Rumors Spread Like Wildfire
Reynolds shared on the set of Van Wilder was apparent, despite the rumours that they had an off-screen romance. Rumours spread like wildfire about the two actors.
These rumours were almost certainly fuelled by the fact that their on-screen romance stoked those rumours. There is no doubt about it.
The fact that they both made appearances on TRL at the same time piqued the interest of a great number of people, who wondered whether or not they were romantically involved. In addition to her part in the American Pie film series, Tara Reid was a sought-after comedic actress during the same time period as Burt Reynolds. This was the case during the time period in question.