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'Mamma Mia' sequel casts 'Baby Driver's Lily James

News Agencies | Updated on: 13 July 2017, 11:30 IST
'Mamma Mia' sequel casts 'Baby Driver's Lily James

Lily James has found her follow-up to ' Baby Driver'.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the 'Baby Drive' star has signed on to star in Universal's sequel to 'Mamma Mia'.

Ol Parker, the writer of ' The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' and its sequel, wrote and will direct ' Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again'.

Stars from the original movie, including Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, Pierce Brosnan, Christine Baranski and Colin Firth will be returning for the sequel.

The sequel will include ABBA songs not featured in the first film.

Once more brings the producers of the original movie, Littlestar's Judy Craymer and Playtone's Gary Goetzman, together.

Craymer is also the creator and producer of the hit stage musical. Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus are aboard again to provide music and lyrics and serve as executive producers.

Universal's senior VP production Kristen Lowe and creative executive Lexi Barta will oversee production for the studio.


First published: 13 July 2017, 11:30 IST