Somehow, an entire 20 years have passed since There’s Something About Mary came out. Everyone and their cousin has seen the 1998 hit rom-com with Ben Stiller and Cameron Diaz. The film was a great success, since everyone loves a good romantic comedy, especially if it’s about a group of guys going to crazy lengths to win the heart of a woman.
Wonder what the cast is up to today?
Cameron Diaz played Mary Jensen, an orthopedic surgeon who had all the men crazy over her. Since then, Diaz has starred in an endless amount of hit movies, and officially retired from acting in March 2017 after a highly successful career.
Ben Stiller played Ted Stroehmann who attended high school with Mary, and was so close to going to prom with her until he had an issue with his zipper. He rushes to the hospital, but thirteen years later he finds Mary again and falls in love with her again. Stiller since then has starred in countless movies and television shows, and has also received several awards for his work. He was diagnosed with prostate cancer, however since September 2014 he has been given a clean bill of health.
Matt Dillon played Pat, who was hired by Ted to find Mary, and once he finds her he even drugs a dog to get her to fall in love with him. Since his role in the movie, he’s played in many others. Chris Elliot, who had the role of Dom, Tom’s best friend who convinces him to get in touch with her. Today, he is best known for his sketches on Late Night With David Letterman and has also had hilarious roles in several movies.