NEW YORK: Sexy â€˜American Pieâ€™ actress Tara Reid plays an anthropologist in â€˜Alone in the Darkâ€™, director Uwe Bollâ€™s paranormal thriller co-starring Christian Slater.
Reid, who started out as a child actor appearing in TV commercials, feels she is at a critical crossroad in her career.
Reid, 29, believes her reputation as a â€œbig party girlâ€ is jeopardising her future as an actress. â€œTo find myself as a poster girl for wild behaviour is affecting my career, my work,â€ she was quoted as saying. The star of â€˜My Bossâ€™ Daughterâ€™ and â€˜Josie and the Pussycatsâ€™ is looking forward to the new horror thriller, where she plays an anthropologist. â€˜Alone in the Darkâ€™ is based on a video game. Slater plays a detective of the paranormal, who unravels the truth about certain mysterious events with deadly results. â€” IANS