Romy and Michele: In the Beginning is a 2005 television film and backdoor pilot starring Katherine Heigl as Romy and Alexandra Breckenridge as Michele, with a special appearance by Paula Abdul. It is a prequel to the 1997 film Romy and Michele's High School Reunion. Written and directed by Robin Schiff, its working title was Romy and Michele: Behind the Velvet Rope.
|Katherine Heigl||Romy White|
|Alexandra Breckenridge||Michele Weinberger|
|Kelly Brook||Linda Fashiobella|
|Amanda Righetti||Friendly Girl|
|Scott Vickaryous||Taylor Bradley|
|Rhea Seehorn||Ashley Schwartz|
|Bob Van Dusen||Iowa Tourist|