“God, no. No, no,” the Misplaced Metropolis star, 57, advised Metro U.K. on Wednesday, April 6, about reprising her function as Gracie Hart. “Two shouldn’t have been done, however I’m glad that it did as a result of it was with Regina [King], who simply I freaking adore. That one ought to have remained a one-off.”
King, 51, performed no-nonsense bodyguard Sam Fuller within the sequel, which noticed the pair crew as much as rescue Gracie’s pageant mates after that they had been kidnapped. The 2 journey to Las Vegas as Bullock’s character as soon as once more goes undercover and she or he and Sam ultimately grow to be mates themselves.
Whereas the Blind Side actress doesn’t need to step back into her character’s heels once more, she’s very happy at hand the function off to another person. “Except, they make a prequel with a younger Gracie Hart, (with) a little bit mustache and monobrow,” Bullock isn’t , she defined. “I believe Gracie Hart in her 10, 11-year-old life, nonetheless appearing very a lot the identical as Gracie Hart as an grownup could be cute.”
Bullock has by no means been shy about sharing the films she regrets making over the course of her decades-long profession. “I've one [movie that] nobody got here round to and I’m nonetheless embarrassed I used to be in,” the Proposal star advised TooFab final month. “It’s referred to as Velocity 2.”
The Oscar winner reprised her function from the 1995 blockbuster, Velocity, for its sequel two years later. In Velocity 2: Cruise Management, Bullock and her character’s new beau, are on a cruise ship that will get hijacked by a villain (Willem Dafoe), who plans to crash the boat into an oil tanker. Her authentic costar, Keanu Reeves, turned down the sequel, and the Virginia native needs she had completed the identical factor.
“I’ve been very vocal about it,” Bullock stated. “[It] is not sensible. Gradual boat. Slowly going in direction of an island.”
After the interviewer confessed that he beloved watching the 1997 sequel to Velocity, Bullock quipped: “That’s one I wished I hadn’t done and no followers got here round that I do know of, aside from you.” Including that the film had earned a “very quiet” reception, the Oscar winner said that there have been solely a handful of people that advised her that they loved Velocity 2. “Like 5 individuals [like that movie]. Him and the opposite 4 12-year-olds who have been watching the sluggish boat going in direction of the tiny island.”
Bullock’s new movie, The Lost City, is presently in theaters.