Third Princess Diaries The film is currently in the works, nearly two decades after the last film in the series.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Aadrita Mukerji is writing the screenplay, and original producer Debra Martin Chase is set to produce the third film. It will serve as a sequel to the beloved early 2000s original film series starring Anne Hathaway and Julie Andrews.
Currently, no announcements have been made, though Hathaway has previously expressed support for a proposed third film.
“I’m going to have more fun with it,” Hathaway told Entertainment Tonight in October 2022. “I’m going to make it work. If there was any way to get Julie Andrews involved, I think we’d make it work. We’d go to where she was and put a green screen behind her and just do it.”
However, Andrews told THR in June of this year that it might be “too late” to reconsider taking on a third sequel without the late director Garry Marshall, who directed the first two. Princess Diaries Movies.
The films were based on Meg Cabot’s series of novels of the same name, and Hathaway portrayed teenage Mia Thermopolis, who discovers she is next in line to the throne of the fictitious country of Genovia. Andrews played her grandmother, whose role was to get Mia ready to rule.
In the 2004 sequel The Princess Diaries 2: The Royal EngagementMia later married Chris Pine. Rumor has it that the third set novel involves Mia, who as queen now has to teach her teenage daughter how to act like a princess.