The brand new musical sequel Sing 2 has been out in theaters for only a few days now, however apparently star Reese Witherspoon acquired to expertise it in a theater full of kids previous to the film’s launch. Talking to Drew Barrymore on the 2021 film’s launch date, December 22, Reese Witherspoon recalled the expertise and it is completely lovely:
Whereas it’s not unusual for youths to maneuver round or reply to a film throughout film screenings, listening to about youngsters being so deeply invested like Reese Witherspoon is describing is rarer. I truly went to a kid-filled matinee of Frozen the 12 months it got here out and witnessed one thing comparable, so it should occur with musical motion pictures sometimes, however I can affirm when youngsters are actually right into a film and completely within the second, it’s extremely rewarding.
Regardless, for Witherspoon to have the ability to witness youngsters responding to her film on the massive display screen will need to have been fairly particular — significantly given her personal youngsters aren’t littles anymore and he or she most likely has fewer alternatives to be part of moments like this as of late. You’ll be able to see her joyfully describe the expertise by way of the complete clip beneath.
The episode of The Drew Barrymore Show in query additionally noticed Drew gushing about how a lot she loves the Sing franchise. The 2 are friends exterior of the context of the discuss present, and earlier this 12 months, Barrymore even commented after Reese used one in all her present mugs in her private life.
They’ve recognized one another since they had been 14 or 15 years previous, so it’s no surprise that Reese Witherspoon completely requested the discuss present host to textual content her “the minute” she’s seen Sing 2. Barrymore has two youthful kids of her personal, so it wouldn’t shock me if she truly did see the film and textual content its star afterward.
In the meantime, Reese Witherspoon’s Rosita will not be the one memorable character in Sing 2. The actress additionally shares the marquee with Matthew McConaughey, who performs Buster Moon, in addition to Scarlett Johansson’s Ash, Taron Egerton’s Johnny, Tori Kelly’s Meena and plenty of, many extra. Should you aren’t up on all the main names showing within the sequel, we now have you coated with our Sing 2: voice solid function. (For instance, I didn’t even get into folks like a Parks and Recreation star…)
Sing 2 is formally out for the vacation season, however if you’re already looking forward to subsequent 12 months, remember to take a look at our 2022 film launch schedule.