50 Most Beautiful People
By Ian Spelling
mind what you see onscreen. When it came time to do the beach
scene in the recent teen hit She's All That, Freddie Prinze, Jr.
was not exactly, well, all that. Thank goodness for makeup. "This
lady shaded me, and I looked up and yo! I had a chest!" he
recalls. "They make it look like you have muscles. And it
the 6'1" Prinze settles for less honed ("I never work
out") but every bit as eye-catching. "I love the fact
that he's tall and lengthy and not stocky or all buffed up,"
says his live-in love, actress Kimberly Mccullough (formerly Robin
Scorpio on General Hospital). "He has the sexiest stomach."
he's not wild about showing it off. On the set, Prinze (who says
he's "not too skinny, not too fat -- you know, normal")
insisted on wearing a robe between takes. "Freddie's very
shy about having any attention drawn to him at all," says
director Robert Iscove. "It's pretty refreshing."
actor's daily routine begins with "a nice 30-minute shower,"
he says, followed by a dab or two of Sebastian's Twisted Taffy
pomade to smooth his cowlicks, and a couple sprays of Secret deodorant.
"I should use Gillette or something tougher," he says,
"but I love the scent of baby powder. How weenie is that?"
his disdain for exercise ("boring") and low-cal diets,
Prinze admits he may not be the heartbreaker at 50 that he is
at 23. But he's not going to worry about it. "Hopefully people
will say, 'Well, he's fat, but he's cool,'" he says. Definitely
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