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Whatever Happened to Jennifer Love Hewitt?

By Mustafa Gatollari

It's 1997. You're a teenager. You manage to sneak into the movies to watch a new horror film called I Know What You Did Last Summer, and the screen presents you with the movie's main protagonist: Jennifer Love Hewitt.

Naturally, you immediately fall in love, because JHL was pretty much everyone's crush back then.

Scream did a good job of reinvigorating the slasher flick franchise, and there were plenty of other movies that tried to cash in on its success. Jennifer's film was a big enough box office hit to warrant a second film, appropriately titled I Still Know What You Did Last Summer.

She was the "it" girl at that time, and everyone in the late '90s and early 2000s was expecting her to be a huge film star.

However, though she's steadily worked in TV and film from a very young age, it seems like JHL suddenly fell off the radar. Which leaves a lot of people asking:

Whatever happened to Jennifer Love Hewitt?