The iconic cast of the Legally Blonde franchise have reunited after 20 years and Reese Witherspoon was unable to contain her emotions.

The box-office flick, which hit cinemas in 2001, is noted as one of Reese’s most memorable movie roles to date after her lovable character Elle Woods catapulted her to global fame.

Now 20 years after its release date, the Hollywood actress was reunited with her beloved cast members for a pre-recorded virtual get-together on Instagram.

Taking to her own page, the 44-year-old treated her 24.4 million followers to throwback video of the iconic nineties movie which featured stars including Luke Wilson, Selma Blair and Jennifer Coolidge.

“Ohmigod you guys. It’s a Legally Blonde Reunion” she captioned the video which has already raked up a whopping one million likes.

The iconic cast of the Legally Blonde franchise have reunited after 20 years and Reese Witherspoon was unable to contain her emotions

She continued: “We laughed, we cried and we may or may not have done the bend & snap for old times' sake!

“For the first time in 20 years, join me and the #[email protected] YouTube channel! PS: Don’t you want to see if Elle & Warner finally make up?”

Unable to hide her excitement, Reese appeared overjoyed and giddy in the snippet which showcased a sneak peek of the legendary reunion.

Reese couldn't contain her emotions
The iconic cast reunited for a virtual get-together on Instagram

Within minutes after posting the exciting announcement to her Instagram account, the blonde beauty was showered with love and support from her famous friends and fans alike.

Supermodel Karlie Kloss penned: “Best Monday news ever!”

Meanwhile, Amanda Kloots remarked, “Omg I cannot wait!”

The reunion will take place on Tuesday

“I have been waiting for this for so many years. My day is made!”

“Yes! This is the best thing to happen in 2020! It’s exactly what we all need!”

Reese is set to return to her iconic role as Elle Woods

The epic reunion comes shortly after screenwriter Mindy Kaling revealed she’s currently writing Legally Blonde 3.

Reese is set to return to her original role which will see Elle Woods 20 years down the line.

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