Paying tribute to a film that “completely changed” her life.
on Saturday, big little lie The star to share a series of clips from his 2002 romantic comedy sweet Home Alabama, In the film, Witherspoon plays Melanie, a New York City fashion designer who returns to her small hometown in the South to divorce her first husband, played by Josh Lucas.
The film stars Melanie Lynskey as his former best friend and Patrick Dempsey as current fiancée awaiting her return to Manhattan. Dakota Fanning, in her early roles, portrays a younger version of Witherspoon’s character.
“Sweet Home Alabama came out 20 years ago and completely changed my life. Incredible memories shooting this movie with these amazing actors—Josh, Patrick, Dakota, Melanie, Jean, Ethan, Mary Kay, Fred and Candace, for sure,” Witherspoon wrote in the caption of her post. “What a great scene and my favorite line… ‘So I can kiss you whenever I want.’ Do you remember seeing this the first time?”
Witherspoon’s followers loved the throwback — including Dakota Fanning’s sister, Great Star Elle Fanning, who wrote “The Best.” Rachel Zoe agreed, “Best movie ever.”
Hello Sunshine creators often honor their past work on social media. Last year, he . celebrated the 20th anniversary of legally Blonde — in which she played sorority president to Harvard law student Elle Woods — with a special message about how important the film is to her.
“Every meme, graduation cap, musical number, Halloween costume, and Bend & Snap has brought me so much joy these past two decades!” he said out loud. “I wonder… what will Elle do next?”
fan Will Know what Elle Woods is going to do next: Witherspoon is ready With a script written by Mindy Kaling. At the moment it is not clear when the film will hit the theatres.
“I’m still hoping that legally blonde 3 going to come together in the right way.” walk the Line the actress told Last year. “It’s exactly like Top Gun: They waited a long time to make another version of that movie, and I loved the piece of nostalgia involved. So that definitely inspired us a lot about that.” What do you want to do with Woods. And make sure we have the criteria that matter to people. [back] Then.”