Chris Colfer Joins “Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie”


Los Angeles: “Glee” star Chris Colfer has joined the cast of British upcoming comedy “Ab Fab: The Movie”. Based on the television show ‘Absolutely Fabulous’, ‘Ab Fab: The Movie’ is written by Jennifer Saunders and directed by Mandie Fletcher.

Colfer, 25, said his character is a hairdresser-slash-social media consultant, reported Entertainment Weekly while Kim Kardashian is set to make a cameo in the film, which Colfer called the “Real Housewives before the Real Housewives.”

“Jennifer Saunders is one of my heroes. I can’t believe she wrote the part for me,” the actor said.

The movie also stars Saunders, Joanna Lumley, Julia Sawalha, June Whitfield, and Jane Horrocks while makers are eyeing a 2016 release date.