The place there’s a will, there’s a Hathaway, so get able to bow down for a 3rd time as a result of a brand new “Princess Diaries” sequel is within the works.
Since queens are by no means late (everybody else is solely early, bear in mind?) followers have been patiently anticipating the arrival of the subsequent chapter within the adventures of later-in-life royal Mia Thermopolis for 15 years.
And now, girls and gents of Genovia, we’re nearer than we’ve ever been earlier than.
The princess herself, Anne Hathaway, issued what quantities to a royal bulletin on “Watch What Occurs Dwell with Andy Cohen” Thursday evening, giving followers a long-awaited replace on the movie.
“There’s a script for the third film,” Hathaway revealed, including that she, co-star Julie Andrews and producer Debra Martin Chase are all dedicated to collaborating as soon as once more.
However the Oscar winner stopped wanting confirming the mission had formally been given the inexperienced gentle, because it seems like there’s nonetheless some fine-tuning to do.
“All of us actually went it to occur, it’s simply we don’t wish to do it except it’s good,” Hathaway continued. “We don’t wish to ship something till it’s prepared.”
After the primary movie made Hathaway a family identify and a bankable field workplace queen, the solid and crew returned for the tepidly acquired sequel “Princess Diaries: A Royal Engagement,” which occurred to be co-written by “Gray’s Anatomy” creator Shonda Rhimes.
However after the deaths of producer Whitney Houston and director Garry Marshall, the third movie within the franchise appeared more and more unlikely, as Hathaway moved to extra critical roles.
“For the primary few years of my profession, ‘The Princess Diaries’ was so cool in so some ways. It was a fantastic first job. It was successful,” Hathaway advised HuffPost Dwell again in 2015. “However on the similar time, it was onerous to get into rooms to be taken critically for roles that weren’t princesses. And so, I feel partially, that’s why I’ve tried to have as huge of a variety as I’ve had.”
The actress has seemingly come again round since then and maintained an in depth friendship with Andrews, even penning a heartfelt be aware on Instagram for her 83rd birthday.
Andrews, for the report, has additionally expressed curiosity in a reprising her function, however defined she was following Hathaway’s lead when it got here to a 3rd “Princess Diaries” film.
“I feel we would do it in honor of [late director Garry Marshall],” she advised BuzzFeed in March 2017. “Annie had an concept that she needed to pursue about it, and I’m all for it, so if she’d wish to.”
No matter occurs, we’ll simply be completely happy if Sandra Oh returns as Vice Principal Geraldine Gupta, so we will get one other iconic second for the historical past books.