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    The Lori Loughlin College Admissions Scandal Is Coming To Lifetime And I Already Have My Popcorn

    Coming to screens near you in Fall 2k19!

    I'm not sure if it was possible to miss this news, but if you DID, a lil' while back Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman were involved in a college admissions scandal.

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    TL;DR: Aunt Becky, Lynette Scavo, and many others are accused of bribing college admissions officials to allow their children to attend various universities.

    After the scandal came to light, many a folk was eager for the movie version of the saga to come out.

    vera farmiga will play felicity huffman in the college cheating movie and she will win an oscar

    Well, TODAY IS THAT DAY! Lifetime, everyone's fave ripped-from-the-headlines network, is dropping College Admission Scandal this fall!

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    Here's the synopsis:

    College Admissions Scandal will follow two wealthy mothers who share an obsession with getting their teenagers into the best possible college. When charismatic college admissions consultant Rick Singer offers a side door into the prestigious institutions of their dreams, they willingly partake with visions of coveted acceptance letters in their heads. But when Singer cooperates with the FBI and pleads guilty, the mothers who risked everything for their kids must face the consequences of their crimes and the loss of trust and respect from their families.

    Now, need I remind you how fabulous Lifetime is at this kind of content? It's, quite literally, their brand.

    There was The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story...

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    ...The Unauthorized Beverly Hills, 90210 Story...

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    ...and the ever-so-fitting Unauthorized Full House Story.

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    Now, even though Lori and Felicity have a lil' experience when it comes to acting...

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    ...they will NOT be reprising their roles as themselves in this Lifetime feature.

    @thedealwithalex Oh man if only! Casting is underway.

    I, for one, am eagerly anticipating this film. Give Lifetime the Oscar right now!

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