In Style - June, 2000
Jason Biggs Star of Boys and Girls, Loser and American Pie
age: "Twenty-two. I'm a Taurus. I'm supposed to be
headstrong -- or something-strong. I'm wise beyond my years. When you start
[acting] at 5, you grow up a lot more quickly."
first real job: "Although I was always acting, I never touched the money.
It was for college. To earn spending money, I worked at Subway as a sandwich
artist. We were all licensed sandwich artists. I still go into Subway sometimes
and think, Hey, you're not cutting the bread right."
first crush: "Jami Gertz in The Lost Boys. I also had a Kathy Ireland
poster on my wall."
dating game: "I don't play by the rules. Wait two days to call? If I like
the girl, I'm going to call her. A girl's got to have a sense of humor. A girl
who can make me laugh is like, Wow! Dating's harder these days because I just
want to come off as a regular guy."
style: "For chill-wear, I'm big on cargo pants and sneakers. For an
audition, it's jeans and John Fluevog shoes. For a premiere, plain-front black
Gucci pants, a gray V-neck sweater, and black shoes. Black is my color. And
since I've lost some weight, I like wearing nice-fitting clothes."
confession: "I'm a little neurotic. I tend to overanalyze things, and it
ends up annoying me."
aspirations: "To keep working, travel the world, graduate from college,
and have a family."
pet peeve: "Reporters who keep insisting that I deliver funny