Mean Girls Movie Musical As production is getting ready to begin, writer-producer Tina Fey reveals that two fan-favorite actors from the original film will return for a new project.
After listing some of the young actors who will appear in the movie musical based on 500 movie and subsequent stage musical of the same name, Fey on Thursday’s Late Night with Seth Meyers She and Tim Meadows will also appear in the film.
While it has not been confirmed which roles she and Meadows will play in the new film, Fey has indicated that they may reprise their roles as educators. In the 90 movie, Fey plays the math teacher Ms. Norbury and Meadows plays the principal Duvall.
“I do want to compliment you, you and Tim had some parts in the original movie that you just can’t get away with age,” Meyers said on Thursday night’s show.
Guys from Gilligan’s Island would go to a trade show and you’d say, ‘Oh, he’s wearing a beanie It looks so old. This is my goal. ”
Fey also revealed the making of the film, starring Reneé Rapp , Angourie Rice, Jaquel Spivey and Auli’i Cravalho, will begin March 6. The Hollywood Reporter for comments.
Fey is getting ready to hit the road with old friends too Saturday Night Live
alum Amy Poehler about their upcoming Restless Legs Tour .
When she boards Late Night stage, many of the four shows – city run were sold out. “So I have no reason to talk to you,” Fay joked to Meyers. , As of Friday morning, more shows have been added where tickets remain on some dates .
On Late Night, Fey talked about the tour and how it went, and a few other An upcoming program for the lucky few who get tickets to look forward to.
Steve Martin and Live performances by Martin Short , such as in the Emmy-nominated Netflix special Filmed in live shows that you will never forget .
“They do these live shows because they just love being with each other Hanging out together, so we thought maybe we could do something like this,” Fey said before joking, “And the older we get, the more Marty looks like me. ”
Martin and Short seemed flattered by the comparison.
Fey said Martin sent her a email, telling her, “We’re so excited for you, and if you want to help promote the show, you can say, ‘This tour is like the Steve and Marty tour, but without the oldies. ‘”
Short chimed in, and Fay recalled, “It was so exciting. I can’t wait to see which of you will be the Steve of the duo and who will please the audience. ”
As for the title being on tour, Fey said Poehler came up with this after they considered a long list of possibilities, including “”s, s and today, like contemporary radio stations”
Restless Leg Tour, she added, “no Literal, but it has emotional meaning, and that’s what we’re about.”
Fey also teases some of the secret talents they can show off on the show.
Poehler is apparently “really good at guessing what people are taking their meds” and Fey says she’s “very good at Sitting on the wall , so I probably do it all night. That’s an hour.”
Meyers suggests it could be like a psychology show, with Poehler guessing what pills people are taking, and Fey chiming in with a laugh, “Should we call it ‘We know you’re on pills’?”
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