It follows reports, and fan euphoria, from a few days ago, where sources told The Hollywood Reporter that Witherspoon was close to striking a deal on the film. And she did it in the best way imaginable: by recreating the bikini scene from her Harvard Law School application video, complete with the float.
Kirsten "Kiwi" Smith and Karen McCullah, who brought the 2001 flick to life from the original Amanda Brown novel, are in final talks to write the script now, according to Deadline.
Witherspoon's Hello Sunshine company will produce the film along with MGM and the original film's producers, Marc Platt and Platt Productions president Adam Siegel. The film also starred Luke Wilson, Jennifer Coolidge, Selma Blair and Victor Garber. But it's an exciting prospect to see Elle Woods on the big screen again - especially at the height of the Me Too movement.
The movie's sequel, Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde dropped in 2003, but there's no word on what, exactly, Woods will be up to in the third installment. This will be the best Valentine's Day ever.
Tesla accelerated, didn't brake ahead of fatal crash
Five days later, the electric car's high-voltage battery reignited and the fire department had to extinguish the blaze. According to the NTSB, not only did the Tesla Autopilot steer into the concrete divider, it actually sped up .
Durant's 43 pushes Cleveland to brink of elimination
LeBron James said after the game the reason that he wanted to come to Philadelphia was to play with Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons. Wednesday saw him score a triple double with the 11 assists and 10 rebounds complimenting his 33 points on the night.
Sony RX100 VI Sample Image Gallery
The new RX100 VI camera is being touted to be the first among RX100 models to come with a high magnification zoom lens. Finally, selecting your point of focus should be quicker and easier as touch control comes to an RX100 series camera.