From the moment she popped up on-screen in her breakout role in American Pie in , Shannon Elizabeth became a household name and an object of desire for just about every heterosexual teenage boy and frat guy among other demographics in the Y2K era. Countless dudes and ladies fell in love or something more tawdry with Elizabeth for her role as Nadia, a friendly foreign exchange student who was very free with her body. Like most of the rest of the cast of American Pie , Elizabeth enjoyed instant celebrity and additional film roles after her big break, including playing Nadia once more in American Pie 2 and Justice in Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back. Here's a look at what Shannon Elizabeth has been up to recently.
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Why Hollywood won't cast Shannon Elizabeth anymore
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She grew up in Waco, Texas. When she was in high school, she got very interested in tennis that she had initially considered to pursue the sport professionally. However, she chose to pursue modeling instead before making a move to try acting.
In our second installment of What The Hell Happened To… we again turn to the Tomatometer to chart the rise and fall of a once-promising Hollywood talent. Thirty-four-year-old Shannon Elizabeth got her first big break in as Nadia, the busty foreign exchange student in the R-rated comedy hit American Pie. Nearly ten years later, Elizabeth is now best known for… her role as Nadia, the busty foreign exchange student in American Pie. How, we ask, did this come to be? How did a ShoWest Star of Tomorrow class of find herself in barely-released feature films and noticed more for her hobbies and her breasts than her craft?