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A new “Mean Girls” movie is coming to theaters soon, and the new cast is so different from the old one

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The first trailer for the Girls Club – Be careful, they bite! The musical film has been released and all the big names are in it: Regina George, Aaron Samuels, Gretchen Weiners, etc.

And since we're doing that, let's take a look at how different the musical cast is from the original film cast…

Let's start with the musical version by Aaron Samuels.

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The musical version by Aaron Samuels is played by Christopher Briney:

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And here is the film version of Aaron Samuels, played by Jonathan Bennett:

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Next we have the musical version by Regina George.

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Regina is played by Reneé Rapp.

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Here is Regina George in the musical:

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And here is the original Regina George, played by Rachel McAdams:

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The musical version:

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The original film version:

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Next we have Gretchen Weiners' musical version.

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Bebe Wood plays the musical version of Gretchen Weiner’s:

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And here is the original version of the film, played by Lacey Chabert:

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Now for the musical version by Karen Smith, Karen Shetty:

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Avantika Vandanapu plays the musical version of Karen:

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And Amanda Seyfried played the original film version of Karen:

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Now for the musical version of Damian.

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Jaquel Spivey plays the musical version of Damian:

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And Daniel Franzese played the original film version of Damian:

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Let's talk about the musical version by Cady Herron.

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The musical version is played by Angourie Rice.

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Here is the musical version of Cady:

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And here is the original version of the film, played by Lindsay Lohan:

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The musical version:

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The original film version:

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The musical version:

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The original film version:

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Let's look at the musical version by Janis Ian, Janis 'Imi'ike:

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The musical version of Janis Ian is played by Auli'i Cravalho:

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And here is the original version of the film, played by Lizzy Caplan:

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Tina Fey once again takes on the role of Mrs. Norbury in the musical:

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And this is what she looked like in the original film:

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Tim Meadows also reprises the role of Mr. Ron Duvall:

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And this is what he looked like in the original film:

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Next comes the musical version of Cady’s mother, played by Jenna Fischer:

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And here is the original version of the film, played by Ana Gasteyer.

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In the film version, Coach Carr is played by John Hamm:

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And the original version of the film was played by Dwayne Hill:

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Finally, we have the musical version of Regina's mother, played by Busy Philipps.

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And here is the original version of the film, played by Amy Poehler.

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The musical will be released on January 12, 2024. Thoughts? Feelings? Worries?