Jamie Lee Curtis Reveals Exciting Update Regarding “Freaky Friday 2”

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The early 2000s are BACK!

It was a magical moment when Freaky Friday hit the silver screen in 2003. The remake of the classic 1976 film became an instant hit, captivating audiences with its quirky storyline and lovable characters. Starring Jamie Lee Curtis and Lindsay Lohan, this modern take on the body-swap trope was a delight from start to finish. Now, nearly two decades later, rumors of a potential sequel, Freaky Friday 2, have started making their way through Hollywood, leaving fans excited about the potential for a sequel.

Earlier this year, it was revealed that Jamie Lee Curtis and Lindsay Lohan are both interested in reprising their roles for a second installment. The chemistry between Curtis and Lohan was undeniable, and their performances received critical acclaim. It seems that their fond memories of working together have sparked a desire to revisit the world of Tess Coleman and her rebellious daughter Anna Coleman.

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“Freaky Friday 2” Excites a Fandom

Even 20 years after the release of the film, fans still love Freaky Friday. There have been tons of pressure from fans to see a remake being made of this movie, but the timing was never quite right. Now, with Jamie Lee Curtis fresh off an Oscar win and Lindsay Lohan reentering the entertainment industry, it finally feels like this is the time for the film to be made.

Earlier this week, Jamie Lee Curtis was in the Parks doing some promotion for her new film, Haunted Mansionwhen she revealed that Freaky Friday 2 is in the works and had some insight on the production schedule.

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Jamie Lee Curtis Spills the Beans

While answering some questions with her Haunted Mansion Cast Members, Curtis revealed that Walt Disney Pictures would be making the sequel next year. She explained that her co-star Lindsay Lohan is having a child in October, so the production schedule will be happening when she is ready.

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This is huge news and a reason to celebrate! 2024, come sooner!

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Eva was born and raised in the beautiful state of Oregon but has since relocated and lives in New York City. Since she was young, Eva has loved to perform in musicals, especially Disney ones! Through performing, Disney’s music became the soundtrack of her childhood. Today, Eva loves to write about all the exciting happenings for the Walt Disney Company. In her free time, Eva loves to travel, spend time in nature, and go to Broadway shows. Her favorite Disney movie is 'Lilo and Stitch,' and her favorite Park is Disney's Animal Kingdom.