Mamma Mia, here we go again! A sequel to the ABBA-packed film musical “Mamma Mia!” hit theaters on July 20, 2018.
Universal Pictures said Friday that “Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again!” sees the return of the film, the original cast and features a soundtrack of ABBA songs not included in the first.
The 2008 film starred Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, Pierce Brosnan and Colin Firth and was a big worldwide hit, earning over $609 million worldwide. Talks of a sequel have circled for years.
Judy Craymer, who created and produced the popular musical that inspired the film, will produce with Gary Goetzman. “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” writer Ol Parker is set to write and direct. Phyllida Lloyd directed the first film.