Bad Girls is getting the movie’s musical treatment!
The hit original film, starring Lindsay Lohan, Amanda Seyfried, Rachel McAdams, Lacey Chabert, Jonathan Bennett and more, debuted in theaters in 2004 and was later turned into a Broadway musical, which debuted in 2018.
Tina Fey wrote the film and book for the Broadway musical and has now adapted it into a film version of the musical, with music by her husband Jeff Richmond and lyrics by Nell Benjamin.
Arturo Pérez Jr. and Samantha Jayne are directing, with choreography by Kyle Hanagami.
Here’s the synopsis: “Cady Heron may have grown up on an African savannah, but nothing prepared her for the wild and cruel customs of her strange new home: suburban Illinois. How will this naïve rookie rise to the top of the popularity pecking order? As they face off against The Plastics, a trio of beloved enemies led by the charming but ruthless Regina George. But when Cady devises a plan to end Regina’s reign, she learns the hard way that you can’t cross a queen bee without getting stung.
Bad GirlsThe musical film was originally slated for Paramount+, but will be released in theaters on January 12, 2024.
Click inside to see the full cast of the film so far and which characters they’ll be playing…