Jennifer Coolidge, 60, obtained a whole lot of motion after starring in her now iconic position as Stifler’s mother, Jeanine, in American Pie. The actress revealed she slept with “200 folks” after the 1999 comedy movie was launched, and credit her MILF character for the motion. “There have been so many advantages to doing that film. I imply, there can be like 200 people who I might by no means have slept with,” she instructed Selection, in a brand new interview.
Within the film, Jennifer’s character made a memorable impression when she tried to seduce her son’s classmate, Paul Finch, who was performed by Eddie Kaye Thomas. She finally ends up having intercourse with the pal and so they proceed to have extra flings collectively, incomes her the title of MILF, which implies Mom I’d Like To F*ck. Stifler, performed by Seann William Scott, wasn’t amused by the connection, making the whole storyline humorously awkward.
Along with American Pie, Jennifer has starred in varied well-liked tv sequence and movies, regardless of initially being rejected after many auditions. “ten years of my lifetime of auditioning, none of it added as much as a job,” she instructed the outlet. “The worry is gone while you’re so used to shedding. There’s some freedom in that.”
A number of the different iconic roles Jennifer performed embody Paulette Bonafonté, who taught us easy methods to “bend and snap,” in Legally Blonde, The White B*tch of Gnarnia in Epic Film, and Betty in The Secret Lifetime of the American Teenager. Jennifer additionally admitted that she nearly turned down the a part of Tanya in The White Lotus, although it was written for her. “I didn’t like the best way I seemed,” she mentioned after being sincere about placing on weight throughout COVID-19.
Fortunately, the gifted star ended up enjoying the half and it turned an enormous hit. “The best factor was that nobody knew if it was going to be something!” she mentioned. So far as what’s subsequent for her, Jennifer has a number of movies lined up for the close to future, together with Shotgun Wedding ceremony, We Have a Ghost, and Legally Blonde 3.