A third Legally Blonde movie is in the works.

According to Deadline, MGM is working on Legally Blonde 3, with Reese Witherspoon looking to return as lead character, Elle Woods.

Kirsten Smith and Karen McCullah are on script duties. Marc Platt and Adam Siegel of Platt Productions are producing, along with Witherspoon’s production company, Hello Sunshine.


The first Legally Blonde movie was released in 2001, with a sequel Legally Blonde: Red, White and Blonde arriving in 2003. A direct-to-DVD spin-off, Legally Blondes was released in 2009.