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Whoopi Goldberg Publicly Pleads for Maggie Smith to Return for 'Sister Act 3'

Whoopi Goldberg knows one actress that the third Sister Act movie will be incomplete without – Maggie Smith.

The long-awaited movie will be the first in the Sister Act franchise since 1993′s Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit and has already been confirmed by Disney+.

Whoopi, 67, is back in action for the film, and she publicly pleaded that Maggie, 88, return as Mother Superior during an appearance on Loose Women. She was involved in both of the first two movies.

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Keke Palmer Reacts to Whoopi Goldberg Naming Her for 'Sister Act 3' Dream Cast

Keke Palmer is responding to Whoopi Goldberg.

The 29-year-old Nope star spoke out after the 67-year-old The View co-host named her as part of her “dream cast” for Sister Act 3, which is officially a go at Disney+.

Last month, Whoopi revealed she’d love to have Keke star in the movie, as well as Lizzo and Nicki Minaj. And in a new interview, Keke responded to the honor.

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Whoopi Goldberg Reveals Her Dream Cast for 'Sister Act 3'

Whoopi Goldberg is talking Sister Act 3!

While appearing on Comedy Central’s Hell of A Week with Charlamagne Tha God, the 66-year-old EGOT winner revealed three celebs she wants to star in the upcoming movie.

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Keke Palmer Pitched Herself for 'Sister Act 3' While Being Interviewed by Whoopi Goldberg!

Keke Palmer wants to be involved with Sister Act 3 and she’s making sure star Whoopi Goldberg knows!

The 28-year-old actress pitched herself for a role in the upcoming movie while appearing as a guest on Whoopi‘s daytime talk show The View on Wednesday (November 10) in New York City.

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'Sister Act 3' Finds Director & Writer For Upcoming Disney+ Movie

Sister Act 3 is moving forward after finding both a writer and director.

Deadline has announced that Tim Federle will helm the upcoming third installment of the popular film franchise, with Madhuri Shekar writing the script.

Whoopi Goldberg will be back in front of the camera as Deloris, the nightclub singer turned nun.

She’ll also be producing the flick with Tyler Perry and Tom Leonardis.

The first film centered on Deloris who goes into hiding as a nun at a a convent, and inadvertently ends up turning the convent choir into a very popular one, which becomes so popular that it jeopardizes her identity.

Tim is the creator and executive producer of High School Musical:The Musical: The Series, which is now in its third season.

Whoopi had reprised her role as Deloris in the London musical production.

Whoopi Goldberg Is Leaving 'Sister Act: The Musical' - Find Out Why!

Whoopi Goldberg is exiting a project.

The 65-year-old actress will not be appearing in an upcoming London revival of Sister Act: The Musical due to the postponement caused by the pandemic, Deadline reported Tuesday (February 16).

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She is also a producer of the musical, and was set to reprise the role of Deloris Van Cartier role from the 1992 film, starring with Absolutely FabulousJennifer Saunders as Mother Superior.

She confirmed the news in a statement on the musical’s official website, citing “ongoing government restrictions resulting in a further delay to the production.” The musical was set to begin performances at London’s Eventim Apollo this July, but the opening has been pushed back a year to July of 2022.

“This necessary change of dates now means that Whoopi Goldberg will no longer be able to appear in the role of Deloris Van Cartier.”

Sister Act is near and dear to my heart and I’m disappointed that I will be unable to perform in this production under the circumstances. However, my producing partners and I will continue to work towards mounting a fantastic production, with an amazing new cast and we look forward to presenting it when it can be done safely for everyone onstage, behind the scenes and in the audience,” she said in the statement.

There is some big news involving a Sister Act sequel!

'Sister Act 3' Starring Whoopi Goldberg Confirmed for Disney+

Disney has confirmed that Whoopi Goldberg will be reprising her role as Deloris in the upcoming movie Sister Act 3!

The movie will go directly to Disney+ as an exclusive film for the company’s streaming service.

The first Sister Act movie was released in 1992 and the sequel came out just one year later. We’ve been waiting a long time to learn more about Deloris’ story and we can’t wait for the next installment to the franchise!

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