Grab your tissues and gird your loins, everybody, 'cause it's that time of year again!No, not allergy season: Today marks the release of yet another Nicholas Sparks movie adaptation, that exciting annual event wherein we all spend Friday night sunk down in a theater seat, emotionally eating an extra large popcorn, feeling extremely angsty about the inadequacy of our own relationships compared to the one currently onscreen.And to celebrate this moment, MTV News sat down "The Longest Ride" star Britt Robertson for an interview.In the video below, the actress opens up about her role as Sophia Danko, a.k.a. "For me that's a really great quality in a young woman, to know what you want to do so early on, and do what you can to achieve it," she said.Born in Charlotte, North Carolina, Robertson splits her time between Greenville, South Carolina and Los Angeles, California.She lives in Vancouver, British Columbia, during the filming of The Secret Circle.From 2005 to 2006, she appeared on the television sitcom "." In the series, she appeared role as Mandy along with the stars Freddie Prinze, Jr.
In 2013, she starred in the film " playing Julie which was directed by Tim Mc Cann and written by Anthony Di Pietro.
A throwback of young Britt Robertson Source: Instagram/Britt Robertson Robertson's mother, Beverly worried about the public school system and commanded Robertson to be home-schooled.
Her grandmother raised her for a good portion of her life in Greenville, South Carolina area.
At 16, her grandmother returned to North Carolina since Robertson has been surviving on her own.
Robertson is very close to her grandparents, Shuler and Jerry.
Her independent films include From Within and Driving Lessons.