Mama Mia! Is Meryl Dead?!

Trailer for the 'Mamma Mia!' sequel is here

This, as I'm sure you recall, is a major plot point in Mamma Mia! .

Universal Pictures released the first official trailer to "Mamma Mia!: Here We Go Again", the highly-anticipated sequel set to hit theaters later this summer. With the film's original cast returning and new additions including Lily James (Cinderella, Baby Driver), the musical comedy will open on July 20, 2018. The sequel welcomes Lily James to the ensemble, taking on the role of a younger Donna.

The first trailer for "Mamma Mia!". James plays the young Donna, whose story is told in flashbacks. We can't say. But Cher, who in real life is only three years older than Streep, is playing Sophie's grandmother - so anything is possible. "Grandma, you weren't invited", Sophie tells her when she shows up unexpectedly. Aside from a few dreamy-looking shots, Streep is curiously absent and referenced only in the past tense, leaving fans (and a number of media outlets) to speculate on Donna's fate. In the end, Sam's the man and, having been Donna's true love, ends up marrying her. Sophie has her answer, everyone's happy, they go off singing, and the story is finished.

There may have only been one ABBA Broadway musical, but that doesn't mean that Hollywood has to stop with just one movie version.and we're thrilled that they didn't!

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Streep also features in a behind-the-scenes photo posted by the producer. "What a great idea to make a sequel to Mamma Mia where Donna Sheridan is dead, said no one ever", one user wrote.

Watch the full trailer here:What do you think of the teaser clip?

However, it ought to be noted, Streep is in the movie and the scenes she's filmed are completely new - not taken from the original. Perhaps Meryl Streep will get to make a grand entrance as well, when it turns out her character is in fact not dead, she just had amnesia and was on a world tour with the three hunky actors from The Early Years.

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