Fans of dilogy “Legally Blonde” can rejoice – they are waiting for the third part of the franchise. About this Reese Witherspoon told the correspondent of Entertainment Tonight.

At the premiere of the second season of “Big Little Lie”, the actress confirmed to journalists that “Blonde in Law 3” is in development. “This character is loved by many. You just want to send her on the same journey as in the first movie, and I had a great time working on it, ”said Witherspoon. She did not share the details of the plot, but mentioned that “the script is ready, but the filming has not yet begun.”

For the first time, the actress mentioned a return to the role last year at the Ellen DeGeneres Show. Reese reasoned that the idea of ​​returning El Woods to the screens was pretty good: “We are negotiating with the studio. I like to play this character, she is amazing. So if you really want her to come back, I will. ” Obviously, the negotiations were successful, since the premiere of the third part of the popular franchise is scheduled for February 14, 2020. A little legal red tape and Reese Witherspoon in pink for Valentine’s Day – as a gift from the creators.

“Legally Blonde” was released in 2001 and, with a budget of $ 18 million, collected 141 million at the box office, becoming a real hit. The film turned Reese Witherspoon from an aspiring actress into a world star. Two years later, followed by a sequel, which was not as profitable as the original picture. It will be clear in 2020 how the third part will show itself and whether it will be able to win the hearts of the fans again.