Grool! Tina Fey’s Mean Girls: The Musical Is Being Turned Into a Movie
It looks like Gretchen Wieners is out to make fetch happen all over again because Mean Girls: The Musical is being turned into a movie.
According to Entertainment Weekly, the news comes as the producers of Broadway’s Mean Girls finalize the decision to schedule its final showing in London’s West End in late Spring of 2021.Just like the original film, the upcoming Mean Girls adaptation – to be made under Paramount Pictures – will be produced by Tina Fey and Lorne Michaels.
Fey, who wrote the book for the Broadway show, will also write the script for the film, which will feature music by Jeff Richmond and lyrics by Nell Benjamin.”I’m very excited to bring Mean Girls back to the big screen,” Fey said of the film, which recently celebrated its 15th anniversary.
“It’s been incredibly gratifying to see how much the movie and the musical have meant to audiences.
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