Lily James thinks 'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again' could turn some of ABBA's lesser-known tracks into hits.The 29-year-old actress appears alongside a star-studded cast, featuring the likes of Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried and Colin Firth, in the upcoming movie about the Swedish pop group, and Lily believes the production could "reawaken the love of ABBA".Asked about the songs she'll be performing in the movie, Lily told BBC Radio 2: "There's lot of songs in there, lots of new ones. Lots of ones, actually, that weren't in my repertoire of ABBA and I think they're going to be huge hits again, and reawaken the love of ABBA."Lily's prediction comes shortly after the British actress revealed she cried the first time she met Meryl Streep.The brunette beauty portrays the Hollywood legend's character Donna's younger self in the sequel, and Lily was overcome with emotion when she was waiting to meet the 'Devil Wears Prada' star on set.She recalled: "[Meryl] was singing this song in a chapel and … [Read more...] about Lily James says Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again could spark fresh interest in ABBA
The songs of ABBA take centre stage in this riotously fun musical about a young woman trying to find out who on earth her dad is. No point asking if her mother knows - she doesn’t. Mamma Mia! has had audiences happily giving away their Money Money Money for almost two decades, having been seen by nearly 60 million people in 50 different productions worldwide. It’s currently in its third London home at the Novello Theatre. The star-studded 2008 film with Meryl Streep and Colin Firth only bolstered the success of the original source material, which offers a bonding evening for mothers and daughters everywhere (try not to cry at Slipping Through My Fingers in act two). It’s an evening packed with hits that you already know all the words to, from Dancing Queen to Waterloo, but it’s also a heartwarming story of unconventional families and rekindling lost love. Did you know? On any given day, there are at least seven performances of Mamma Mia! Taking place around … [Read more...] about Mamma Mia! musical theatre tickets in London
MAMMA Mia 2: Here We Go Again is set to be hitting cinemas next year. By Catherine Earp Thursday, September 28, 2017 The cast of Mamma Mia are reuniting for the sequel Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again [PH] Following the phenomenal success of the first Mamma Mia film, it was decided that a second should be made. But with the Meryl Streep led hit featuring all of ABBAs best known hits, fans have been questioning what songs will be appearing in the new movie. ABBA legend benny Andersson finally revealed which hits to expect in the upcoming film. Benny Andersson revealed details about the upcoming film [Getty] He said that Angel Eyes, a ballad a handsome man who’s actually bad news, will be featured. The movie will also include I Wonder and When I Kissed The Teacher. The 70 year old added that "one song plus … [Read more...] about What songs will be in Mamma Mia 2? ABBA star reveals sequel details
DOWNTOWN Abbey actress Lily James is reported to be joining the cast of the musical film sequel to Mamma Mia, with the star's potential role revealed. By Surena Chande Friday, July 14, 2017 Lily James is set to feature in a musical sequel to Mamma Mia [WENN] Having starred in Disney's Cinderella live-action adaptation and most recently, Baby Driver, the star is now adding another highly-anticipated movie to her credentials. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Lily James will be featuring in Universal's sequel to Mama Mia. The film, which was released in 2008, starred Meryl Streep and Amanda Seyfried. The follow-up film, titled Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again!, is due for release on Friday 20 July 2018. Lily James was Cinderella in Disney's live-action remake [IMAGENET] Lily is reportedly set to play a 'young' Donna … [Read more...] about Downton Abbey star Lily James’ Mamma Mia role is REVEALED!
AMANDA Seyfried will return as Sophie in the Mamma Mia sequel. By Hanna Flint Friday, June 02, 2017 Amanda Seyfried will star in Mamma Mia 2 [Universal] Universal Studios recently announced plans for a second film - called Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again - and Amanda has signed a deal to appear. According to Deadline, the studio is fast-tracking production for a July 20, 2018 release date - ten years after the release of the original. Amanda played Meryl Streep's daughter who is engaged to Sky (Dominic Cooper) and invites three of her mother's exes who could be her father. Mamma Mia also starred Dominic Cooper as Sophie's fiance Sky. [Universal] Seyfried and Cooper dated on and off for two years after meeting on the set of the movie, but she's now happily married to Thomas Sadowsky. Mamma Mia! was set … [Read more...] about Amanda Seyfried is set to reprise her Mamma Mia role for the sequel