It’s too good arrived on Netflix this August 27, 2021! And in the cast of the rom-com with Addison Rae (who plays Padgett Sawyer) and Tanner Buchanan (who plays Cameron Kweller), we find a star of reality TV and networks. Yep, Kourtney Kardashian appears in a few scenes. She plays the role of Jessica Miles Torres, manager of Padgett. And the cool thing is that Addisson Rae and Kourtney Kardashian are BFFs in real life, so the shoot must have been fun!
It’s Too Good is actually a remake of She’s Too Good starring Rachael Leigh Cook and Freddie Prinze Jr, released in 1999. And by the way, the original film’s lead actress, Rachael Leigh Cook, is featured in the remake. . She plays Addison Rae’s mother. And we also find Matthew Lillard, who played Brock Hudson, a local celebrity of the reality TV The Real World who left with the girlfriend of Zack (Freddie Prinze Jr.).
As Rachael Leigh Cook told ComingSoon, “It’s been a really funny time to step back.” “Yes, I felt a certain degree of hesitation” before accepting the role in He’s Too Good. “I thought it was a good movie the way it is. They don’t need a nod to the old version. Let’s let them. But in the end, I’m very happy. to have participated and I am also very happy that Matt was there and that I was not the only one (of the cast of the original film, note) “she explained.
This is the very first film by Addison Rae, best known for being one of the stars of TikTok. But Tanner Buchanan admitted in the Just for Variety podcast that the influencer gave her all on the set of the film. “She did the job. She auditioned for it,” he recalled, “She must have sent them her auditions and everything. Everyone had to be okay with her, and she did a job. unbelievable”. And besides, even though she’s not an actress by profession, she knew her lines better than her acting partner. “I’m very fond of my lines, but I screw up a lot,” he said, ” She knew her lines a lot better than I knew mine. She was on top all the time. That’s what I keep telling people, looks like she’s been playing for years. “
The new Netflix rom-com was produced by Mark Waters. He was the director of the romantic comedy / cult teen film Lolita Despite Me (Mean Girls in VO). You know, the movie that follows Cady (Lindsay Lohan) to high school and has “Plastics”, a popular girl group made up of Regina (Rachel McAdams), Karen (Amanda Seyfried) and Gretchen (Lacey Chabert).
Mark Waters has also directed films like Freaky Friday: In My Mother’s Skin with Lindsay Lohan, What If It Was True … with Reese Witherspoon and Mark Ruffalo, Haunted by Exes with Matthew McConaughey and Jennifer Garner, Mr. Popper and his Penguins with Jim Carrey, Vampire Academy with Zoey Deutch or Bad Santa 2 with Billy Bob Thornton.
Rachael Leigh Cook agreed to come in the remake of the movie that made him famous, but Freddie Prinze Jr is missing from He’s Too Good because he refused. “The producers tried to find a way to involve Freddie Prinze Jr. as well, but he refused to participate in the production himself,” the actress revealed to Bustle. Why ? “Because he didn’t think there was an organic way to do it. And frankly I tend to agree. They were going to build something, and I think he was worried it might look like than that. So I talked to him about it and we had a dialogue that unfolded like that “she clarified,” But he supported me a lot in this project and in the whole project. , and he still supports me today. I can’t wait for him to see it and I can’t wait to hear what he thinks about it. “