Ariana Grande teased her extremely anticipated Thank U, Next” music video with a trailer on Tuesday (Nov. 27). In the Mean Girls-themed teaser, a set of characters together with Jonathan Bennett (who portrays Aaron Samuels within the authentic film), Troye Sivan and Grande herself (who performs Regina George within the video) focus on Grande's real-life rumors, simply as how the scholars at North Shore High talked about Regina’s secrets and techniques.
Indeed, there are many references to the "Regina George Is Flawless" montage from the cult-followed '04 movie in Grande's preview. Check all of them out under.
The "Thank U, Next" Line: "One time on Twitter, I heard Ariana Grande obtained pregnant, so I obtained pregnant, so we might be pregnant on the identical time," says a visibly-pregnant Colleen Ballinger (a.okay.a. Miranda Sings).
The Mean Girls Moment: Ballinger would possibly simply be referencing the well being class scene by which Coach Carr famously says, "Don't have intercourse, as a result of you’re going to get pregnant and die."
The "Thank U, Next" Line: Jonathan Bennett, who seems to be reviving his function as Aaron Samuels, says, “Ariana Grande informed me my hair appears to be like attractive pushed again. She’s not incorrect.”
The Mean Girls Moment: References the scene at lunch the place Regina provokes Cady, saying, “Cady, will you please inform him his hair appears to be like attractive pushed again?” shortly after the couple has gotten again collectively.
The "Thank U, Next" Line: "Ariana broke off an engagement, so I discovered a man to suggest to me and I broke off an engagement," says Stefanie Drummond, who additionally portrayed Bethany Byrd within the authentic film.
The Mean Girls Moment: This is a nod to Drummond's authentic line through the rumor montage: "One time I noticed Cady Heron carrying military pants and flip-flops, so I purchased military pants and flip-flops." She even wears a pink shirt within the "Thank U" teaser once more.
The "Thank U, Next" Line: When Troye Sivan's flip comes, he says, “I heard she’s a lesbian now and relationship some chick known as Aubrey.” This references the generally misheard "Thank, U Next" lyrics, "her identify is Aubrey" (that are accurately "her identify is Ari")…
The Mean Girls Moment: …in addition to the Mean Girls scene by which Regina tells Cady about her previous friendship with Janis Ian: "Janis, I can't invite you, as a result of I feel you're lesbian. I imply I couldn't have a lesbian at my get together. There had been gonna be women there of their bathing fits."
The "Thank U, Next" Line: "Ariana says, trustworthy to god, knock me out. So I made a decision to punch myself within the face. It was superior,” Grande lookalike YouTuber Gabi DeMartino says within the video.
The Mean Girls Moment: “One time, she punched me within the face. It was superior!” stated Bethany Byrd within the authentic montage, in reference to her obsession with Regina.
Watch the teaser under.