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Updated on Jun 24, 2020. Posted on Jun 9, 2020

Here's What The Cast Of "But I'm A Cheerleader" Are Doing 20 Years Later

20 years on and it's just as iconic.

It's been 20 years since the cult classic was released, so let's have a look at what the cast are up to now!

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Natasha Lyonne – Megan

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Natasha’s been in movies since she was seven, and since taking on the role of Megan, she’s done a lot. She’s starred in a ton of iconic movies and TV shows, including American Pie and Orange is the New Black, and is the leading lady and co-creator of Russian Doll.

Clea DuVall – Graham

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Clea’s a well-known face to any ‘90s movie lover and/or queer girl. Not only has she been in loads of stuff since (Veep, American Horror Story, and Broad City to name a few), but she’s also a director. In 2016, she wrote, directed, and starred in The Intervention, which also featured some of her But I’m a Cheerleader castmates.

RuPaul – Mike

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Unless you’ve been living under a rock you’ll know what RuPaul’s been up to – building an entire drag empire. As well as albums, music video cameos, and podcast, RuPaul’s Drag Race has been running since 2008 with no signs of stopping. Ru’s still acting though – he most recently starred in the Netflix original AJ and the Queen.

Cathy Moriarty – Mary Brown

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Probably most well known for her role in the ‘80s hit Raging Bull, Cathy Moriarty played Mary – the awful founder of True Directions who we all loved to hate. Since playing the movie’s villain, Cathy’s had roles in Law & Order, This is Us, and Patti Cake$, to name a few.

Eddie Cibrian – Rock

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Eddie played Rock – Mary’s “heterosexual” son and the boys of True Directions eye candy. Since then, he’s turned his attention to TV, and has starred in a number of shows, including Third Watch, Ugly Betty, and CSI: Miami. He’s also married to LeAnn Rimes, and the pair had a reality show on VH1 back in 2014.

Melanie Lynskey – Hilary

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Since her role as Hilary, Melanie’s been pretty busy. As well as starring in Two and a Half Men, she’s appeared in loads of movies, including The Perks of Being a Wallflower. She’s also a pretty big deal in the independent film community, and reunited with Clea Duvall for The Intervention.

Dante Basco – Dolph

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Dante played Dolph, who was banished from True Directions for living his truth. '90s kids will know Dante as Rufio from Hook, and cartoon aficionados will recognise Dante as the voice of Prince Zuko from Avatar: The Last Airbender and Jake from American Dragon.

Douglas Spain – Andre

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Andre won everyone’s hearts with his dance moves and incredibly quotable lines. Like his costars, Douglas has continued acting, and he’s also ventured into producing. He most recently starred in the supernatural horror film, The Assent.

Katharine Towne – Sinead

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After playing pain-loving Sinead, Katharine joined Clea in the cast of She’s All That, and was in David Lynch’s Mulholland Drive. Since then, Katharine’s kept a pretty low profile – she's made appearances here and there, and starred in the series Tell Me You Love Me back in ’07, but hasn’t been on TV since 2012.

Kip Pardue – Clayton Dunn

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But I’m a Cheerleader was Kip’s first movie role, but he’s probably most well known for starring in Remember the Titans. Kip’s last big role was Frankie Dean in Runaways in 2018.

Joel Michaely – Joel Goldberg

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Like some of his castmates, Joel has added producing to his roster, and he’s been pretty busy – he currently has four projects underway. His most recent acting role was in the independent film Farewell Amor.

Mink Stole – Nancy

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Since playing Megan’s mum, Mink has appeared in a number of films, and reunited with her onscreen daughter in 2010 in the gore horror film All About Evil. As well as acting, Mink is an ordained minister and performs weddings.

Bud Cort – Peter

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In Bud’s five-decade-long career, the comedian and actor has appeared in film, TV, and onstage, including roles in Ugly Betty and Criminal Minds. His most recent role was the voice of The King in The Little Prince, back in 2015.

Michelle Williams – Kimberly

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Michelle’s role was a little bit blink and you’ll miss it, but she played Megan’s cheerleader “friend” who helped stage her intervention. Michelle was already a pretty big star when the film was released but has starred in ton of award winning films since, ncluding Brokeback Mountain, My Week with Marilyn, and Shutter Island.

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