Reese Witherspoon is Reuniting with Alexander Payne for an ‘Election’ Sequel

Tracy Flick is back! The iconic Reese Witherspoon character from Election helped make her a star, as well as further establishing Alexander Payne as a big time filmmaker. Well, if you loved that film, some news from a few days ago is about to get you very excited.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Payne and Witherspoon are back for Tracy Flick Can’t Win, the sequel novel penned by Election author Tom Perrotta. Payne and Jim Taylor will adapt, with Witherspoon producing, in addition to returning to the role of Flick. It’s set to be a Paramount+ release, but even so, consider this one of the more interesting movies currently in development. Stay tuned for more.

Source: THR


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Written by Steven Prusakowski

Steven Prusakowski has been a cinephile as far back as he can remember, literally. At the age of ten, while other kids his age were sleeping, he was up into the late hours of the night watching the Oscars. Since then, his passion for film, television, and awards has only grown. For over a decade he has reviewed and written about entertainment through publications including Awards Circuit and Screen Radar. He has conducted interviews with some of the best in the business - learning more about them, their projects and their crafts. He is a graduate of the RIT film program. You can find him on Twitter and Letterboxd as @FilmSnork – we don’t know why the name, but he seems to be sticking to it.

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