"Lovelace" trailer: Amanda Seyfried channels "Deep Throat" porn star

Amanda Seyfried as Linda Lovelace in "Lovelace." Radius-TWC

A new trailer has been released for "Lovelace," the biopic starring Amanda Seyfried as '70s porn star Linda Lovelace.

The trailer showcases Lovelace's small-town beginnings, her post-"Deep Throat" rise to fame and her later activism against the porn industry.

Peter Sarsgaard stars in the film as Lovelace's husband, Chuck Traynor. The cast also includes James Franco (as Hugh Hefner), Chloe Sevigny, Adam Brody, Hank Azaria, Bobby Cannavale and Sharon Stone.

"Lovelace" will arrive in theaters on Aug. 9.

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