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Sarah Michelle Gellar celebrates Selma Blair’s birthday with kiss snap from Cruel Intentions

Sarah Michelle Gellar celebrates her pal Selma Blair’s birthday by sharing a throwback snap of their saucy kiss from Cruel Intentions

It was the steamy scene that was awarded with an MTV Movie Award for Best Kiss.

And Sarah Michelle Gellar couldn’t resist celebrating her longtime pal Selma Blair’s 47th birthday by sharing a snap of the two of them leaning in for a kiss during the iconic 1999 teen drama, Cruel Intentions. 

The actress, 42, proved their bond was still tight as she added the gushing caption: ‘I may not be able to spend your birthday with you, but that won’t stop me from sending kisses.Happy Birthday @selmablair.’ 

Sarah Michelle Gellar, 42, celebrated her pal Selma Blair's 47th birthday by sharing a snap of the two of them leaning in for a kiss during the 1999 teen drama, Cruel Intentions

Sarah Michelle Gellar, 42, celebrated her pal Selma Blair’s 47th birthday by sharing a snap of the two of them leaning in for a kiss during the 1999 teen drama, Cruel Intentions

Thrilled at Sarah’s birthday wishes, Selma commented: ‘ I love you so much. Thank you my forever friend.’

It has been two decades since the release of Cruel Intentions, and Sarah celebrated the milestone back in March.

Sharing a snap with Selma, and the rest of the baby-faced cast, including Ryan Phillippe and Reese Witherspoon – who were married from 1999 to 2007 – Sarah added the caption: ‘Wait…today 20 years?!?’ 

‘I literally just realized today is the actual anniversary. Well 20 years later I may be even more proud of this film.’

The actress proved their bond was still tight as she added the gushing caption to the throwback snap of their smooch

The actress proved their bond was still tight as she added the gushing caption to the throwback snap of their smooch 

Twenty years on from the movie, Sarah and Michelle proved they are still closer than ever (Pictured together at the 26th Annual Race to Erase MS Gala, in May 2019)

Twenty years on from the movie, Sarah and Michelle proved they are still closer than ever (Pictured together at the 26th Annual Race to Erase MS Gala, in May 2019) 

The Buffy The Vampire Slayer star’s message continued: ‘Not very often do you get to be a part of cinema, that holds the test of time.’

Sarah then thanked those involved, telling director Roger Kumble: ‘You are the most wonderfully disturbed person I know and I love you.

Her castmates also got a special message: ‘@reesewitherspoon @selmablair@ryanphillippe (and not pictured @seanpthomas @vancityjax) you are even better actors and better people then you were then. Forget me- everybody loves this film and I intend to keep it that way.’    

Cruel Intentions focused on the affairs of the wicked step-siblings Kathryn (Gellar) and Sebastian (Ryan Phillippe) as they cajole and connive their way around their prestigious Manhattan prep school.

Their saucy onscreen smooch was awarded with an MTV Movie Award for Best Kiss, and they celebrated by puckering up once again (Pictured 2000)

Their saucy onscreen smooch was awarded with an MTV Movie Award for Best Kiss, and they celebrated by puckering up once again (Pictured 2000)

'Even more proud of this film now': It has been two decades since the release of Cruel Intentions, and Sarah celebrated the milestone back in March

‘Even more proud of this film now’: It has been two decades since the release of Cruel Intentions, and Sarah celebrated the milestone back in March

When the new headmaster’s daughter Annette (Reese Witherspoon) comes to town, Kathryn convinces Sebastian to seduce her on a bet, but thing quickly complicate as he discovers he’s in love. 

Although it received mixed reviews, it was a box office success and helped bolster the careers of several true Hollywood talents. It also went on to inspire a musical and two straight-to-release spin-offs.

Nowadays, Sarah and Selma are still big names in Hollywood with a slew of impressive acting credentials.  

The star has also been vocal about her struggles since being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) in October 2018.

Daily Mail UK

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