I know what you did last summer
Jennifer Love Hewitt, her I Know What You Did last Summer costars, are passing the torch to a new generation.
42-year old teen star of the ’90s was at a New York Comic Con panel. She was joined by Sarah Michelle Gellar, Freddie Prinze Jr. and Ryan Phillippe. Phillippe starred in the 1997 slasher film.
“Hey everybody, it’s Jennifer Love, also known as Julie James from I Know What You Did Last Summer. I just wanted to say how excited I am that I Know What You Did Last Summer is finally becoming a TV series. “
“If they’d asked me years ago what I thought about it, I would have of course said, ‘What are you waiting for, huh?! What are you waiting for?!'”She joked, referring to her character’s iconic adlibbed line.
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“Anyway, lots of love, best of luck, and I can’t wait to see it,”Hewitt closed by giving a kiss to the camera.
She played Julie James in the feature adaptation Lois Duncan’s 1973 novel of the same title. She later reprised the role in 1998’s sequel, I Still Know What you Did Last Summer. The films followed a group teenagers who were stalked and hacked to death by a hook-wielding killer a year after accidentally killing a man.
Prinze Jr. (45), who played Julie’s boyfriend Ray Bronson as a fisherman, recorded a message on the video and took the time to ask the cast a question.
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“What’s up, you guys? It’s Freddie, and I welcome all of you as the new generation of I Know What You Did Last Summer. And I know you guys are going to do a great job repping it,”He said.
“I just have one question for you,” Prinze Jr. continued. “I was capable of pulling off pranks and scares on every single cast member because I distribute my pranks on an equal opportunity basis, and I was wondering which one of you, if any, was a prankster and if you scared the crap out of anybody? And if so, please tell me that story, because I love it when people get freaked out.”
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Brianne Tju, who plays Margot, said that “everyone just picked on me,”A time when she “thought I was going to pee my pants”After her costars jumped from behind a door to scare her. “I just get scared easily, so I’m an easy target,”Tju, 23.
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Gellar Prinze Jr., 44, Prinze’s wife, posed a question to the new cast. She played Julie’s best friend Helen Shivers and was the beauty queen. The killer woke her up one morning and shaved her hair.
“Hi, I’m Sarah Michelle, and my question is, how do you handle a killer haircut or any other curveball a killer might throw your way?” Gellar asked.
Ezekiel Goodman plays Dylan in the series. “I think the killer is also really good at playing people against each other. The killer’s very adept at that,”Goodman, 26, responded.
Phillippe, 47, who played Helen’s hot-headed jock boyfriend Barry Cox recorded a greeting for them, giving his seal d’approval.
“Hi, this is Ryan Phillippe, and I just want to say I can’t wait for the series, and I know this new cast is going to absolutely kill it… or be killed. I was,”He spoke about his character’s fate.
“If I learned anything, it’s that you always have to be prepared to run for your life, especially if you have a car chasing you, and you’re on foot,”Phillippe was also added. “Did any of you have a chase scene you had to prepare for?”
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Ashley Moore, the actress who plays Riley, might relate. “I definitely was running for my life. Can I say that? Yeah, a big chase scene… you’ll see,”Riley, 28 years old, said.
Madison Iseman stars as twins Lennon & Alison in Amazon’s reboot, which was created by Sara Goodman. She expressed gratitude for the original cast’s support and expressed gratitude for the next generation.
“Honestly, I just feel honored. I just think it’s so cool,”Iseman (24), mused. “We’re so proud of this, and it’s coming from such an iconic movie in an iconic universe, and we feel very lucky to be a part of it. So, getting their approval is kind of everything. It’s very exciting.”
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“It feels like they’ve given us their blessing, and that’s hugely meaningful to me, and I know it is to all of us,”Goodman was also included. “Because the last thing we want to do is to undermine what they created. We’ve moved on to the next generation, but with full respect to the movie and the actors who were in it. So, the fact that they’re giving us their respect and blessing could not mean more.”
Amazon Prime Video’s relaunch of I Know What You Did Last summer premieres October 15th on the streaming platform.