Coyote Ugly celebrates its 22nd anniversary which features a cast including Piper Perabo, Tyra Banks, John Goodman, and others.
The 2000 comedy-drama movie received critical and commercial success, making a whopping $113 million at the box office worldwide.
Coyote Ugly follows Piper’s character, an ambitious girl who moves to New York City to pursue a career as a musician when she starts working in the bar Coyote Ugly.
Several of the cast members went on to appear in well-known movies and series, while others branched out to different ventures. So, what happened to the cast? Let’s find out where they are now.
After the success of the movie, Violet actress Piper Perabo appeared in several movies and series, including Cheaper by the Dozen, Loper, Covert Affairs and Penny Dreadful: City of Angels.
Most recently, she landed the role of Andy Salter on Showtime’s Billions and appeared as Summer Higgins in Yellowstone. You can find her on Twitter under the handle @PiperPerabo.
Apart from playing in Coyote Ugly, Adam Garcia is also known for his roles in Kiss Me, Kate and Saturday Night Fever.
His most recent appearances include Murder on the Orient Express, Death on the Nile and Afterlife of the Party.
John Goodman has had a number of iconic roles after playing Violet’s father in the film. Some of the movies he starred in include Storytelling, Beyond the Sea and Evan Almighty, while he has also been a regular presenter on Saturday Night Live.
He scooped a Primetime Emmy Award for his role as Judge Robert Bebe in Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip.
Melanie Lynskey went on to have a very successful career in Hollywood, having starred in Two and a Half Men, YellowJackets, Candy, among many other projects.
Tyra Banks is one of the famous cast members of the movie as she was already a supermodel and well-known media personality at the time of her role.
After the movie, she created America’s Next Top Model which aired for 24 seasons and landed her own talk show which she hosted from 2005 to 2010.
Most recently, Tyra was a presenter on the latest series of Dancing With The Stars.
Bridget Moynahan landed roles in several well-known movies, including John Wick, The Journey Home, Serendipity, I, Robot, among others.
She played Natasha in Sex and the City and reprised her role in the show’s spin-off And Just Like That.
Maria Bello, who played the bar’s owner in Coyote Ugly, starred in The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor and Lights Out.
Most recently, she landed the role of Jack Sloane/Flashback Bertha in the series NCIS (2017-2021).
After Coyote Ugly, Izabella Mika starred in Deadwood, The Cape and Chicago Fire.
She also had guest appearances in The Flight Attendant, NCIS: Hawai’i, Hunters and NCIS: Los Angeles.