Jamie Lee Curtis is on board to return to i miss friday – and apparently any movie that reunites her with her former body-swap daughter.
While attending the Crystal Onion: A Knives Out Mystery premiere in Los Angeles on Monday night, the actress opened up to PEOPLE about the possibility of reuniting with her longtime friend Lindsay Lohan on screen again.
“There would be nothing I would love more, honestly, than to be able to work with her again, to share our time again, and now to be able to share it at this age with the two of us who are 20 years older, or whatever.” Curtis, 63 , He says.
Although Curtis is open to collaborating with Lohan on any project, he has specifically been toying with the idea of a i miss friday sequel recently and told PEOPLE that it’s more than just wishful thinking.
“We’re talking,” insists Curtis, when asked if the concept of making a follow-up to Mark Waters’ 2003 adaptation of Mary Rodgers’ 1972 novel of the same name carries any real weight. “There is a lot of good talk going on.”
Curtis first floated the idea of i miss friday two during an appearance at the view in October, saying that he would love to play “old grandmother” who changes bodies with Lohan.
“Then Lindsay gets to be the sexy granny, who is still happy with armon brand in all the ways that you would be happy with Mark Harmon,” Curtis said. “And just, I’d like to see Lindsay as the hot granny, and I’d like to see myself trying to deal with little kids today. I want to be a helicopter parent in today’s world, like an old lady.”
Lohan, 36, supported the idea of making a sequel during a November appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
“We talked about it, yes,” he said. jimmy fallon, recalling that he first heard about the concept while working on another project. “Take the fact that I was on set filming at the time, and Jamie Lee Curtis writes, and you’re immediately excited and distracted, so I had to come down to Earth and say, ‘I’m on set. , I have to concentrate. then she said freaky friday 2And I got more excited.”
Pressed by Fallon about possible plans, Lohan hinted that the gears were turning, adding: “We’d both like to.”
Despite playing an uptight mother-daughter duo in i miss friday, Curtis told PEOPLE on Monday that she and Lohan have kept in touch since they finished the Disney movie. “We’ve stuck together through her travels, and she’s moved out of the country for a while,” Curtis shares. “We have never been in contact.”
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And refering to glass onion — the sequel to the hit 2019 murder mystery knives outin which Curtis starred alongside Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Toni Collette Y Ana de Armas – despite showing up at the premiere, Curtis has expressed envy at not appearing in the film.
“I’m NOT jealous. I’m not jealous. I’m not jealous. I’m not jealous. I’m not jealous. I’m not jealous. I AM jealous. I’m jealous. I’m jealous. I’m jealous. I’m jealous. I’m jealous”, he wrote on Instagram earlier this month, along with a poster photo for the sequel.
Noble glass onion: a mystery of knivesThe film’s moves tackle an all-new murder mystery investigated once again by Detective Benoit Blanc (Craig), but this time with characters played Kate Hudson, Leslie Odom Jr., edward norton, Janelle Monae, kathryn hahnJessica Henwick, Madelyn Cline, and dave bautista.
The film is scheduled to have a week-long limited theatrical release on November 23, before its streaming release on Netflix on December 23.