Reese Witherspoon has teamed up with Mindy Kaling for the upcoming film Legally Blonde 3.
The 44-year-old actress will be reprising her iconic role of Elle Woods, while Mindy Kaling is handling the script of the film.
She first played the role of a Harvard Law student in 2001 for Legally Blonde and then reprised the role in Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde released in 2003.
Witherspoon took to social media to confirm the third sequel of the film.
Witherspoon captioned her post saying, “Great news alert!! Some things are just meant to be! I’m SOOO excited to have @MindyKaling and #DanGoor writing Legally Blonde 3! This is Elle Woods Approved!”.
The third part of the film was first announced in 2018 and since then fans have been eagerly waiting for more updates.
“We’re definitely talking about it. I loved playing that character and she’s so amazing. I don’t know, if you guys want it then I guess I’ll do it!” Reese had said at the time.