In Holiday within the Sun, Atlantis resort worker Jordan Landers (Easter), as within the ironmongery store Landers, was an enormous effin’ deal. Not solely did he catch the attention of Alex (Ashley), he was additionally the article of Megan Fox‘s spoiled wealthy lady’s affection.
In a 2016 interview with Uproxx although, Easter admitted that their seven-yr age distinction throughout filming (He was 22, Ashley was 15) made their kissing scene slightly awkward at first.
“We clicked right away. I remember there being a little bit of a concern of the age difference because, I cannot believe it, they were just turning 15,” Easter stated. “I was 21 or 22 and looked like a baby. I remember Ashley saying, ‘No, it’s fine.’ And it was fine. They’re very mature for their age.”
In reality, he was the one who was apprehensive about their huge second, not Ashley.
“I remember being a little bit nervous for our kissing scene because I was thinking, ‘Oh my God, she is my brother’s age and I’m kissing a girl that’s my brother’s age,'” he defined. “And [Ashley] was so generous, even as an actress. I remember she grabbed my hand and was like, ‘Hey, do you want to practice really quick?’ And I was like, ‘Oh my God, yes please,’ because I was nervous too. I was 22 kissing a 15-year-old, which sounds awful but it’s professional. We went around the fountain and we just sat there and kissed. And I was like, Wow, she was such a good kisser, such a good kisser. And it totally broke the ice. We went back, they called us, and I remember we started kissing and the director Steve was like, “Cut—you guys, it was slightly bit too intense.” And I remember Mary-Kate was sitting right there in front of us laughing.”
Easter proved to have such nice chemistry with Ashley that he was recruited to be a part of their ABC Family sequence So Little Time, as soon as once more enjoying her love curiosity, with the now-40-year-previous saying they remained associates for years.
While he appeared in a couple of horror motion pictures after his time within the OTCU got here to an finish, Easter began working as a professional photographer in 2008. Since then, his work has been featured in The Hollywood Reporter, The New York Times, Elle Decor and different main publications, and has shot campaigns for main manufacturers like Kiehl’s and Johnson & Johnson. He can be a yoga instructor.
Easter and his accomplice Mitch Kunert are the parents of two children and three canine and stay in Iowa. And he is nonetheless shut with one of his Holiday within the Sun co-stars, spending New Year’s Eve in 2018 with Billy Aaron Brown. (He additionally took his former co-star’s head photographs.)