Regina Hall Reflects On ‘Scary Movie' Character
Written by BET on May 12, 2021
Regina Hall has performed many iconic characters over time however nobody may have predicted her position as Brenda Meeks in 2001’s Scary Film can be simply as legendary 20 years later. Corridor as Brenda Meeks is a favourite in memes and on social media.
Whereas speaking to BET.com concerning the third season of Black Monday, which premieres Might 23 on Showtime, the 50-year-old mirrored on the fandom round Brenda Meeks.
“It is actually wonderful for somebody to even take into consideration your character 20 years later. I look and go, ‘Oh, my God, look how younger I used to be,” Corridor mentioned about seeing the memes of her flow into.
“Twenty years later, for individuals to nonetheless have such a connection to Brenda… I beloved Brenda and I’m so completely happy I obtained to have the ability to play her. It is humorous to me as a result of you do not know what is going on to occur whenever you do a task — twenty years later, for Brenda to, truthfully, discover a new viewers. There’s only a entire new younger viewers that obtained to find her so it is enjoyable for me.”
See a clip beneath Brenda’s greatest moments, which has greater than six million views.
Corridor additionally dished on a sequel to the 2017 movie Ladies Journey, which seems to nonetheless be in limbo, “I do know they need it to occur. I feel these loopy occasions postponed it with COVID. A film like that you just want units, set items, you want individuals and also you want the vacation spot. It actually simply wasn’t attainable to do.”
She additionally added, “I do know one of many locations the forged had thrown out to shoot Brazil. Effectively, I doubt that might occur now. So, it is like, properly, the place do you’re taking them? I feel it is simply attempting to determine, how do you maneuver on this new actuality?”
Within the meantime, make sure you take a look at Regina Corridor in Black Monday on Showtime Might 23.