Welcome back, outfit repeaters! Lizzie McGuire is strictly returning in a reconstruction series, set to premiere on Disney+ subsequent year. Hilary Duff earnings as lead Lizzie McGuire, along with Hallie Todd and Robert Carradine as Lizzie’s relatives Jo and Sam, respectively and Jake Thomas as her irritating small brother, Matthew McGuire.
The new array will collect adult only before Lizzie’s 30th birthday. “She clearly has it all – her dream pursuit as an partner to a imagination New York City decorator, her dream man and a lifelike Brooklyn unit – though things aren’t always as they seem,” a summary revealed. “With a small assistance from her friends, her amatory family and her 13-year-old alter-ego in charcterised form, Lizzie navigates a ups and downs of adulthood.”
The array began filming on Oct 29 in New York City — and it was a lot of work, Duff certified in an disdainful talk with Us Weekly.
“I have to give [Younger‘s] Sutton Foster a lot of credit since we forgot what it’s like to be a comprehensive star of a uncover when you’re in each singular stage and each singular storyline,” she told Us. “You don’t have a giveaway notation all day long. we suspicion we was bustling with Kelsey though this is on a whole other level. … B it’s a dream come true. I’m also executive producing so that’s unequivocally exciting!”
The thespian also remarkable that adult Lizzie is not during all like fans remember her from her youth high days. “I consider it’s going to be a unequivocally good brew of giving everybody what they wish from a uncover in a past, and also a new uninformed uncover and her during 30, that looks totally different,” she said. “I feel so connected to her.”
That said, Duff didn’t always trust a uncover would come back, notwithstanding mixed pitches and meetings over a years “I desired that character, obviously, and there were times when we never wanted to hear her name again,” she admitted. “Then there were times when we was intensely beholden for a experience, carrying her in my life only like everybody else had her and for all of a opportunities that it combined for me. After assembly with Disney on mixed occasions about presumably bringing it back, finally, a story line felt right.”
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