Reese Witherspoon will be reprising her role as Elle Woods in Legally Blonde 3, which was announced in 2018. The movie does not have a director yet, but the screenplay was written by Mindy Kaling and Dan Goor. Kaling has hinted that the movie will show how an older and wiser Elle Woods deals with the 21st century, including being a mother with a thriving career. The release date for the movie is unknown, as the script is still being worked on, but it is expected to come out in 2023 or 2024 at the earliest.
The cast of Legally Blonde 3 includes Reese Witherspoon as Elle Woods, Jennifer Coolidge as Paulette, Luke Wilson as Emmett, Selma Blair as Vivian, Matthew Davis as Warner, Ali Larter as Brooke Windham, Jessica Cauffiel as Margot, Holland Taylor as Professor Stromwell, and Alanna Ubach as Serena.
The delay in the release of Legally Blonde 3 is due to the writers wanting to make sure the story is right. Kaling has said that they do not want to ruin what is essentially Reese’s Avengers franchise. They are trying to answer questions about how an older Elle Woods deals with life and whether she becomes everything she wanted to be. They are also trying to ensure that Elle Woods is not being punished for being alive in 2022.
There is no trailer for Legally Blonde 3 yet, but fans can watch the trailer for Legally Blonde 2. The delay in the release of Legally Blonde 3 has caused some concern among fans, but Kaling has assured them that they are taking their time to make sure the story is right and that they do not want to ruin what is essentially Reese’s Avengers franchise.