Within the early 2000s, Tara Reid was one of many queens of youngster motion pictures, particularly because of her starring function within the first two American Pie motion pictures. The actor additionally appeared in Merciless Intentions, The Large Lebowski, Van Wilder, Josie and the Pussycats, and My Boss’s Daughter, all throughout the span of some years. In the course of the time, Reid was additionally an enormous hit with the paparazzi and the tabloids, which she now says negatively affected her profession.
As we speak, Reid remains to be appearing, however she’s moved from teen motion pictures to, effectively, shark motion pictures. Six of them. Learn on to seek out out extra about Reid’s life and work now at 46 years previous.
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Although Reid is not fairly as well-known as she was in the course of the top of her teen film days, she’s been constantly placing out motion pictures ever since. She discovered explicit success with the Sharknado franchise, starting with the primary film in 2013. The actor went on to look in all 5 sequels, concluding with The Final Sharknado: It is About Time in 2018.
“‘I am not doing a film known as Sharknado. That sounds ridiculous,'” Reid stated she advised her agent in an interview with W journal. “It was the worst film I ever learn … It grew to become the most important sensation, ever.”
Reid has additionally appeared in 2012’s American Reunion—the fourth American Pie film—and lately, she was within the TV film A Royal Christmas Ball, the horror film Mummy Dearest, and the motion film Attraction to Paris. In truth, the previous teen idol works rather a lot total. In 2021, she was in 4 motion pictures, and in 2020, she was in 5.
Reid based the manufacturing firm Hello Joyful Movies.
“I lastly determined, I am not going to attend for individuals to forged me, I’ll begin casting myself,” she advised Selection of beginning to produce in a March 2022 interview. “I’ll make my very own future, my very own future.”
She continued, “When it is in your management, you may make issues occur as a result of nobody’s going to work more durable than you for your self. And so I really feel like I created my very own narrative. I am in an incredible area proper now and it is a very thrilling time in my profession.”
One of many upcoming movies Reid is producing is Masha’s Mushroom through which she stars alongside Vivica A. Fox. She additionally had producer credit on the final two Sharknado motion pictures.
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Within the ’00s, Reid was photographed by paparazzi nearly in all places she went and infrequently captured partying, incomes her a status much like that of Britney Spears and Lindsay Lohan on the time. Publications unfold gossip about her and made enjoyable of her.
“Individuals do not understand by them bullying you, particularly with magazines, that you just lose jobs, you lose work, you lose cash,” she advised W in 2021. She added that as we speak’s stars are capable of share their aspect of the story extra overtly than she was. “That is the one benefit of social media, is that you just get to talk your voice whenever you could not earlier than,” she stated.
She additionally advised Selection that folks nonetheless consider her as being in her 20s.
“Being judged as being 21 after I’m 46, that is been the toughest half,” she stated. “To say, ‘Hey, right here I’m. I am a girl, I run companies.’ I feel that you just’re gonna see actually rather a lot this yr, and it is thrilling to really feel it, to have everybody type of rooting for you this time. And I actually hope that can come by way of in each approach.”
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Reid reunited together with her American Pie co-stars for the twentieth anniversary of the film in 2019 with Leisure Tonight. It was the primary time all of them had been collectively since 2012’s American Reunion.
In 2021, Reid advised ET that she stays related with the forged. “All of us keep in contact in several methods. Natasha [Lyonne]‘s one in all my closest mates.” Reid added, “Whenever you develop up with somebody and also you get your first breaks with somebody, you possibly can always remember that.”
Reid additionally stated that there was an thought for one more American Pie film however that she had no thought when it could be made.
“I am unable to inform you when, as a result of I do not actually know when, as a result of we have now to get all of the actors collectively on the similar time to get our schedules collectively, however there’s a script on the market, I will put it that approach,” she stated. “It is the most effective ones. It is superb … It will occur, I simply do not know when.”