A Father of the Bride reunion particular is occurring at Netflix this week. The Banks household reunion will profit World Central Kitchen. The particular will premiere on Friday, September 25th at 6pm ET/3pm PT on the streaming platform’s YouTube and Fb pages. World Central Kitchen is a non-profit group that goals to offer meals to these in want a after pure catastrophe. Chef Jose Andres began the non-profit again in 2010.
Father of the Bride stars Steve Martin as George Banks, Diane Keaton as his spouse, Nina, Kimberly Williams-Paisley as their daughter Annie. The film additionally stars George Newbern, Martin Brief, B. D. Wong, and Kieran Culkin. Nancy Meyers co-wrote the screenplay and teased the reunion particular earlier this month on social media. “If he thought a marriage was so much, how would he react to 2020? Coming quickly to the telephone in your hand!,” stated Meyers, referring to Martin’s Banks character. The 1991 film is a remake of the 1950 unique of the identical identify.
The Netflix teaser for the Father of the Bride reunion particular finds George Banks trying by way of his electronic mail. We see a message from Masks-R-Us earlier than he clicks on an occasion reminder for a Zoom name. Steve Martin’s George Banks is moderately uptight within the films, so one can solely think about how the fictional character is taking 2020 in the meanwhile. Regardless of the case could also be, followers of the hit film sequence are going to be in for a particular deal with later this week when the forged reunites. As for who all can be concerned, that’s unclear in the meanwhile, although Martin, Diane Keaton, and Kimberly Williams-Paisley will greater than doubtless be concerned.
It is also not clear if Father of the Bride will maintain its Zoom name reunion dwell, or if it was pre-taped. It looks as if many of the reunion specials nowadays have all been completed forward of time to tighten manufacturing and keep away from technical difficulties. Father of the Bride got here opened in theaters to usually favorable opinions from critics again in 1991. Since then, it has change into a household traditional that earned over $129 million globally and spawned the 1995 sequel, Father of the Half Bride 2.
Father of the Bride 2 was not the hit that the studio hoped for, as reactions from followers and critics was blended at greatest. Nevertheless, there have been nonetheless talks of doing a 3rd installment. In 1996, Nancy Meyers confirmed that she and director Charles Shyer have been planning a 3rd film within the Father of the Bride sequence, which might “have their characters confronting critical issues of their relationship – however ending up with a stronger bond than ever.” The film by no means got here into fruition, regardless of fixed rumors over the previous couple of a long time. You’ll be able to take a look at the teaser for the Father of the Bride reunion above, because of the Neflix Twitter account.