’s going toe to toe with Julianne Moore in Carrie or dabbling in Martin Scorsese’s universe with Hugo, Chloë Grace Moretz has approached her movie roles with a steady and passionate keep it simple approach.
“I’ve always followed my heart,” says Moretz, whose other credits include scene stealing work in the Kick-Ass films and (500) Days of Summer. “And with every project I’ve ever chosen, it’s been something that I feel I couldn’t live without.”
At 17, Moretz is already an actress who’s carrying her own films, but even though she’s in a rarefied (and hard earned) place in her profession, she also knows the acting journey will have its highs and lows. Click on the audio bar below to hear Chloë Grace Moretz talk about her acting journey which started at the tender age of five.
If I Stay opens August 22.