With the release of Mamma Mia!
The 72-year-old music icon confirmed the exciting news while promoting Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again! on Today on Monday (July 16).
Pierce Brosnan and Christine Baranski have revealed that Colin Firth insisted on placing a sock down his pants when he was told he was going to wear spandex for the grand finale of the Mamma Mia! sequel. Here We Go Again in Croatia when she was invited to Buckingham Palace to be made a Dame Commander by the Queen.
Thankfully, her mother's best friends, Tanya (Christine Baranski) and Rosie (Julie Walters), are on hand to allay Sophie's nerves.
Not only did they pose for pictures but the two also shared a kiss.
The three-time Academy Award-winning actress and the veteran singer have earlier worked together on 1983's "Silkwood" and are reuniting on-screen in the upcoming musical film.
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I've been here not too long, but it's getting close to two years. It doesn't really matter if we win the gold or the silver.
To get you even more excited for Mamma Mia! You may be doing something improving on Friday night; going to an exhibition or some clever talk at a museum. Me? Lily's version of Donna is one that could absolutely stand against Meryl's, especially given she's clearly taken a few tips from her.
One particular moment that has people talking is Cher's performance of iconic ABBA hit 'Fernando', which my Editor says was met with APPLAUSE in her screening this week. Cher has recorded a full album of ABBA covers following her role in the musical film Mamma Mia!
The number itself is staggering, but it's not hard to see how she earned it. Cher has been working diligently in the spotlight since her teens.
Overall, the sequel and Lily James paid a flawless homage to their predecessors with feel-good performances and toe-tapping numbers you'd expect from a musical like this.
The former Downton Abbey star reveals she has "struggled" with vocal issues on and off since finishing drama school, so the 29-year-old took drastic measures to ensure her singing voice would be in flawless condition for the movie musical.