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This Is What The Cast Of "Empire Records" Looks Like Now

It's been 19 years this month since the greatest cult classic hit theaters.

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Liv Tyler as Corey

Fun Fact: Liv Tyler's co-star, Coyote Shivers (who played Berko) was also her stepfather when the movie was filmed. Shivers was married to Tyler's mother, Bebe Buell, from 1992–1998.

Johnny Whitworth as A.J.

Fun Fact: Whitworth was friends with Tobey Maguire, who filmed scenes for the movie and is credited as "Andre" — though all his scenes were cut.

Renée Zellweger as Gina

Fun Fact: Zellweger had a cameo in Dazed and Confused, alongside Empire Records co-star Rory Cochrane (who played Slater). The two reportedly dated.


Rory Cochrane as Lucas

Fun Fact: Roger Ebert only gave Empire Records 1.5 stars in his review of the film, but said both Cochrane and Tyler had "unmistakable screen presence."


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