Tiktok star Edison Rae Eastering has been cast as the lead in a new, gender-swept version of the 1999 teen romantic comedy She is that, Called That is all. Easterling, with more than 60 million followers, is the second most popular Tiktok user in the world (after Charlie D’Melio), but That is all He will start his film career.
The upcoming reboot is being produced by Miramax, Variety Reports, which made R. 20 years ago. Made the original film with Lee Fleming (author of the original) and producers Jennifer Gibb and Andrew Panne (who also worked) She is that). Mark Waters, best known for directing Mean girls And freaky Friday And production 500 days of summer season, Ready to direct.
Like original She is thatThe remake will be based on the play of George Bernard Shaw Pygmalion, And subsequent film and music my Fair Lady It inspired. In the 1999 film, Freddy Prinz Jr. attempted to make a random girl in the school prom queen. That is all Will flip the script, with Easterling playing a popular influencer who tries to turn a good male student into a prom king. Given Easterling’s considerable stage as an influential figure in the real world, it doesn’t take much of a stretch to see him play in a movie.
Miramax is yet to be announced That is all Release or any additional casting details are expected.
Correction, 6:28 PM ET: Produced water 500 days of summer season, But did not direct that film. We regret the error.