Cher Is Returning to Movies with an Appearance in Mamma Mia 2

October 16, 2017

USA Today

Cher WILL appear in the upcoming sequel to Mamma Mia. The 71-year-old icon confirmed the news on Twitter this weekend:

Filming is currently underway for Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again. The Daily Mail reports that the iconic performer will appear in two and dance sequences for the movie. This mark’s Cher’s first cinematic appearance since she starred alongside Christina Aguilera in the 2010 film Burlesque.

Production for Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again is currently place in Croatia. The cast is expected to join Cher in London as her scenes are filmed at a studio this week.

Nobody would confirm the songs that she will appear for. However, Cher may have left fans an “easter egg” on her Twitter account this weekend:
“Fernando,” of course, was the title of a hit song from ABBA.

Cher is no stranger to the silver screen. The "Believe" singer won the 1988 OSCAR for Best Actress for her role in Moonstruck. This role in Mamma Mia means she will reunite with Meryl Streep. Both starred in the 1983 film Silkwood, along with Kurt Russell.

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again will reunite the core cast of the 2008 hit musical film. Yes, Meryl Streep, Colin Firth, Christine Baranski, Amanda Seyfried and Dominic Cooper are all involved in the new project.

The film is expected to be released in July 2018.