Model Behavior is a 2000 television receiver film that aired on ABC ‘s The Wonderful World of Disney anthology series. The film starred Maggie Lawson, Justin Timberlake, and Kathie Lee Gifford, and was directed by Mark Rosman. It is based on the ledger Janine and Alex, Alex and Janine by Michael Graubart Levin .
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Alex Burroughs is a shy, insecure adolescent female child who dreams of becoming a fashion couturier. While helping her don with his provide business at a party, she meets Janine Adams, a celebrated adolescent model. meanwhile, Janine is fed up with her coach mother making her animation nothing but work. particularly after not being dwelling when she has her first book sign, because her younger brother Max is going on a publicity tour. Through a strange concurrence, the girls converge and realize that they look identical to each early ( the entirely veridical difference being that Alex has to wear glasses ). Through this realization, Alex and Janine decide to swap places for a while. Alex gets to date Jason Sharp ( Justin Timberlake ), a young, gorgeous, but gratifying, male model, while Janine gets a go steady with Eric Singer, the most popular guy in Alex ’ s school. however, she has to deal with Janine ‘s domineering mother, Deirdre ( Kathie Lee Gifford ).
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When they start their newly life, they both end up with dates for Saturday. even though they were supposed to change back Friday, they call each early up and extend the date. Janine warns Alex to stay away from Jason because she believes that he is using her for the attention. meanwhile, Alex warns Janine to stay away from Eric Singer. Alex ‘s younger brother Josh tries to reveal her “ Janine ” secret. Towards the end when Alex wants to tell Jason that she is not Janine, but she is seen by Eric and he thinks she ‘s cheating on him. Jason walks off on her a well. So Janine and Alex swap back the following morning. Alex is grounded but she goes to the ball and thus does Janine, disguising herself as Alex. After both families show up, everyone finds out their secret. The two are able to convince their families to not be so hard on them and Eric leaves the most popular daughter in school, Mindy, to be with Janine. jason shows up having seen Josh ‘s record which Alex sent to him to show him the truth and dances with her .
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- Directed by Mark Rosman
- Writing credits
- Michael Levin – Janine & Alex, Alex & Janine book
- Matt Roshkow – teleplay
- Produced by
- Jack Brodsky – co-producer
- Mike Carz – executive producer
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- From 2007 to the start of the year 2009, whenever the film aired on the Disney Channel, commercials for it always mentioned Timberlake as “‘N Sync’s Justin Timberlake” despite the fact that the band broke up in 2002.