Jon Hamm Joins ‘Mean Girls’ Musical (Exclusive)
Jon Hamm is joining the Mean Girls Musical in the role of Coach Carr, the resident gym coach and incompetent sex-ed teacher. The feature adapts the Broadway musical, which is itself an adaptation of the 2004 teen comedy Mean Girls. Mean Girls Musical hails from Paramount, which is planning a Paramount+ debut. Hamm joins a previously […]
Amanda Seyfried Says Blake Lively Almost Got Her Role of Karen Smith in ‘Mean Girls’
The plastics in Mean Girls almost looked a little different. Amanda Seyfried, who played Karen Smith in the 2004 film, originally auditioned for the role of Regina George, which eventually went to Rachel McAdams. “I’d flown out to L.A. for the first time with my mother. It was very exciting,” Seyfried told Vanity Fair in […]
Tina Fey Says She and Tim Meadows Will Appear in ‘Mean Girls’ Musical Movie
The Mean Girls movie musical is gearing up to start production, with writer-producer Tina Fey revealing that two fan-favorite cast members from the original film will return for the new project. After listing a number of the young actors set to appear in the movie musical based on the 2004 movie and subsequent stage musical […]
‘Mean Girls’ Musical Composer Jeff Richmond Talks Upcoming Movie Adaptation, Working With Wife Tina Fey
This January, Mean Girls’ national tour opened in Los Angeles, bringing the cult classic teen comedy to life on the Pantages stage. At the show’s L.A. premiere, the audience was decked out in pink outfits and Mean Girls merch, while guests like producer and Saturday Night Live creator Lorne Michaels also attended. Based on the […]
Reneé Rapp Talks Upcoming ‘Mean Girls’ Movie Musical and Transitioning Into Music: “It Definitely Feels Pinch-Me”
From Broadway actress to TV series star and now songwriter and singer, Reneé Rapp is proving she is a force to be reckoned with. The 22-year-old actress released her debut EP Everything to Everyone in November and sold out a four-city tour in minutes. In an interview with People, The Sex Lives of College Girls […]
Stephanie Bissonnette, a Member of ‘Mean Girls the Musical,’ Dies at 32
Stephanie Bissonnette, a dancer, choreographer, teacher and Mean Girls the Musical member, has died. She was 32. The dancer made her Broadway debut in 2018 for the original Mean Girls the Musical, where she played Dawn Schweitzer. She was also featured in Ensemble, a documentary surrounding Broadway dancers and their struggles one year after COVID-19 shut down the […]
‘Mean Girls’ Movie Musical Sets Cast
The Mean Girls movie musical has found its clique. Angourie Rice, Auli’i Cravalho, Jaquel Spivey and Reneé Rapp (who starred as Regina George in the Broadway musical) are set to star in the ensemble cast. The Broadway musical adaptation of the 2004 teen comedy is headed to the screen via Paramount, which is planning a Paramount+ debut. […]
Jonathan Bennett Wants to Reunite With Lindsay Lohan for a Christmas Movie
It may not be Oct. 3, but Jonathan Bennett thinks it would be so fetch to have a Mean Girls reunion with Lindsay Lohan. The actor recently said it would be his “dream” to star alongside Lohan once again. “My dream and my goal is to get to do a Christmas movie with [Lindsay] Lohan […]
‘Mean Girls’ Musical Star Renee Rapp on Playing a Mean Girl in ‘The Sex Lives of College Girls’
Four women share a dorm room — and freshman year escapades — in Mindy Kaling and Justin Noble’s new HBO Max comedy, The Sex Lives of College Girls. One woman in the quartet is the unavoidable mean girl in the bunch: Leighton, a wealthy blonde who constantly and haughtily makes it be known that she considers […]
Tina Fey Quizzes ‘Mean Girls’ Superfan Mariah Carey on Her Knowledge of the 2004 Film
In the season 2 premiere episode of Billboard's "Quizzed" video series, Mean Girls star and screenwriter Tina Fey quizzes superfan Mariah Carey to see just how much the singer actually knows about the hit 2004 film.
Showtime’s New Releases Coming in May 2020
Take a look at the movies and TV shows that will be added to Showtime in May 2020.
Paramount’s ‘Mean Girls’ Pop-Up Restaurant Back On, Tickets on Sale
The 'Mean Girls' cafe, called Fetch, will officially open in Santa Monica in April.