It may have taken 18 years, but fans of the 2000 movie Life's Size Finally get the sequel they have climbed on. Life Size 2: One Christmas Eve Premiere December 2 at 9/8c at Freeform as part of the network program's "25 Days of Christmas" programming block.
The first Life's Size star-shaped model Tyra Banks as a Barbie doll named Eve, who comes to life to help a girl named Casey Stuart (Lindsay Lohan) handles her mother's death. In the sequel, Grace Manning (Francia Raisa) plays 20-something CEO of the toy making the Eve doll. She is struggling with the quarterly crisis and raising stock prices, but her old Eva doll comes to life to help her get back on life and business.
Will Lindsay Lohan be back for Life size 2?
Tyra Bank returns to play Eve i Life size 2, but will fans see Lindsay Lohan mentioning his role as Casey? It sounds like she wants, but do not expect to see her in a lead role.
"There's something beautiful we do with Lindsay in this movie to talk to deadly fans," Banks told Entertainment Weekly in October. "I can not say how, but you will see something!"
"[Lindsay] filmed her [reality] Show, but she's in it somehow. There is something in there, "the bank's co-star Raisa confirmed Access.
While Banks acknowledged that fans could be bummed not to see more of Lohan, she assured them that the new movie would be as fun as the first.
"I think it's normal," said knocking on fans who were disappointed. Lohan can not be in the movie. "It's normal to have comfort, especially with what you know, and the unknown is a little horrible and a bit scary. [But] when [fans] watch this movie, they will be like, "Woah, this is a very good movie! & # 39; "
Why is not Lindsay Lohan in Life size 2?
While Lohan can be displayed in Life size 2, Planning conflicts meant that she could not take a bigger role. The actress filmed her new MTV reality show, tentative title Lohan Beach Club. The new show, which will premiere in 2019, will follow Lohan when she opens a beach club on the Greek Island of Mykonos.
The show will offer a "back-stage look at how a young successful entrepreneur runs his empire", according to a statement from an MTV leader. Lohan has two other companies in Greece, a night club in Athens and a beach club in Rhodes.
What else do we know about Life size 2
Banks, who worked for years to get a sequel to the Disney TV movie from the ground, have said that Life size 2 is definitely designed to appeal to the first movie's original fans, now adults.
"It's a sequel, but there are some surprises," she told Ryan Seacrest. "For one, the first one Life's Size were too young children … [this is] 18 years later and now it's more grown up, so Eve experiences more adult things like love and the person she comes to live is Francia Raisa and she plays a 25 year old girl so you can imagine there are more adult themes. "
Join Freeform on Sunday evening to catch the premiere Life size 2.