A year later, he joined the cast of the long-running NBC medical drama, ER in the eleventh-season premiere, playing resident Ray Barnett.

In May 2007, West left ER at the end of the thirteenth season after winning a role in Supreme Courtships, In the film, he portrays Darby Crash, a member of the 1970s punk band the Germs.

It's been 15 years since "A Walk to Remember" premiered in 2002, and it lives on to this day as one of the best high school romance movies of all time.

It was about two people who couldn't be more opposite falling in love.

My story deviated in a different direction than I expected.

But ultimately, life is about being happy and fulfilled and sometimes that means making hard choices.” One of those hard choices was her divorce from the singer, 41, with the custody battle over the pair’s pets proving particularly difficult.

"I absolutely walked away from that project so convinced that there would never be a project as special as that."At the time, Mandy was definitely starstruck to be working with Shane, who had already starred in his share of hit TV shows and movies.

He basically became her mentor on set."Shane was so wonderful," she raved. He had a lot of respect as an actor and I was just the total newbie.

June 10, 1978) is an American actor, punk rock musician, and songwriter.

West is known for his portrayal of Eli Sammler in the ABC family drama Once and Again, Landon Carter in A Walk to Remember, Darby Crash in What We Do Is Secret, Dr.

Ray Barnett in the NBC medical drama ER and Michael Bishop in The CW spy drama Nikita.

He also starred in the WGN fantasy/adventure/historical drama Salem as John Alden.

There was a romantic serenade, dancing in the moonlight, first kisses, a wedding — it had everything! "Everything about him – the way he dressed and the music he listened to.