Paris Hilton Stars In 'The Hottie & The Nottie,' On DVD May 6
Infamous socialite-turned-musician-turned-actress Paris Hilton (Pledge This, House of Wax and the upcoming Repo!) stars and executive produces this surprisingly sweet tale about a "hottie" with a heart of gold. She is joined by a talented ensemble cast that includes Joel David Moore (Dodgeball and the upcoming James Cameron project Avatar), Christine Lakin (Georgia Rule, "CSI" and "Step by Step") and Johann Urb (1408, "Dirt," and "Entourage").
"This was a fun movie to do and it's a really sweet, romantic comedy," says star Paris Hilton. "The Hottie & The Nottie has a beautiful message that I think people will really enjoy."
The Hottie & The Nottie is directed by Tom Putnam (Broadcast 23, which premiered at the 2005 Sundance Film Festival) and is packed with fun bonus features including:
- Commentary from Paris, Christine, and Joel
- Making Of featurette
- Blooper Reel
- Photo Gallery
-Watch the trailer & enter to win stuff!
The Hottie & the Nottie is a comedy about opening your heart and closing your eyes. It centers on a "perfect 10" woman, Cristabel Abbott (Hilton); her less fortunate best friend, June Phigg (Lakin); and the guy who gets in the middle. Having pined away for Cristabel since the first grade, twenty-something Nate Cooper (Moore) must find a boyfriend for the less-than-beautiful June before he will even have a shot at landing the girl of his dreams.
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