Elle Woods can be again in MGM’s Legally Blonde 3, with a brand new script to be written by Mindy Kaling (The Workplace) and Dan Goor (Parks and Recreation). Again in 2018, it was introduced a brand new Legally Blonde movie was on its means, with Reese Witherspoon set to return as her iconic character. The writers from the primary movie, Kirsten “Kiwi” Smith and Karen McCullah, have been initially set to write down the script.
In keeping with Deadline, Kaling and Goor, who additionally labored collectively on an upcoming wedding ceremony comedy with Priyanka Chopra, can be writing an authentic story, and never making contact ups or modifications to any present script for Legally Blonde 3. Witherspoon will star and produce beneath her studio Howdy Sunshine, alongside one of many collection’ authentic producers, Marc Platt.
The original Legally Blonde film got here out in 2001 and has since turn into a basic. A sequel was launched two years later. Since then, it has been 17 years, however the story of Woods, a sorority woman who follows an ex-boyfriend to Harvard Regulation College to win him again and as a substitute turns into an achieved lawyer herself, stays an essential piece of popular culture.
Beforehand, Mindy starred within the comedy The Mindy Challenge and has created and executive-produced a collection of exhibits and movies, together with Hulu’s 4 Weddings and a Funeral tv adaptation, the Amazon comedy Late Night time, and most lately, the Netflix collection By no means Have I Ever. Goor has received two Emmys for writing on The Day by day Present and Late Night time with Conan O’Brien, and co-created the hit comedy Brooklyn 9-9. The 2 ought to make a enjoyable group for Legally Blonde 3.
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