Reese Witherspoon & Jennifer Garner Among The Celebs Who Praised Ariana Grande’s New Music Video

Ariana Grande’s new song ‘Thank U, Next’ has taken the world by storm… multiple times.

First, when she released the song, and then when she released the music video. The video was a great success, taking into consideration that we have all been waiting for it with such curiosity. Within the first 24 hours of its release, the video broke YouTube’s record for most views in a day. It even set a new record for Vevo.

The video features tributes to four movies of the 00s: Mean Girls, Legally Blonde, 13 Going on 30, and Bring It On. Ariana even got some of the original cast members for the music video, such as Jonathan Bennett (Aaron Samuels in Mean Girls) and Jennifer Coolidge (Paulette from Legally Blonde).

The video was quite nostalgic as it sent us to some of our favorite movies and appreciate them all over again. It’s important to note that not only fans acknowledged the video and its good qualities, but so did the celebs or the actor’s from Ariana’s favorite movies. Including Lindsay Lohan, Jennifer Garner, and more. Scroll to see:

celebrities praised Ariana Grande's new music video



Lindsay Lohan: Cady Heron in Mean Girls

Cady from Mean Girls posted a clip of the dancing video from the original movie and said: “All of the original Mean Girls are very flattered.”


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Jonathan Bennett: Aaron Samuels in Mean Girls

Jonathan posted about the video on his Instagram profile, captioning it with ‘iconic’.


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Reese Witherspoon: Elle Woods in Legally Blonde

Reese posted a side-by-side picture of her as Elle Woods, and of Ariana as Elle, in Thank U, Next. She seemed to have enjoyed the music video quite a lot.


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She also complimented her Bend and Snap skills! #NailedIt

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Gabrielle Union: Isis in Bring It On

“Currently stretching in case of a remix,” Gabrielle Union said.


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“I’ll bring the punch.”

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Mark Ruffalo: Matt in 13 Going on 30

Okay, Mark Ruffalo claimed he was having some Razzles in honor of Ariana. This is what dreams are made of!

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Same, Ariana. Same!

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Jennifer Garner: Jenna Rink in 13 Going on 30

Jennifer took to Instagram to note that the music video brightened her day, and thanked Ariana while at it.


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While Ariana was quite excited as well. She replied on Jennifer Garner’s post saying:

Nooooooooo I’m crying. I watched this movie every night before bed growing up (and I still do sometimes, especially when I’m sad). I adore you! Thank you for all the inspiration and joy you’ve brought to my life. I’m screaming bye.



Honestly. This is super cool! Good job, Ari!


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