The American live-action teen sitcom Lizzie McGuire is all set to make a comeback. Hilary Duff is preparing to return as Lizzie McGuire in the reboot. On August 23, 2019, at D23 Expo Disney announced the revival series of Lizzie McGuire and also announced the return of Hilary Duff. Terry Minsky is also returning as the show creator. The series will air on Disney+.
Hilary Duff’s reaction following her return as Lizzie McGuire:
After the announcement of the reboot, Hilary Duff shared some video clips with a nostalgic message to express her excitement for the show. She also said that the show would return with a 30-year-old Lizzie McGuire instead of a 13-year-old girl. Hilary Duff also says the Lizzie has become much bigger, much wiser and she has her dream job and a perfect life right now. She said that talks of the reboot are going on for a long time but time didn’t seem right and the right time has come now. The actress also said that she is very nervous regarding her role despite being an expert in it. She is very thrilled to wear the shoes of Lizzie McGuire again.
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SURPRISE!!! I’ve been trying to contain this excitement for a loooong time while this has been in the works! I am beyond excited to be home again, back with my girl ♥️…and into her 30’s #bringbackbutterflyclips #lizziemcguire #thisiswhatdreamsaremadeof #lizzieforpresident #DisneyPlus #D23Expo . . . . . . Also, If you needed yet another reason to get Disney+ ….the #lizziemcguiremovie will be living there!
More about the Lizzie McGuire:
The series originally ran from 2001 to 2004 which was created by Terri Minsky. This series is based on a 13-year-old girl who dreams of being popular. Lizzie McGuire shows the tackles and struggles a teenager faces in his life, including their family and friends. The Lizzie McGuire movie debuted on May 2, 2003. The film showed Lizzie and her classmates going on a trip to Rome, Italy where Lizzie becomes famous and gains fandom. It received mixed reviews from the fans. The film also performed decently at the box office. Now, it will be interesting to see how fans react to the series reboot. It will also be interesting to see Hilary Duff performing Lizzie McGuire after 17 long years.