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!!
Thanks for sticking with me.”February 14, 2002 – Katrillion spoke with Mandy about how she’ll be celebrating Valentine’s Day now that she’s broken up with actor Wilmer Valderrama.
Don’t get the wrong impression though, the dancing and all was a bit um, not me.
I remember I wasn’t keen on that idea and thankfully it didn’t happen,' he revealed. The person just didn’t seem right.'While both stars describe the film as life-changing, Mandy says the biggest impact was on her appearance – specifically her hair, which she had to dye brown for the role.'I was blonde then and, for the most part, haven’t gone back since. 'As silly as it sounds, there was a real significance in the way that people saw me, but also in the way that I carried myself and that I saw myself.'While the pair have no plans to reunite together onscreen at the moment, Mandy says they're both keen to, and are just looking for the right opportunity.'We're working on it! For now though, fans of the hit film will just have to settle for a walk down memory lane instead. 'Shane followed suit as he posted the message: 'It seems it's the 15th anniversary of the little engine that could.... Time flies Your love and support for this film will always put a smile on our faces.
Mandy took to Instagram to mark the occasion on Wednesday, sharing a photo from the movie and writing: 'In honor of the 15th anniversary of A Walk To Remember, let's take a walk down memory lane...
Well, that and for basically her whole career (music, TV, film, Broadway — everything I hope to accomplish one day).