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Lori Loughlin Shares Her Outlook on Perseverance Five Years After College Admissions Scandal

Lori Loughlin Shares Her Outlook on Perseverance Five Years After College Admissions Scandal

“Life’s too short,” Lori Loughlin says — and after serving prison time, the actress can understand the mantra well.  Five years after the college admissions scandal that put Loughlin and fellow actress Felicity Huffman in the spotlight for unexpectedly wrong reasons, the Full House alum is emerging back into the spotlight, recently appearing on co-stars Jodie Sweetin and Andrea Barber‘s How Rude, Tanneritos! podcast and posing for the cover of FIRST for Women.  In her interview for the magazine, Loughlin shares her outlook on overcoming challenges, an apropos topic for the star who spent nearly two months in prison in 2020 after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit wire and mail fraud. She and husband Mossimo Giannulli were accused of paying $500,000 in bribes to have their two daughters admitted to the University of Southern California as crew team recruits despite them never having actually participated in the sport.   “Every day we’re met with different obstacles, but it’s all in how you approach things,” she tells the magazine. “For me, it’s just persevering and as an actress, I hear ‘no’ a lot, …

Lori Loughlin Recalls Working With Keanu Reeves on ‘The Night Before’

Lori Loughlin Recalls Working With Keanu Reeves on ‘The Night Before’

While taking a trip down memory lane, Lori Loughlin recalled the positive experience of working with Keanu Reeves on their 1988 film The Night Before. The Full House actress recently opened up about the teen comedy on her former co-stars Jodie Sweetin and Andrea Barber’s How Rude, Tanneritos! podcast. The Thom Eberhardt-directed film follows Reeves’ character, Winston, who takes the popular high school girl, Tara (Loughlin), to prom, but wakes up with no memories and Tara missing. “[Reeves] was the nerdy guy?” Sweetin asked as Loughlin confirmed, “He was the nerdy guy. Could you imagine?” The When Calls the Heart actress added that The Matrix star “was so wonderful. … What a lovely, lovely man.” Sweetin admitted that she has wanted to “meet him so bad” because of all the “awesome” things she’s heard about Reeves, and Loughlin confirmed it all to be true, adding, “He’s just a dream” and “so sweet.” Elsewhere during their conversation, Loughlin talked about filming the “funny” movie, The Night Before, which she described as a “quirky black comedy.” Though she said her overall …

Lori Loughlin Recalls Dropping to Her Knees When She Heard Bob Saget Had Died

Lori Loughlin Recalls Dropping to Her Knees When She Heard Bob Saget Had Died

Lori Loughlin is opening up about Bob Saget‘s death, a tragedy she says she still can’t come to terms with. During an appearance on Jodie Sweetin and Andrea Barber‘s How Rude, Tanneritos! podcast, Loughlin opened up about her Full House and Fuller House co-star’s untimely death on Jan 9, 2022. He was 65. Loughlin, who played Aunt Becky on the iconic sitcom, was asked if she remembers where she was when she heard about the tragic news. Lori Loughlin – Gary Gershoff/Getty Images “I was playing golf. It was a Sunday, and I was with [husband Mossimo Giannulli] and we just came off the golf course and I had my phone in my bag,” Loughlin recalled. “I took my phone out of my bag, and I had probably 25 missed phone calls. As I’m looking at my phone, I have 25 missed phone calls from John [Stamos]. I have 15 missed calls from Dave [Coulier]. I think I had a few missed phone calls from Candace [Cameron-Bure]. And as I’m looking at my phone and I’m thinking, …