In 2006, Lively co-starred with Justin Long in Accepted, and Lively had minor roles in the horror film, Simon Says.
While Accepted was not well received by critics, Lively's performance was, earning her a 'Breakthrough Award' from Hollywood Life.
The commercial, directed by Doug Liman, aired during Gossip Girl on the CW, MTV and Comedy Central.
When I graduated from high school, I weighed 125 pounds because of wrestling.
This foreign-language drama explores a ruthless and powerful Mafia running a grisly criminal underworld. Kids make friends with all sorts of animals: domestic and exotic pets, animals in zoos, aquariums and the wild as well as strange creatures they never knew existed.
[More] The Julius House: An Aurora...: 'The Julius House: An Aurora Teagarden Mystery'. Aurora finally purchases her dream house, unaware of its murky history. We aim to help children obtain a greater understanding into the issues and problems confronting them and their country in relation to the rest of the world. [More] Isidingo: The Need: A window into the lives of the people living in Horizon Deep, a mining town on the outer edges of Gauteng.
Young viewers are motivated to get up and dance or sing along.
Lively's performance in the film earned her a nomination for a Teen Choice Award for "Choice Movie Breakout – Female.During her childhood, her parents took her to acting classes that they taught because they did not want to leave her with a babysitter.Lively said that watching her parents teach acting helped her learn the "drills" and gain confidence as she got older and entered the entertainment industry.During the 2008 United States presidential election, Lively expressed her support for Barack Obama.Lively and Penn Badgley appeared in a pro-Obama commercial, as part of Move On.org's Youth Vote program.Lively replaced Jennifer Lawrence as Ophelia, after the latter dropped out to do The Hunger Games.