Zoolander is one of the guilty pleasure movies that sneaks up on you. It is so outrageous, stupid, and gut busting funny that if I find it while channel surfing, that afternoon is shot to hell. Ben Stiller was recently making the publicity rounds for Noah Baumbach‘s While We’re Young and when asked about Zoolander 2 had some insight on why it took so long for Zoolander 2 to get off the ground.
The Zoolander 2 announcement was dramatically made when Stiller and co-star Owen Wilson crashed the Valentino Fashion Show at Paris Fashion Week a couple of weeks ago. Here’s the video:
Comingsoon.com sat down with Stiller and asked about Zoolander 2:
Last year, we started looking at it again and it seemed like the confluence of events of everybody wanting to do it, and it got to a point where it actually came together. And it’s exciting to finally be able to talk about it, too.
Are you looking forward to catching up with Derek Zoolander and the rest of the modeling gang? Word is that the basic synopsis is:
Derek and Hansel are modelling again when an opposing company attempts to take them out from the business.
Will you be putting on your most fashionable attire and buying a ticket come the February 12th, 2016 opening weekend?