After years of teasing, the Absolutely Fabulous movie has finally begun shooting!
Fox Searchlight Pictures and the BBC proved the wonderful news by releasing a celebratory still of stars Jennifer French and Joanna Lumley getting their drink on!
It looks just like old times for Patsy and Edina — they've got each other, they've got alcohol, they've got… OK, the budget looks a little new!
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Saunders' script finds the duo getting involved in "a major incident at an uber fashionable launch party" and "fleeing penniless to the glamorous playground of the super-rich, the French Riviera" to escape the paparazzi — and find their fortunes!
According to reports, there will be cameos by tons of celebs, including Kim Kardashian West and Kate Moss!
We're just so happy that Ab Fab: The Movie is finally a reality!
[Image via Fox Searchlight/BBC.]
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