At the L.A. premiere of “A Guy Thing” Tuesday, Selma Blair looked delightfully girly in a frothy black tiered gown from Christian Dior’s spring collection. Blair’s role in the film as Jason Lee’s buttoned-up fiancée, isn’t exactly a stretch for her. “I’ve always played the straight role but with different degrees of goofiness,” she said. “I get the comedy from the straight girl coming undone. People laugh when she falls off the bed.”
And what exactly is a guy thing? Blair “loves them all” but claims whiskers and the smell of soap are favorites.
This story first appeared in the January 16, 2003 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.