Date: 17th September 2001

Legally Blonde Hits TV Screens

LEGALLY BLONDE (2001) is to follow BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (1992) from the big screen to the small screen. The movie, starring REESE WITHERSPOON, was a box office smash in America and will open in Britain on 26 October(01).

The film, which centres on a ditzy college girl who goes to Harvard Law School, will be made into a series by American TV channel UPN. The network has already made a success of Buffy, which it bought from rival WB, as well as the small screen version of CLUELESS (1995). Witherspoon will not reprise her role in the new version. (BRC/WNWCAN/IG)

Source: WENN