Amanda Leigh "Mandy" Moore (born April 10, 1984) is an American singer-songwriter and actress who is best known for her starring role as Rapunzel in the 2010 hit Disney animated film Tangled and reprised the role in most of the character's subsequent appearances. She reprises the role again in the television series of the same name. She starred as Rebecca Pearson in NBC drama series This Is Us since 2016.
Some audiences have noted certain similarities between Moore, and her character Rapunzel, such as their facial features and personality. Also, Moore is famous for frequently changing her hairstyle and color from short and brown, to long and blonde, or vice versa, similar to Rapunzel. Furthermore, Rapunzel is seen barefoot throughout the majority of the film. Likewise, it is a known fact that Mandy Moore, as a singer, enjoys performing barefoot.