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Actress reveals eating disorder

Lily Collins tapped into her own experience with an eating disorder for her role in movie To The Bone.

The 27-year-old actress stars in the upcoming movie as Ellen, a young woman who is battling anorexia.

Written and directed by Marti Noxon, the narrative is based on her own encounter with an eating disorder, with the film premiering at the Sundance Film Festival on Sunday (22Jan17).

Speaking at the event, Lily explained that she had a very intimate connection with her character, as she herself suffered with an eating disorder as a teenager.

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