Addison rae is the actress who stars He is like that, the remake from the ’90s classic She’s All That, which since its premiere was among the 10 most viewed fictions on Netflix and this Wednesday is in the first place in the ranking.
The 20-year-old star plays Padgett Sawyer, a influencer of beauty that decides to leave the networks to become “one more person”, but a fight with his ex-partner goes viral and his attempt to leave the digital world will become more complicated than he thought.
His character’s story is not that far removed from his real life. Addison is a TikTok star, where it is known as Easterling and last year it was included in the ranking of Forbes of the tiktokers best paid in the world. According to the medium, accumulated a wealth of five million dollars before turning 20.
Born in Lafayette, Louisiana (United States), began her career as a dancer and that led her to share her videos dance on social networks, first he did it in Instagram and then in TikTok. Thanks to this, he achieved international fame. According to Variety, after his popularity in the app skyrocketed, the influencer moved to Los Angeles and signed a contract with the talent agency WME.
In addition, he took advantage of his large number of followers -which alone on Instagram add up to 39.4 million- to launch her own line of cosmetics, became the image of the clothing brand American Eagle and signed a contract with Spotify to make a podcast with his mother, Sheri nicole, known as Mama Knows Best.
As rebuilt Forbes, Easterling’s success started in July 2019 when he opened his TikTok account. In a short time, he managed to reach one million followers, which today became more than 83 million. “They shouted my name when I walked to class, it was amazing to me,” the young woman said in an interview.
But his incredible popularity transcended social media and allowed him to reach the director’s eyes. Mark Waters, who understood that he was the perfect person for the leading role. In addition to her, the cast also includes Tanner buchanan, Madison pettis and Peyton meyer.
The cast of He is like this, the new Netflix movie that is a hit on the platform (Instagram: @ addisonraee /)
Addison is also a friend of the Kardashian clan. According to what was reported by Cosmopolitan, the tiktoker she is a friend of Kourtney, one of the sisters. They met in 2020 and showed great chemistry, which generated that Kim and Khloé they came to think that they had a romantic relationship.
Like good comrades, Addison appeared in the final season of Keeping Up With the Kardashians, where he exchanged funny dialogues with the Kardashian-Jenners, while Kourtney returned the favor by making a cameo in He is like that.
Last weekend, Rae posted a message on Instagram to thank her followers for making the Netflix film a hit. “Wow. I want to thank everyone who has seen He’s All That this weekend. The premiere of my first movie is still so surreal that it is difficult to process”He wrote in the post.
And closed: “I am very grateful for all the love they gave me and for this opportunity. I love seeing how much they love our movie. Thanks to all the people who have worked so hard to bring this to life… and most of all thanks to my amazing fans around the world. “
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