The blonde star, 27, used her relationship with the press to help her portray a unscrupulous and devious reporter in the sequel to the hit SCOOBY-DOO film.
Silverstone says, "I've definitely had a lot of experience with reporters and journalists over the years.
"But the thing I played on was the fact that she pretends to be the most compassionate and thoughtful journalist, but in actual fact she doesn't really care about the people she's dealing with.
"I definitely had a lot of fun with that."15/04/2004 21:01