“Unfortunately I am,” she says of her relationship status “I am a hopeless romantic.
I believe in love.” “I’ve been through horrible relationships,” she continues.
"It's something that, you know, we've both experienced, you know, on different sides, different ends of the table," she said.
Taryn Manning can say she's both in the movies, anyway. "You could just see him formulating stuff in his head.
A tiny, 22-year-old brunette with piercing eyes and a welcoming smile, Manning appears in the debut feature films of both Spears ("Crossroads") and Eminem, whose movie still bears the temporary tag "Untitled Detroit Project." Manning shot "Crossroads" with Spears and Zoe Saldana after playing Rebecca Peabody on Fox's "Get Real" and co-starring in last summer's "Crazy/Beautiful" with Kirsten Dunst. He took the time to listen to it and said, 'Your sh-- is cool.' That meant a lot to me." Manning's role as Eminem's ex-girlfriend in his movie is small but important, she said. "He just knows he has the power to create something that could have a lot of longevity. I thought it was the coolest thing." Before she is seen on the big screen with Spears and Eminem, Manning will appear in this fall's "White Oleander" with Michelle Pfeiffer, Renée Zellweger and Robin Wright Penn. "It's a mix between hip-hop, trip-hop and pop," Manning said. "My brother writes all of the music," she continued. of their name) have been writing and recording their still-untitled album for two and a half years.
In the film, about three friends on a cross-country journey to discover fame, Manning plays Mimi, a small-town girl who convinces Spears' character that bigger things await. It was real inspirational for me, because I also sing and dance, and [Britney's] the ultimate performer." In one scene, Manning and Spears team up to put a pop twist on "I Love Rock 'n' Roll" (which Spears covers on her new album, Britney). "She comes to his work and harasses him and he tells her to go away," Manning said. Confidential") and co-stars Kim Basinger (see "Kim Basinger In Talks To Be Eminem's Movie Mom"). For now, she's putting acting aside to concentrate on finishing Boom K. "Someone called it 'folktronica,' and that's just not right. "He grew up listening to '80s music and hip-hop, so imagine that." Kellin and Taryn (the K. Although it's mostly keyboard-driven, the album has one track with Taryn playing guitar, while others feature the cello and clavinet.
Although "Crossroads" marks Spears' big-screen debut (see "Britney's Heart Into 'Crossroads,' Outtakes From Flick Appear On Britney"), Manning said the pop star was a pro in front of the cameras. In the following scene, the girls use the money they earned performing karaoke to check into a five-star hotel. "He starts seeing another girl in the movie, and you can kind of see how he is going to come back to me." Manning said she could sense that the first-time actor was feeling a lot of pressure on the set of the film, which is loosely based on his life. Many of Manning's lyrics are about her experiences since she moved from Arizona to Los Angeles three years ago to become an actress.
For starters, both artists became mega-successful at the end of the 90s: Britney released her , was released a few weeks later, in February.
And while these albums have since been heralded as ’90s classics, both artists were initially seen as novelty acts whose time in the public eye would be short.
“But unfortunately, I still believe in love and that sort of thing …
But I think you should protect your heart and stuff like that. I believe in love.” Spears, whose most famous loves were Justin Timberlake and Kevin Federline, adds that the best way to her heart is through romantic clichés.
Eminem was up for four Grammys, including album of the year for "The Marshall Mathers LP," but he was also being protested by the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation for what the group said were his "hate-filled" and "homophobic" lyrics.
Gay icon Elton John, however, believed that Eminem's use of homophobic slurs was part of the Marshall Mathers character and agreed to join Em in a surprise performance of "Stan," after which they hugged.
Spears worked to get the band's track in the movie after she gave Boom K.