- Free Trial
DID YOU KNOW?
At some point in her life, Hilary Duff got tired of people referring to her as Lizzie McGuire. In a recent interview with E! News, Hilary shared that she wanted her own identity back then. That's why Hilary pursued a singing career right after Lizzie McGuire. It's quite difficult to shake off the Lizzie in Hilary. When Hilary was around 19-20 years old, she came to embrace her identity as Lizzie McGuire. Hilary even says that Lizzie McGuire is iconic and she loved portraying her. This is why it comes to no surprise that Hilary would reprise the role of Lizzie McGuire years later! The appreciation Hilary Duff has is evident as she describes the new Lizzie McGuire. Since the new Lizzie McGuire show will reveal Lizzie in her 30's, there will be clear changes. Hilary shares that viewers will see new confidence in Lizzie that wasn't shown in her teens. The actress wants to give Lizzie confidence that comes with being older. Although she upholds that Lizzie will still be a relatable character.
It's hard to believe that Lizzie McGuire is making a comeback in 2019! Even Hilary Duff still can't believe it when she drives herself to the set of Lizzie McGuire. Despite the changes that will occur on the reboot, some things will remain the same. Including the cast that plays Lizzie's family in the Disney original series. Jake Thomas, Hallie Todd, and Robert Carradine will reprise their roles. The McGuire family already filmed some scenes together and are set to appear on the show. Another thing that stays in the new show on Disney+ is the animated 12-year old Lizzie in the original series. While waiting for the new Lizzie McGuire reboot to be released on Disney+, you can take a look at these movies to watch for the meantime.