Ariana Grande's 'thank u, next' video stars Matt Bennett from 'Victorious'. Well, to four of them anyway — , Bring It On, 13 Going on 30, and Legally Blonde. That by October 2018, reported. The Clovers are played by Grande's back-up dancers, Nekai Johnson, Luz Remigio, and Patience Aquart, as well as her fellow musicians and thank u, next co-writers Tayla Parx and Victoria Monét. The music video broke YouTube's record for the most number of views garnered within 24 hours of release, with 46 million views in its first day.
This time, the star of the show is Ariana Grande, and people are ready to spill the tea, drawing on the real-life Ariana gossip mill. So, you do the math as to just how pregnant she was while filming Grande's video. Well, it caused Grande's fans to freak out via , as it showed off the singer with a much shorter hairdo. Fun fact: You can spot a lipstick mark on her stomach before Grande plants her lips on the baby bump, so we're guessing they had to film that sweet smooch more than once. Who else could play the guy whose hair looks sexy pushed back? One noteworthy picture in particular can be spotted in the bathtub.
And, just as people had imagined, she totally pulled off Damien's pink polo shirt. Turns out, it was just a rumor. And who are those girls in her Mean Girls squad? Turns out it was just a rumor. On the far left is someone who looks a lot like Lindsay Lohan, but it's actually Elizabeth Gillies, who co-starred with Grande in the Nickelodeon sitcom Victorious. It may not even be out yet but is already in the running to becoming one of the standout pop moments of 2018. In Grande's video, however, Jenner doesn't say those same encouraging words. But on the Meredith Vieira Show,.
Oh, and that scene toward the end of the video where Grande kisses Ballinger's big pregnant belly? Here are all the celebrities that feature in Ariana Grande's thank u, next music video: Every single celebrity cameo in Ariana Grande's 'thank u, next' music video. So, who is the guy next to Stefanie Drummond who is obsessed with Ariana snoring? Elizabeth Gillies, Daniella Monet, and Matt Bennett, who played Jade West, Trina Vega, and Robbie Shapiro, respectively, in the popular Nickelodeon series, all appear in the video. He also appears to carry The Burn Cookbook through the halls in one scene of the music video. While getting comedian and Saturday Night Live legend Amy Poehler to reprise her role as Regina George's mom in Mean Girls probably would've been a long shot, Ariana Grande was able to snag a major celeb who totally embodies the hilarious character for her music video — none other than Kardashian matriarch Kris Jenner. W Magazine may earn a portion of sales from products that are purchased through our site as part of our Affiliate Partnerships with retailers. And we bet you're wondering who's who? Gillies took on the role , originally played by , while Monet and Bennet Cliff Pantone in the video's Bring It On scenes. This was after that she was being bullied on set.
The wait is almost over. In the role of Karen Smith and Gretchen Wieners are Grande's friends Alexa Luria and Courtney Chipolone, respectively. Doesn't the momager look so right behind that video camera? The poster in question is of Frankie figure skating and appears to have scrawled across it. This was a missed opportunity, guys. Grande stepped into the shoes of some of the films' famous characters, and did we mention she enlisted the help of some famous friends like artist Troye Sivan to round out the cast of her video? The Burn Book page about Pete Davidson isn't the only reference to him in the video, though it may be the most obvious. Jonathan Bennett and Stefanie Drummond weren't the only original stars from one of the movies Grande channels in her video.
In the days leading up to the video's release, a lot of people have been noticing Liz Gillies' uncanny. So, it looks like she's probably just busy with her own career. From the original cast members of the four films to Ariana's friends, collaborators and just all round legends, everyone who is anyone is in this video. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Condé Nast. Most people can't dream of that kind of publicity for their project! In case you don't remember bb Ari playing Cat Valentine, here's a refresher: First up, Dynasty actress Elizabeth Gillies, who used to play Jade West in Victorious, made her appearance as Cady Heron from Mean Girls. Just as the singer on social media, the video was one big homage to hit female-led comedies from the 2000s. Picture: Republic And a very very small, blink and you'll miss it cameo from Ariana's mum, Joan Grande.
Fans reportedly believe that rumored song is about Grande's friendships, as she and her friends have all been spotted wearing the same ring. Ariana Grande and comedian Pete Davidson took the world by storm when reports swirled that they'd in June 2018, after just a few weeks of dating, but their romance wouldn't last long. Another YouTuber also made it into the video? Picture: Republic Daniella Monet Actor: 'Victorious' Matt Bennett Actor: 'Victorious' Matt Bennett from Victorious joins Ariana Grande in the 'thank u, next' music video. As she in those interminable days ahead of the drop, the video features a plethora of celebrities, including some of the actual stars from the she pays tribute to in the video— Mean Girls, Legally Blonde, Bring It On, and 13 Going on 30—plus a real live Kardashian-Jenner, as was speculated before the release. The 25-year-old released the first teaser for the video on Tuesday, and it features a ton of celebrity surprises, including Troye Sivan, Colleen Ballinger and one special guest who only the biggest Arianators will recognize: Gabi DeMartino. The timing of his role in the video likely couldn't have come at a better time for Bennett, as he his Mean Girls-inspired cookbook, The Burn Cookbook: An Unofficial Unauthorized Cookbook for Mean Girls Fans, with co-author Nikki Martin in October 2018. Besides being a world-famous mother who spearheaded her children's careers, Jenner has actual experience holding a video camera to capture moments of at least one of her daughters' lives.
From Kris Jenner to the original cast of Mean Girls, here is every single celebrity that makes a cameo in Ariana Grande's 'thank u, next' music video. One person notably absent from the video was Victorious' main star, Victoria Justice. Here are just a few of the reactions. Ariana has been sharing and teasers from the video for weeks, dropping hints about about what it would be about and who would be in it - but we didn't quite expect this level of excellency. Matt Bennett will feature in the 'Bring It On' segment of Ariana Grande's 'thank u, next' video.
The likes of Troye Sivan and Colleen Ballinger appear in the teaser for 'thank u, next'. After fans accused her of shade, Grande responded to DeMartino again, explaining that her tweet was simply a joke. That's actress Stefanie Drummond, who played Bethany Byrd in Mean Girls. However, it's the that fans are really losing it over. Ballinger talks about how she became pregnant after reading a rumor that Grande was pregnant on Twitter. But so flattered by arianagrande loving MeanGirls so much! In the clip, we see a range of new characters - all parodying classic high-school movie tropes - from geeky students to jocks, saying statements about how Ariana Grande influenced their lives. Also featured in the music video's opening is another YouTuber, Gabi DeMartino, who is rather fittingly most well-known for her impersonations of Grande.