Maine Classics

The 10 Most Intriguing People in Maine – Liv Tyler

November 1996

Imagine growing up in Portland, Maine. It’s pretty easy for a lot of us. But then imagine walking down Exchange Street in the Old Port for some shopping and seeing your face up on movie posters as the fea- ture actress in Stealing Beauty, the award-winning Bernardo Bertolucci film where you play opposite Jeremy Irons; Heavy, James Mangold’s masterpiece of low-tide dolor that is delighting the critics with its ambition, understatement, and charm; and That Thing You Do, the sensational big-box funfest where you’ve stolen the show as the lead female performer in a movie written by and starring Tom Hanks.

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