It was at the beginning of 2020 when it was confirmed that 17 years later the franchise starring Reese Witherspoon will return, but so far the cast that will accompany her is unknown, in this regard her partner responded and it was announced that Luke Wilson wants to do ‘Legally Blonde 3’.
Based on the novel by Amanda Brown, ‘Legally Blonde’ was released in theaters in 2001 and it quickly became a hit, grossing $ 141 million at the worldwide box office.
The film spawned something of a franchise with a 2003 sequel, “Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde,” a direct DVD version of “Legally Blondes,” and a Broadway musical.
Reese Witherspoon will not only act, but will also produce this third installment through his studio Hello Sunshine, one of the reasons that inspires the fact that Luke Wilson wants to make ‘Legally Blonde 3’.
In the first two films, the actor played Emmett Richmond, Elle’s colleague, the character of Resse Witherspoon., to become at the end of the second movie.
In a new interview, the actor said that he would love to come back, but sadly he has not heard anything about the third film yet.
— MGM Studios (@mgmstudios) October 20, 2020
“Of course I’d do it. As for ‘Legally Blonde 3’, I don’t know any more than the others, and that’s really the truth. I heard they are writing it and trying to put it together, but they keep it a secretLuke Wilson noted.
Officially in development Since June 2018, it was previously reported that Mindy Kaling and Dan Goor were set to write ‘Legally Blonde 3’ with Kaling and Goor putting “a new twist” on the script that was originally written by Kristen “Kiwi” Smith and Karen McCullah. Jamie Suk will be the director.
So far, the release date of ‘Legally Blonde 3’ will be in May 2022, but it is unknown when its production will begin.