When news first hit that a Clueless musical was in the works, we immediately pictured the part of Cher being played by Katy Perry. Now we know that Katy can’t hold a candle to Bradley Cooper, Jake Gyllenhaal, Seth Rogen and Paul Dano’s version of Cher.
The leading men audition to play Cher Horowitz in a video for W Magazine and they are so dead-on, they give Alicia Silverstone a run for her money. Even Jake Gyllenhaal admits he’s unknowingly been practicing for this role all his life. He actually talks like Cher in everyday conversation. Who knew?
Watch them recreate Cher’s famous debate speech on Haiti (“It does not say RSVP on the Statue of Liberty”) and prepare to be amazed. The only thing missing is a Calvin Klein slip dress. As if.