It’s been 20 years because the authentic — however Gabrielle Union confessed to James Corden that she & co-star Kirsten Dunst are down for a sequel to the long-lasting basic.
Convey It On followers rejoice — a sequel may very well be on the best way! Gabrielle Union, 47, simply teased that she and Kirsten Dunst, 38 — who performed cheerleaders Isis and Torrance within the authentic 2000 movie — have mentioned reuniting for one more film. “We really did like a public panel a few weeks in the past they usually requested about it,” Gabrielle spilled to The Late Late Present host James Corden on Thursday, Sept. 10. “And all of us have been like, ‘We’re in, like we’re completely in.’ So, you heard it right here,” she additionally mentioned.
James, 42, appeared wanting to know extra — urgent Gabrielle for extra particulars (particularly, if it’s “completely, genuinely going to occur”). “Completely, it’s completely going to occur,” Gabrielle gushed, including that they’d some inspiration from a sure Netlix documentary collection. “I believe as a result of like we bought obsessive about Cheer on Netflix and, you realize, it sort of introduced again the entire love of cheerleading,” she added.
Within the authentic film, Gabrielle’s Isis leads the East Compton Clovers whereas Kirsten is captain of captain of competing crew the San Diego Rancho Carne Toros. The 2 squads go head-to-head in a collection of dance offs to win regional and nationwide championships — with the Clovers in the end taking the massive title. “We sort of wish to see the place these individuals could be 20 years later,” Gabrielle, who was simply 22 when the unique movie was launched, additionally shared.
Just lately, the unique solid reunited for a digital particular to rejoice the movies’ milestone 20th anniversary the place Kirsten mirrored on passing on the film earlier than in the end agreeing to do it. “I used to be in Prague doing like this actually crappy film,” Kirsten mentioned after director Peyton Reed confirmed Kirsten initially mentioned no to the flick, which was referred to as Cheer Fever on the time. The 38-year-old additionally added she thought the film “was a danger” regardless of being “fascinated” by the cheerleading world.
“I keep in mind the explanation I did the film is speaking to Peyton…I used to be like, ‘He’s so cool and good and he’s gonna do one thing actually particular with it.’ That’s what I did assume after I talked to Peyton,” she additionally defined. Whereas the film has gone on to develop into a 2000s basic that result in quite a few direct-to-video spinoffs — together with 2017’s Convey It On: Worldwide Cheersmack — the unique solid has but to look in a sequel collectively.