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The script evolved slowly over a four-year period, with Crowe adding Lloyd Dobler, who would eventually become the main character. Robert Downey Jr could have played Lloyd, Jennifer Connelly came close to being Diane.Lawrence Kasdan, writer of “The Empire Strikes Back” and “Raiders Of The Lost Ark” and director of “The Big Chill” and “Body Heat,” had been circling the project, but told Crowe, according to an interview at the time, “You are that main character. John Cusack and Ione Skye make one of the great screen couples in the film, but as ever, it could have been very different.“Say Anything” was not particularly successful on its release.John Cusack was an established star of films like “The Sure Thing,” but co-star Ione Skye was basically unknown, and director Cameron Crowe was, despite his writing credit on “Fast Times At Ridgemont High” eight years earlier, not a known quantity. Cusack has appeared in films, television and stage productions, receiving Academy Award nominations for Best Supporting Actress for her roles in the movies Working Girl and In & Out, as well as one Golden Globe and one Emmy Award nomination.
Joan’s paternal grandfather was Dennis Joseph Cusack (the son of Dennis F. Joan’s grandfather Dennis was born in New York, to Irish parents.
Cusack currently recurs on the Showtime hit drama/comedy Shameless, as Sheila Jackson.
Born in New York, New York, Joan Cusack grew up in Evanston and graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, like many other members of her family, including two of her siblings, and her father, she decided to focus on an acting career.
By the late 80s, she was racking up acting awards, nominations, and excellent reviews for such projects as "Working Girl", "Say Anything", "Addams Family Values", "Grosse Pointe Blank", and "In & Out".
She has received two Oscar nominations, two Emmy nominations, and a Golden Globe nomination, and has won multiple American Comedy Awards.