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Aimee Teegarden: From Friday Night Lights to Prom to Producing

May 02, 2011

Aimee Teegarden first caught Hollywood’s eye as Julie Taylor, the coach’s daughter on the critically acclaimed series Friday Night Lights, but in the five years since the show premiered she’s done a lot of growing up — and smartly so. This week Teegarden steps into her first starring film role by leading a cast of fresh-scrubbed high schoolers in Disney’s Prom, but as she looks toward a burgeoning career as producer and carefully plots her acting choices (including a teen action series for Warner Bros. opposite Twilight’s Jackson Rathbone) it’s clear this teen idol has a long-term strategy in mind. Read More