Yup, A *New* 'Mean Girls' Film Is In The Works

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Mean Girls is coming back to our screens—and not in sequel form! In a more unique circumstance, the movie-turned-musical is being turned back into a movie again.

Tina Fey's script was a massive cult hit the first time around, spawning countless one-liners ("Stop trying to make fetch happen") and fashion wisdom for generations to come ("On Wednesdays, we wear pink").

Lindsay Lohan played Cady Heron, whose attempt to infiltrate The Plastics is a story that became folklore for everyone who grew up in the 2000s, and also for everyone who tried to imitate the many iconic looks, from the velour tracksuits to the tiny purses (which are back!).

The 2004 movie made the transition into a musical and premiered in 2017. The success of its Broadway run has now kick-started the development of an updated Mean Girls movie, which will contain the original story, but with singing and dancing. According to a statement by creator Tina Fey:

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"I'm very excited to bring Mean Girls back to the big screen. It's been incredibly gratifying to see how much the movie and the musical have meant to audiences. I've spent 16 years with these characters now. They are my Marvel Universe and I love them dearly."

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With the success on both the stage and screen, another movie will no doubt bring in a whole new generation of fans, who, in years to come, will also be able to raise their hands if they have been personally victimized by Regina George.

Now, time to go and re-watch it as many times as possible, because as we all know, the limit to Mean Girls intakedeep breathdoes not exist.

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This article originally appeared on Cosmopolitan.com/uk. Minor edits have been made by the Cosmo.ph editors.

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