I sort of casually mentioned I was going through, like, a blue period and felt sort of depressed and that was what motivated me to start writing for this record ('Wild Hope,'Mandy Moore denies depression reports Sep 17, 2007
I feel like so much time has passed, in my mind I approached this record as like a clean slateMandy Moore grows up on new album Jun 19, 2007
I've been going through this really crazy time in my lifeMandy Moore on the mend Apr 03, 2007
Diane truly is on a pedestal to me. I love herGhosts don't scare Mandy; Keaton does Jan 25, 2007
I'm a very positive person, and I've always been glass-half-full. So it was like someone flipped a switch in meMandy Moore says she was depressed Jan 22, 2007
Amanda Leigh "Mandy" Moore (born April 10, 1984) is an American singer-songwriter, actress and fashion designer.
Moore became famous as a teenager in the late 1990s, after the release of her teen-oriented pop albums So Real, I Wanna Be with You, and Mandy Moore. Moore subsequently branched out into film, starring in 2002's A Walk to Remember and later in other movies, such as Chasing Liberty, also aimed at teenage audiences. Two of Moore's later films, American Dreamz and Saved!, were satires. Her most recent album, Amanda Leigh, was released on May 26, 2009. Moore has sold more than 10 million records worldwide.
Her private life, including her relationships with tennis player Andy Roddick and with actors Wilmer Valderrama and Zach Braff as well as her marriage to singer Ryan Adams, became the subject of media coverage.