Thomas in a Protestant household. She has said that skating prepared her for physical acting, because it trained her to be "in tune" with her body. In addition to playing sports including volleyball, badminton, and soccer ,  McAdams served on the student council , participated in the Crime Stoppers program, and was a member of the Peer Helping Team. The Italian-Canadian co-production was filmed in Sicily when McAdams was 22 years old, and it marked her first time on an airplane. McAdams was 25 years old when she was cast as the mean high school queen bee Regina George, and she modelled her character on Alec Baldwin 's performance in the drama Glengarry Glen Ross
Mexico[ edit ] At the age of 23, Hayek landed the title role in Teresa , a successful Mexican telenovela that made her a star in Mexico. For her performance, Hayek was nominated for an Ariel Award. She earned a Best Actress Academy Award nomination for her performance. Originally intended as a half-hour sitcom for NBC in , the project would later be picked up by ABC for the — season with Silvio Horta also producing. Hayek guest-starred on Ugly Betty as Sofia Reyes , a magazine editor.
I agree. I’m an atheist but not an angry or a militant atheist. I generally get along well with religious people of varying faiths. I often used the word blessed to describe my life—I don’t ascribe a religious connotation to it. I just know I am more fortunate than most in this world and it’s often violent and horrific history