Dolly Parton, Jane Fonda, and Lily Tomlin starred in the award-winning comedy as secretaries who were sick and exhausted of their "sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical bigot" boss stealing their ideas, passing them over for promotions, and being an all-around jackass, so they joined forces to teach him a lesson. "We decided that we are going to do another one".
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The OG gang [Picture: Rex Features] Accoriding to the star, the sequel will focus on three new female leads who, upon dealing with similar workplace problems as in 9 To 5, call upon the original trio of Parton, Fonda and Tomlin for guidance. 9 to 5 was turned into a 2009 Broadway musical. But Parton says they'd better not take too long.
In the age of #MeToo and Time's Up, Dolly Parton believes it's the ideal time to remake her hit film, "9 to 5".
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In recent months, however, a revival has looked more likely, not least because of the climate of #MeToo has made 9 to 5's trailblazing theme of defying sexual harassment in the workplace even more relevant. The original followed employees of a sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical bigot who find a way to turn the tables on him.
"Back in 1980, in that movie, we refused to be controlled by a sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical bigot", Fonda began, then Tomlin interrupted, "and in 2017, we still refuse to be controlled by a sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical bigot".
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