It wouldn’t be Ab Fab without a steady stream of slebs being frightfully good sports, and the new movie looks set to more than meet that expectation.
For starters, just look at the premise. Things go tragically wrong for walking PR disaster zone Eddy (Jennifer Saunders) when she accidentally pushes Kate Moss off a balcony into the river Thames at a celebrity party, and she and lifelong bud Pats (Joanna Lumley) are forced to flee to the South of France when word gets out that they’ve killed the supermodel.
While the trailer released in April gave us a tantalizing glimpse of some of the cameos, brand new footage released yesterday (June 13) goes one step further, offering a peek behind-the-scenes and interviews with the likes of Kate Moss, Spice Girl Emma Bunton, Glee star Chris Colfer and Bridget Jones‘ Celia Imrie.
Gwendoline Christie of Game of Thrones and Star Wars fame admits she was overwhelmed by the number of celebs she saw on the first day of shooting. “I was trying not to look like the overwhelmed fan that I am,” she says.
Also making an appearance are John Hamm, Rebel Wilson, Joan Collins, Dame Edna Everage, Stella McCartney, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Jerry Hall and our very own Graham Norton. See if you can spot them all:
Looks like we’ll have to wait to see if the rumors that Harry Styles and Kim Kardashian also pop up are true.
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