The women of the 2003 movie model of Freaky Friday are doing fairly effectively nowadays. Lindsay Lohan is having fun with a profession resurgence, full with a cope with Netflix. And Jamie Lee Curtis? She lately nabbed herself an Academy Award. So it’s solely pure that the 2 reunite for a movie that turns 20 this 12 months. And may it undergo, then it’s all Halloween Ends’ fault.
On Wednesday, The New York Instances printed an interview with the two stars, the place they give the impression of being again on their tackle the beloved 1972 body-swap novel. By the tip of the chat, although, they had been trying ahead.
“As I went world wide with ‘Halloween Ends,’ individuals wished to know if there was going to be one other ‘Freaky Friday,’” Curtis stated. “One thing actually touched a chord. Once I got here again, I referred to as my mates at Disney and stated, ‘It looks like there’s a film to be made.’”
Lohan chimed in, saying, “Jamie and I are each open to that, so we’re leaving it within the palms that be. We might solely make one thing that folks would completely adore.”
The Hollywood Reporter later confirmed that Disney, who produced the 2003 movie, is certainly engaged on a sequel. Whether or not it will be a theatrical launch or get dropped on their eventually-to-be-merged streamer is up within the air.
A Freaky Friday 2 has been within the offing for some time. Final fall, Curtis talked up the idea, saying she’d “already written to Disney, my mates at Disney” concerning the matter. Not lengthy after Lohan said she was game. And right here we’re.