“Getting the chance to work with Netflix was such a pinch me second and now to have the ability to proceed the connection is past my wildest goals,” Rae stated in a press release. “I’m thrilled to have the ability to collaborate with this unimaginable staff and am excited to develop initiatives whereas persevering with to strengthen my abilities as an actress.”
Netflix’s director of household movie Naketha Mattocks added: “Addison Rae’s allure and promise is simple as evidenced by He’s All That and her already passionate fan base. We’re thrilled to be a part of this subsequent section of her burgeoning profession as an actress.”
Rae — who’s at the moment the third-most standard TikTok consumer with over 83.3 million followers — made her appearing debut within the latest Netflix comedy He’s All That, a gender-swapped reboot of the 1999 movie She’s All That. She starred as Padgett, a preferred teenage influencer who units out to rework her nerdy classmate Cameron (Tanner Buchanan) into promenade king.
Netflix estimates that over 55 million households will watch He’s All That inside its first month on the streamer, the place it’s already reached #1 in 78 nations (together with Brazil, France, and Saudi Arabia).
In a July interview with Elle, Rae responded to critics questioning her casting over extra skilled actors.
“On this trade, whenever you are available in and get labeled as one factor… individuals prefer to maintain you there,” she stated. “What individuals don’t understand is I’ve all the time needed to do appearing, I’ve all the time needed to do music. I’ve all the time needed to do all these different issues that [people] didn’t actually get to see or know, as a result of I simply began being recognized after I was 19 years previous.”
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