Actor Nia Vardalos took to her social media to pay a heartfelt tribute to her 2002 romantic drama movie My Big Fat Greek Wedding co-star Michael Constantine. The Emmy-winning legendary actor Michael Constantine handed away on the age of 94 on August 31 of pure causes. To pay a tribute to him, the cast of the film reunited and shared an replace on the upcoming third instalment of the franchise.
Nia Vardalos pays tribute to Michael Constantine
The 59-year-old took to her Instagram to pay a heartfelt tribute to the late veteran actor. She was joined by the cast of My Big Fat Greek Wedding to honour the reminiscence of Michael Constantine. She wrote, ”Friends in actual life are why our movies are a lot enjoyable to make. Cousin Nikki @gia.carides & brother Nick @louismandylorofficial & mother, @lainie_kazan gathered to honour the reminiscence of Michael Constantine, might he relaxation in peace. He had advised me he wouldn’t be capable of be part of us for the third movie and his want was that we go on.”
She additionally shared an replace on the third instalment and the way the COVID-19 scenario precipitated setbacks within the filming, She continued, ”I wrote the screenplay to replicate Michael’s choice and can at all times treasure his final messages to me, hoping we have been filming quickly. The numerous variants have made indies tough, however we’re hopeful.” Additionally, she playfully requested her followers to not ship their scripts to her mom writing, ”Please do cease calling my mother to ask when you could be in it 😂 and please don’t say me your concepts, the script is completed. ✏️ (And no Toula and Ian usually are not grandparents!) ”.
Lastly, she thanked the late veteran actor for bringing her phrases to imaginative and prescient including, ”We miss you Michael, thanks for bringing my phrases to life with such ardour and accuracy, you’ll at all times be with us. ❤️”.
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It was earlier confirmed by Deadline that work is underway to start out filming the third instalment of the franchise. The film is ready to function actors Vardalos, John Corbett and Elena Kampouris together with others. The movie is ready to shoot in Greece.
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