Toronto Film Festival Portraits on LIFE.com

Jennifer Garner poses at the Toronto Film Festival at the LIFE Portrait Studio

Jennifer Garner poses at the Toronto Film Festival at the LIFE Portrait Studio

At the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival, where she is promoting her new movie The Invention of Lying, Jennifer Garner is among the stars who dropped by photographer Jeff Vespa’s studio.

“Nothing is better than making Ricky laugh,” Garner said of her Invention of Lying director Gervais. “He has the best laugh in the world. You know it’s genuine … It’s like a badge of honor to make him laugh.”

As the festival continues (it runs through Sept. 19), get exclusive first looks at some of of Vespa’s portraits of the stars.

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