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Tara Reid

Tara Donna Reid (born November 8, 1975) is an American actress. She began her television career with several guest appearances on television shows such as Saved By The Bell: The New Class, Days of our Lives, and California Dreams. She is known for her recurring role as Danni Sullivan on NBC comedy drama series Scrubs. Her screen debut came in A Return to Salem's Lot (1987), followed by the hit films The Big Lebowski (1998), Urban Legend (1998), and American Pie (1999). She has since portrayed supporting as well as lead roles in several films, including Dr. T & the Women (2000), Josie and the Pussycats (2001), National Lampoon's Van Wilder (2002), My Boss's Daughter (2003), and Alone in the Dark (2005). Reid was born and raised in Wyckoff, New Jersey, the daughter of Donna and Tom Reid, both of whom were teachers and day-care center owners. She attended St. Elizabeth's Catholic Elementary, Dwight D. Eisenhower Middle School, Ramapo High School, John F. Kennedy High School in Granada Hills and graduated from Barnstable Academy, an alternative high school. She also attended Professional Children's School, in Manhattan, along with fellow actors Christina Ricci, Jerry O'Connell, Sarah Michelle Gellar and Macaulay Culkin. Reid has twin younger siblings Colleen and Patrick and another brother, Tom.

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Ian Ziering
Throws Tara Reid to the Sharknados Too

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- 265 days ago
Sharknado -- SEQUEL APPROVED ... Sharks to Invade NYC

Sharknado
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- 276 days ago
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'Sharknado'
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Tara Reid -- I'm Down for a 'Sharknado' SEQUEL!!!!

Tara Reid
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- 281 days ago
'Sharknado' -- Derek Hough REFUSED to Watch ... Because He Hates Awesome Things

'Sharknado'
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- 281 days ago
Tara Reid -- Sober to Sloshed ... aka Tuesday Night

Tara Reid
Sober to Sloshed aka Tuesday Night

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- 346 days ago
Tara Reid -- How Drunk? SOOOOO DRUNK

Tara Reid
How Drunk? SOOOOO DRUNK

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- 346 days ago

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