Paramount Pictures has launched the first official trailer for the musical film Mean Girls which will hit the big screen starting January 12, 2024. This latest film is an adaptation of the Mean Girls Broadway show which first opened in 2018.
For your information, the musical film Mean Girls is not a sequel or remake, but rather a stage-to-screen adaptation of the Broadway musical. The film will introduce the story in a new way while paying homage to the original film that aired in 2004 and starred Lindsay Lohan.
Mean Girls Cast (2024)
Renee Rapp will play the leader of the Plastics gang, iconic antagonist Regina George. He reprized his role when he debuted on Broadway. Apart from that, there is also Angouri Rice who plays the main character Cady Heron, Avantika Vandanapu as Karen Smith, Bebe Wood as Gretchen Wieners, Christopher Briney who plays the main character, namely Aaron Samuels, and Ashley Park who will join in this film.
The supporting cast who are friends of the main characters are featured again in the latest film Mean Girls. There is Aulii Cravalho as Janis Sarkisian and Jaquel Spivey who plays Damian Hubbard.
Mean Girls Film Features Original Cast in 2004
Tina Fey, who wrote the screenplay for the 2004 comedy hit and co-wrote the 2018 Brodway musical, also returned to write the screenplay for the musical Mean Girls and produce the film adaptation with directors Arturo Perez Jr. and Samantha Jayne.
Not only that, the legendary film writer also appears in the film, Tina Fey plays Ms. Norbury, who taught students in the musical Mean Girls. Tina Fey’s character reprises her role in the original film in 2004. Tim Meadows, who plays school principal Principal Duvall, also plays again in the latest film Mean Girls. The original cast in the original film adds to the nostalgic impression when watching this musical film.
Synopsis of the Musical Film Mean Girls
New student Cady Heron is welcomed to the top of the social group by an elite gang of popular girls called the Plastics. The group is ruled by the conniving Queen Bee, Regina George. However, when Cady makes the terrible mistake of falling for Regina’s ex-boyfriend, she soon finds herself caught up in their targets.