“The Princess Diaries 3” has gone from a rumored risk to being in precise growth at Disney, sources informed The Hollywood Reporter.
The nascent challenge is being written by Aadrita Mukerji, whose résumé is comprised of tv scripts for reveals together with “Supergirl” and “Reacher.” There’s at present no director hooked up to the challenge.
Sources informed the Reporter that Disney hopes Anne Hathaway, who was 22 when the primary sequel was launched, will return, however she is beneath no contractual obligation to take action. The Oscar-winning actor portrayed the titular princess within the first two movies and voiced her hopes to return to the franchise greater than as soon as.
“I would more than entertain it, I’m pulling for it,” Hathaway informed ET in October. “If there’s any way to get Julie Andrews involved, I think we could make it work. We would go to where she was and put a green screen behind her and just make it happen.”
“The Princess Diaries” (2001) turned younger Hathaway right into a star and marked her characteristic movie debut. It was primarily based on Meg Cabot’s novel of the identical identify and starred Hathaway as an American teenager revealed to be inheritor to the throne of the fictional European kingdom of Genovia. Andrews performed Hathaway’s grandmother, the Genovian queen.
Hathaway and Andrews reprised their roles in “The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement” in 2004.
The franchise, which was directed by the late Garry Marshall, grossed greater than $300 million worldwide. The two movies turned house video classics for youngsters and youngsters.
“I got very, very, very famous,” Hathaway informed People in 2019.
“Getting to make it and be on set every day, I got to hug Julie Andrews every day,” Hathaway reminisced throughout her interview with the outlet. “That part was also very, very, very magical. Then it came out and it was received. That part even, by the way, was magical.”