Relive PEOPLE’s Twitter Chat with The Giver Star Odeya Rush

Odeya Rush

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updated 07/30/2014 AT 6:00 PM ET

originally published 07/30/2014 AT 7:30 PM ET

At only 17 years old, Odeya Rush is poised for stardom: Her biggest movie yet, The Giver, comes out next month, and the dystopian YA adaptation already has legions of fans.

As Fiona, the Israel-born actress holds her own against Hollywood heavyweights Jeff Bridges, Meryl Streep, Alexander Skarsgard and Katie Holmes – plus up-and-coming heartthrob Brenton Thwaites.

PEOPLE hosted a live Twitter chat with Odeya on Wednesday night, touching on everything from the audition process to what Taylor Swift did on set.

In case you missed it, relive Odeya’s Q&A below, and catch her on screen when The Giver hits theaters Aug. 15.


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