A Look at The Hottie and the Nottie

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A week before Valentine's Day, the ultimate romantic stars in a new movie: yes, folks, Paris Hilton has a lead role in The Hottie and the Nottie.

And her co-stars didn't exactly know what to expect from the socialite.

"I didn't know what to expect going in quite frankly," Christine Lakin told MTV. "But I can't say enough about how much [Hilton] went out of her way to embrace both myself and my co-star [Joel Moore]; she was so lovely."

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In the comedy, Hilton refuses to marry her on-screen boyfriend (Moore) until he finds a suitable suitor for her fugly best friend, played by Lakin.

"I truly look like a cavewoman in this film," laughed Lakin, who underwent two hours of makeup and prosthetics each day before shooting. "I had moles, acne and a unibrow! I was balding!"

The film will mark the first leading role for Paris, but Lakin swears that off screen, Hilton is anything but snotty. In fact, the twosome even spent girlie time bonding at the heiress's house.

"Her house was very nice, beautifully decorated and modest," Lakin said. "But her closet is to die for - absolutely gorgeous!

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