She added, "I don't know if I could discern the difference between him and the character at that point in time because, again, it was my first experience doing anything like this and I was a 16-year-old, impressionable girl.
I was just so caught up in the moment and the experience.
Everything about him—the way he dressed, the little cigarettes that he smoked, and the music he listened to.
He was the character to me and there was definitely a part of me that absolutely fell in love with him.
He was just the perfect partner for that."—and for me I was into punk rock and so it was like completely opposites attract...
And this is exactly why we've all been hoping to see them reunite ever since. While partaking in an "Ask Me Anything" conversation on Twitter, Moore revealed she, West and the rest of the cast have been working on getting a reunion together."We're working on it!
The 33-year-old actress took to her Instagram to share a sweet throwback from the film alongside her co-star Shane West.
"Jamie Landon, 16 years ago, A Walk to Remember ❤️ #TBT," Mandy captioned the photo.
After wishing the couple and singles a happy Valentine’s Day, Mandy broke news that she’ll be starring in an independent film called ‘Try Seventeen’ with Elijah Wood. She also announced plans for a new video, but said fans would have to wait a few days for details. I’m not worried about it.” Meanwhile, Alex Greenwald, lead singer of fellow Sony artist Phantom Planet admitted, “[Mandy’s] intelligent, super-young.
February 14, 2002 – Mandy Moore responded to compliments from a fan who initially admitted to finding her sound and dancing routines in ‘Candy’ to be annoying to begin with but she’s slowly learned to like the singer after her latest album and after watching ‘A Walk to Remember’. It’s not really a crush actualized, but I think she’s really cute, has a good energy, and she’s vibrant.”February 12, 2002 – Mandy told fans why she’s such a huge fan of actress and singer Bette Midler on her official site’s message board today saying, “Yes, I love Bette Midler because she appeared on an episode of the Simpsons!!