Jonathan Bennett is hopeful about an on-screen reunion together with his Imply Women co-star Lindsay Lohan. The 2 performed love pursuits Aaron Samuels and Cady Heron within the 2004 cult basic movie. Whereas talking with PEOPLE throughout Hallmark’s Countdown to Christmas Occasion, Bennett spoke about his need to workforce up with the actress:
“My dream and my purpose is to get to do a Christmas film with Lohan and reconnect for the vacations. I believe it might be a lot enjoyable.”
Bennett, who has appeared in a number of vacation movies on the Hallmark community, additionally jokingly welcomed Lohan to the movie style, including:
“Because the self-proclaimed King of Christmas, I, with my authority, graciously welcome Lindsay Lohan into the Christmas film world, and I hereby declare this yr, Lindsay Lohan’s Christmas yr.”
Bennett will make historical past with the community subsequent month when The Vacation Sitter premieres on December 11. It’s the first of Hallmark’s movies to characteristic a same-sex couple as its central characters. Bennett additionally appeared in The Christmas Home in 2020, and it was the primary of the community’s movies to characteristic a homosexual couple as supporting solid. He reprised his function for The Christmas Home sequel the following yr.
Whereas Lohan hasn’t responded to Bennett’s vacation want, she just lately advised Further that she could be open to a Imply Women sequel or reboot:
“I’ve been saying sure eternally, so I really feel like a damaged file. The factor is, it’s so powerful [because] ‘Imply Women’ is so good the best way it’s. It’s like, ‘Do you actually wanna mess with that?’ However you by no means know.”
Bennett isn’t the one considered one of Lohan’s former co-stars who needs to work with the actress once more. Jamie Lee Curtis, who co-starred in 2003’s Freaky Friday with the actress, has expressed her need for a sequel. Curtis, who will seem in Disney’s Haunted Mansion subsequent yr, just lately mentioned she and Lohan had been in talks with Disney a few sequel. Within the movie, Curtis and Lohan play a mom and daughter who swap our bodies and are compelled to tackle one another’s personas till they will discover a strategy to swap again.
Lindsay Lohan’s Film Comeback
After a hiatus, Lohan just lately returned to performing with Netflix’s Falling for Christmas. Whereas the actress made visitor appearances on a number of collection all through the years, the vacation film marks her first starring function since her 2013 function in Paul Schrader’s The Canyons. In Falling for Christmas, Lohan portrays Sierra Belmont, an engaged heiress who suffers from amnesia on account of a snowboarding accident. A good-looking lodge proprietor, performed by Chord Overstreet, helps Sierra get well. By the method, the 2 begin to develop emotions for one another.
Falling for Christmas premiered this month to excessive viewership numbers on the streamer, however crucial reception has been much less favorable. The movie additionally stars George Younger, Jack Wagner, and Olivia Perez.
Lohan can even star in Netflix’s Irish Want as a part of a two-picture partnership cope with the streamer. In that movie, scheduled for a 2023 launch, Lohan will play Maddie, a lady who finds herself in her greatest buddy’s physique on her marriage ceremony day.