On-Set Feuds, Offended Audiences and a Box Office Disaster: 20 Secrets You Might Not Know About Drop Dead Gorgeous

E! Online | 7/23/2019 | Staff
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8. DDG marked Amy Adams' feature film debut, with the star going on to receive six Oscar nominations. And from the start, everyone on set knew Adams, who played the promiscuous cheerleader Leslie Miller, had something special.

"I remember Amy coming in, and immediately I was like, ‘Well, that's it, she's got that part,'" Janney told BuzzFeed. But funnily enough, Janney forgot that they were both in the movie when Adams later guest-starred on Janney's hit TV series The West Wing. "We were filming in Pittsburgh and we went out to dinner together and she was like, 'Do you remember I was in [Drop Dead Gorgeous]?'" Janney recalled with a laugh to VH1.

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In an interview with Cinema Blend, Adams said, "That was my first movie I ever made! Everything about that movie was just so surreal to me. That was the first time I realized like, 'I think I could go to Hollywood and at least get some commercials or something.'"

9. While she would go in to become a TV icon thanks to The West Wing and win an Oscar in 2018 for her work in I, Tonya, Janney ended up getting...
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