Gabrielle Union GUSHES Over Family & “Cheaper by the Dozen”
On Aug. 25, the actress shared a Twitter post touting the cult cheerleading comedy film’s 22nd anniversary. She wrote, “Hmmmm so Isis may have an adolescent #BringItOn.”
While noTAKE IT Onsequel with Gabrielle’scharacter has been announced, many fans interpreted her tweetas apitch. Her post went viral andspurreda brainstorming session, with supporters naming their dream cast members and some celebs expressing fascination with participating.
Chloe x Halle singer Chloe Bailey,who starred on the sitcomgrown-ish, tweeted in response that she really wants to become a part of the potential project.
Her TV co-starRyan Destiny added, “Yup. Where will be the uniforms?!”
In the 2000 film, Gabrielle played ahigh school cheer captain whose squad The Clovers competed contrary to the Toros,led by Kirsten Dunst‘s character at a rival senior high school.
Other characters were the focus of five direct-to-videoTAKE IT On sequels, none which were as popular because the original film, which made a lot more than $90 million in theaters worldwide.Meanwhile, a sixth sequel, a Halloween special titled TAKE IT On: Cheer or Die, isset to debut in October on SYFY this fall.
Still, hopes for a primary sequel to the initial TAKE IT On, starring one of many characters, remain. In 2020, Gabrielle said on the Late Late Show With James Corden that she and Kirsten were asked about any of it at a public panel.
“Most of us were like, ‘We’re in, like we’re absolutely in,'” Gabrielle said, adding, “It’s absolutely likely to happen.”
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Despite playing an adolescent in the movie, Gabrielle was 26 when she filmedTAKE IT On. Currently, the actress is 49 and a mother of fourshe shares daughterKaavia James Union Wade, 3,and stepchildren Zaire Wade, 20, Zaya Wade, 15, and Xavier Wade, 8, with husbandDwyane Wade.
Gabriellehas long keptTAKE IT On near her heart.In October 2019, right before Halloween, the proud mom shared an Instagram pic of herself wearing a Clovers uniform and twinning with her youngest daughter.
Have a look at21 secrets concerning the originalTAKE IT Onfilmbelow.
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