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    Posted on Oct 20, 2017

    Everything You Need To Know About "Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again"

    The greatest film of the last ten years is getting a sequel, because dreams really do come true!

    In case you lead a joyless life, Mamma Mia! is a musical-turned-movie filled with ABBA songs.

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    The film is full of ridiculous mishaps.

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    It takes place on a beautiful Greek island...

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    ...and makes you want to call your mom.

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    Most importantly, it's packed with glorious musical numbers.

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    Earlier this year, it was announced that Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again was in the works.

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    The best part? EVERYONE is returning!

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    Feel free to get excited, because they've already started filming!

    The sequel will be written & directed by Ol Parker, best known for writing The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.

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    He's also married to Thandie Newton, FYI.

    Parts of the movie will center around young Donna & The Dynamos in the '60s.

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    Lily James is young Donna (Meryl Streep).

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    Jessica Keenan Wynn is young Tanya (Christine Baranski).

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    Alexa Davies is young Rosie (Julie Walters).

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    Jeremy Irvine is young Sam (Pierce Brosnan).

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    Hugh Skinner is young Harry (Colin Firth).

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    And Josh Dylan is young Bill (Stellan Skårsgard).

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    The film will also feature ~the~ Andy Garcia.

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    Hopefully with this epic beard.


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    According to her tweets, she'll be ~slaying~ a version of "Fernando."

    Worked LATE LAST NIGHT. Make up/Hair test“CRAZY👏🏻Then Mark’s 2 Re-Sing FERNANDO.Wasn’t Happy,Feel MUCH Better😉MY VERSION IS Me.”GREAT SONG“😥

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    She's such a gem.

    Cher is set to play Donna's mother in the flashbacks.

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    Reminder: Donna's mom basically disowned her, so don't expect Cher to play nice.

    This will be Cher's first time on the big screen since 2010's Burlesque...

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    ...and her first movie with Meryl Streep since 1983's Silkwood.

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    Well, unless you count 2003's Stuck On You.

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    Which, we do not.

    Honey Honey, mark your calendars, because Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again will be released July 20th, 2018.

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