Live Q&A with 'American Beauty' Actress Mena Suvari

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Date: Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Time: 6:00 p.m. PT/ 9:00 p.m. ET
Moderated by: Tova Laiter

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Award winning actress, MENA SUVARI, made her film debut working with director Gregg Araki in the cult-classic NOWHERE (1997). That was soon followed by the back to back blockbuster successes of AMERICAN PIE (1999) and the five-time Oscar-awarded AMERICAN BEAUTY (1999). Directed by Sam Mendes, her genuine and moving performance as the character Angeles Hayes in the iconic film earned her a Best Supporting Actress nod by BAFTA and a SAG Award for Best Ensemble Cast. Suvari also won a Movieline Award for ‘Breakthrough Performance.’

She reunited with Jason Biggs in Amy Heckerling’s romantic comedy LOSER (2000) and continued to showcase her range in projects as diverse as Jonas Åkerlund’s cult-classic SPUN (2002), Rob Reiner’s RUMOR HAS IT (2005), Tony Scott’s DOMINO (2005), BEAUTY SHOP (2005) and FACTORY GIRL (2006), amongst others, while also contributing sequels to the AMERICAN PIE franchise in between (AMERICAN PIE 2 in 2001 and AMERICAN REUNION in 2012, respectively).

On the small screen, Mena re-teamed with Alan Ball with on the award-winning HBO series SIX FEET UNDER (2004), played the iconic Black Dahlia in Ryan Murphy’s series AMERICAN HORROR STORY (2011 and 2018), appeared on CHICAGO FIRE (2013) and the lead in the Amazon pilot HYSTERIA (2014) and WeTv’s mini-series SOUTH OF HELL (2015), EP by both Eli Roth and Jason Blum for Blumhouse Productions. She also did sketch comedy, taking successful turns on the series INSIDE AMY SCHUMER (2016) and HOT DATE (2017). Additionally, Mena co-starred in the highly anticipated tv series AMERICAN WOMAN alongside Alicia Silverstone and produced by John Wells for the Paramount Network.

On the heels of a critically acclaimed role in the independent film BECKS, she has the following upcoming films DON’T TELL A SOUL (2019) starring opposite Rainn Wison and GRACE AND GRIT (2019) starring opposite Francis Fisher.

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