Washington [US], May 25 (ANI): American actor and TV personality Lindsay Lohan, who has largely given up acting in recent years, will soon appear in an upcoming Netflix holiday romantic comedy.
According to Variety, Lohan will play a “spoiled, newly engaged hotel heiress,” with amnesia after a skiing accident and finding herself in the care of a handsome blue-collar owner and his precocious daughter in the days leading up to Christmas. . The rest of the cast has yet to be announced.
The streamer has made a robust business with the Christmas dishes and his original films such as “ Jingle Jangle ”, “ A Christmas Prince ”, “ The Christmas Chronicles ” and “ The Princess Switch ”, which was inspired by Lohan’s ‘The Parent Trap’, have become instant and repeatable vacation classics.
Lohan had risen to fame as an 11-year-old actor, starring in a 1998 reboot of “The Parent Trap”. She followed that up with a remake of ‘Freaky Friday’ and ‘Mean Girls’, both roles cemented her status as an A-List star.
Beginning in the early 2010s, after being hounded for years by the paparazzi and tabloids due to personal issues, the ones that made her uninsurable for a time due to her chronic absences, Lohan turned to withdrawn from the comedy. She eventually moved abroad, living in both Europe and Dubai.
Since then, she’s kicked off projects sporadically, like being the One Good Thing in Paul Schrader’s 2013 film, “ The Canyons, ” appearing in a West End production of “ Speed-the-Plow ” in 2014. , recurring in the British television comedy “ Sick Note ” in 2018, starring on the MTV reality show “ Lindsay Lohan’s Beach Club ” in 2019, and later that year she appeared as judge on the Australian version of ‘The Masked Singer’.
On CNN’s New Years special in 2019, before the COVID-19 pandemic put the world on hiatus, Lohan told hosts Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen that she wanted to “come back to America and start over. to film ‘and’ take back the life I’ve worked so hard for and share it with my family and you guys. ”Production of Lohan’s Netflix romantic comedy will begin in November, so it won’t be for the holidays of 2021, the public will receive this Christmas present at a time to be announced later.
According to Variety, Janeen Damian will direct the feature film, which was written by Damian, Michael Damian, Jeff Bonnett and Ron Oliver. Its producers are Brad Krevoy of MPCA and Michael Damian of Riviera Films.
MPCA was the originator of Netflix Christmas movies like the franchise “ A Christmas Prince ”, “ Operation Christmas Drop ” and the upcoming “ A Castle for Christmas ”. (ANI)