Hailee Steinfeld Inks Record Deal with Republic Records – Get the Scoop! (@HaileeSteinfeld)

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Hot on the heels ofPitch Perfect2s monumental success with the biggest box office opening ever for a musical, Academy Award-nominated superstarHailee Steinfeldhas officially signed toRepublic Records. The singer, performer, and actress is in the studio working on her debut release with the likes of Captain Cuts, Harvey Mason, The Futuristics, Mattman & Robin from MXM to name a few.

Audiences everywhere first got the opportunity to hearher performinPitch Perfect 2, when the highly anticipated sequel debuted in theaters last week.Hailees powerhouse voice takes center stage in the film, illuminating her soaring range, style, and spirit. Now, the world will get to hear like never before.

Republic Recordsexecutive vice presidentCharlie Walkcomments, The moment that we metHaileewe found her commitment to music inspiring. She has the vision, natural talent and dedication to compete at the highest level. We are thrilled to be a part of her musical journey.

Republic Recordsco-founder and chief executiveMonte Lipmansays, Haileeis a multi-talented artist and among her many gifts, her voice is both unique and undeniable. Its exciting to have her join the Republic family.

A true 21stcentury showstopper,HAILEESTEINFELDcaptured the hearts of viewers with her breakout turn as Mattie Ross in The Coen Brothers critically 2010 opus,True Grit. At just 14-years-old, she garnered an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress and a Screen Actors Guild nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role as well as a BAFTA nomination in the category of Best Actress in a Leading Role. She went on to star in the 2013 sci-fi epicEnders Game as well asRomeo and Juliet,Three Days to Kill, andBegin Again. 2015 sees her not only star inPitch Perfect 2, but release her very first single.

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

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