Big Fat Liar
Easy A follows the story of a high school student who tells a lie about her virginity. Someone overhears it and spreads the news all over the campus, leading to the emergence of nasty rumors about her.
After the film, she announced her departure from the spotlight amid her substance abuse and mental health issues.
"I don't love acting anymore so I've stopped doing it," she wrote on then-Twitter at that time.
Bynes joined the star-studded ensemble of cast members in the 2007 musical romantic comedy film Hairspray. Based on the Broadway musical of the same name, the flick unveils the story of a teen who auditions on The Corny Collins Show. After winning, she starts taking baby steps to pursue her dream of being in the spotlight.
Bynes scored another leading role in the 2005 film Love Wrecked. The project, directed by Randall Kleisser, shares the story of a girl who gets stranded with a rock star on a Caribbean beach.
She's the Man
Based on The Brothers Grimm's popular fairytale Snow White, Sydney White is about a college freshman who aims to pledge her late mother's sorority. However, she soon finds out that the group has since changed.
She then works with seven outcasts to be the leader of student government in order to promote equal rights among the students.
What a Girl Wants
Directed by Dennie Gordon, the 2003 film What a Girl Wants retells the story shared in the 1955 play The Reluctant Debutante. It is about an American teenager who flies to England to search for her father she never met and knew.