Fun Facts About "Spice World" That Will Blow Your Mind

It’s not just a nostalgia bomb without a plot, there’s some stuff about Spice World that will genuinely surprise you.

1. First things first, kemosabe. Hit play.

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2. The movie was a reunion for Meatloaf and Richard O’Brien, who had not worked together since 1975, when they were in “Rocky Horror Picture Show” together

Also I somehow didn’t realize Meatloaf was the driver of the Spice Bus until he referenced his own song, at which point I’m pretty sure my brain melted.

4. The movie had last-minute edits made to remove mentions of Princess Diana and Gianni Versace, who both passed away between filming and release

You guys, was Spice World cursed?

5. There was originally a scene featuring Gary Glitter, but it was cut weeks before the film was released when he was arrested on charges of posessing child pornography

Eesh, talk about timing.

6. Now let’s play a game I like to call:

7. WHO

Hugh Laurie

8. ISN’T

Stephen Fry

9. IN

Elvis Costello

10. THIS

Bob Geldof, who apparently did the movie because his daughters were “obsessed” with the Spice Girls, which is just adorable.


Jennifer Saunders


Dominic West

I mean, seriously - EVERYONE is in this movie.

13. This movie also passes the Bechdel Test! Clearly you need to give “Spice World” another go. At the very least you owe yourself a dance party with “Spice Up Your Life” turned up to 11. GIRL POWER.

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