Lindsay Lohan received the vacation season ― and her long-awaited comeback ― off to a spirited begin this week with a contemporary twist on a yuletide basic.
On Friday, the actor unveiled her rendition of “Jingle Bell Rock,” which shall be featured in “Falling for Christmas,” her forthcoming Netflix comedy.
“Jingle Bell Rock” was made well-known in 1957 by nation musician Bobby Helms. Lohan’s model, after all, is a playful wink at her personal cinematic legacy. She first carried out the track within the smash 2004 movie “Mean Girls” alongside co-stars Lacey Chabert, Rachel McAdams and Amanda Seyfried.
In the 18 years because the film was launched, their iconic rendition ― which passed off at a highschool expertise present, with Tina Fey on the piano ― has gone on to encourage numerous tributes on YouTube, TikTook and different platforms.
Listen to Lindsay Lohan’s “Jingle Bell Rock” beneath.
Due out Nov. 10, “Falling for Christmas” follows spoiled resort heiress Sierra (Lohan), who’s stricken with amnesia after being injured in a snowboarding accident.
In true rom-com vogue, Sierra begins her restoration within the care of a good-looking ski lodge proprietor, Jake (Chord Overstreet), and his younger daughter (Olivia Perez) simply days earlier than Christmas.
Directed by Janeen Damian, “Falling for Christmas” marks Lohan’s first main position in a significant film since 2013’s “The Canyons.” She’s additionally an govt producer on the movie, which is the primary in a three-picture cope with Netflix.
In current years, Lohan has maintained a low profile, and at the moment resides in Dubai with husband Bader Shammas, whom she married in July. She’s additionally been frank in interviews about her experiences with drug and alcohol habit throughout her early years in Hollywood.
As of late, nonetheless, Lohan has hinted that she’s desperate to resume her profession. She’s described being on the set of “Falling for Christmas” as a “rebirth.”
“It was really comforting to me, when I got the script, to see a movie that was a rom-com because it’s always fun to work on something lighthearted and family-oriented that makes people happy and provides a bit of an escape,” she informed Cosmopolitan in an interview revealed Monday. “And I was excited to kind of come back, to do something with Netflix, who is a big family in a way. It was the right fit for me, especially to be able to executive produce it.”