Hailee Steinfeld is a young American actress most known for her portrayal as Mattie Ross in the 2010 film True Grit, for which she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and a BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role. In May 2011, Steinfeld was chosen to be the new face of the famous designer brand, Miu Miu. Her recent projects include a leading role as Violet in the romace-drama Can a Song Save Your Life? by John Carney. She also stars as Petra Arkanian in the science fiction action-adventure film directed by Gavin Hood, called Ender's Game, which is based on the book by Orson Scott Card. Steinfeld plays Juliet Capulet in an upcoming adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet by director Carlo Carlei that premieres in October 2013.