What's better than Vanessa Hudgens starring in a Netflix original Christmas movie? Vanessa Hudgens starring as TWO characters in a Netflix original Christmas movie!
The High School Musical actress stars as both Stacy, a baker from Chicago, and Margaret, a soon-to-be British princess, in The Princess Switch. This movie features an all-too familiar plot line in which two look-a-likes switch lives to see how the other half lives, all while dealing with drama in love and societal issues. (Hello, Parent Trap). This movie also may be loosely inspired by Meghan Markle, according to Glamour.
Netflix original shows and movies are typically crowd favorites, and though this movie doesn't hit Netflix until this Friday, November 16, Twitter has already been buzzing in anticipation:
Oh NETFLIX made a CHRISTMAS MOVIE starring VANESSA HUDGENS and it’s like a PARENT TRAP THING about a ROYAL FSMILY oh my god it’s all my favorite things I’m gonna lose it
— ᴄᴀʀsᴏɴ ? (@dk_guapo) November 12, 2018
two vanessa hudgens in a christmas movie ? I can be happy now
— aj (@elloitsaj) November 11, 2018
Vanessa Hudgens starring in a cheesy Netflix Christmas movie and I cannot wait to watch
— Gretchen Wiener (@luckyleffty) November 11, 2018
I CANT WAIT TO WATCH THE PRINCESS SWITCH pic.twitter.com/4hM10ubaF7
— ♡ (@wendyyyoh) November 9, 2018
i’m still so excited that vanessa hudgens is gonna be in a netflix original christmas movie can’t believe she’s out here saving my life
— caitlin (@raindropslilyj) November 2, 2018
Vanessa Hudgens is going to be in a cheesy Christmas movie comes out on Netflix next week and I’m alllll for it. I love the cliché Thanksgiving/Christmas movies that come out this time of year
— Chelsea (@ChelseaMTanner) November 10, 2018
basically the princess and the pauper but it's vanessa hudgens so i'm watching https://t.co/lVHVh2LPxg
— rica (@hystereekal) November 12, 2018
This is one of two movies Hudgens will star in before the year ends. Her other movie, Second Act, with Jennifer Lopez will hit theaters December 14.
Click the video below to watch The Princess Switch trailer!
While you're waiting for The Princess Switch to hit Netflix, check out these 10 unconventional Netflix Christmas movies to binge!