Can you believe that Jessica Simpson almost starred in A Walk to Remember?
The 36-year-old bombshell almost played the sweet and terminally ill, Jamie Sullivan. Instead the role ended up going to Mandy Moore, and honestly we can't imagine the teen love story without the This Is Us star.
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Her co-star Shane West agreed that she was the perfect choice. "There was someone else – who I’m not going to say right now — whose name was batted around for Mandy’s role. I remember I wasn’t keen on that idea and thankfully it didn’t happen," he admitted.
Mandy and Shane broke all of our hearts with the emotional Nicholas Sparks movie — they really were the perfect pair!
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