Book Club 2: Jane Fonda, 84, looks incredible in wedding dress as she ties the knot with dapper on-screen love Don Johnson, 72, in romantic scenes in Italy for hotly-anticipated sequel
Jane Fonda looked incredible in a wedding dress as she filmed romantic wedding scenes in Italy with Don Johnson for Book Club 2 on Thursday.
The screen icon, 84, who plays the fiercely independent Vivian in the film, showcased her incredible frame in the elegant floral lace applique gown with statement shoulders, as she filmed alongside a dapper Don, 72, who plays Arthur.
Jane wore her fiery tresses in flicks and sported floral details in her bob, paired with diamond earrings for filming at the Castello della Castelluccia hotel, outside Rome.
Wow: Jane Fonda looked incredible in a wedding dress as she filmed romantic wedding scenes in Italy with Don Johnson for Book Club 2 on Thursday
She clutched onto a bouquet as she joined Don in a marquee, before placing her hands on his chest as they said their vows.
Don looked dapper in a blue shirt and tie, worn with a slate grey suit as he filmed the emotional scenes.
Book Club saw the pair's character reunite - after Vivian rejected Arthur's proposal some 40 years before. Arthur asked Vivian to commit to a relationship but she declined. However, realising she has made a mistake, she tries to catch him at the airport.
However she misses his airplane, but when she returns to her hotel, she finds Arthur waiting for her and they rekindle their relationship.
Stunning: The screen icon, 84, who plays the fiercely independent Vivian in the film, showcased her incredible frame in the elegant floral lace applique gown with statement shoulders
Here come the girls: She was joined by Candice Bergen (Sharon Myers) and Mary Steenburgen (Carol Colby)
I do: The pair were seen embracing during their vows before sharing a kiss
Wedding: Don and Jane were seen exchanging vows while Diane Keaton, who plays Diane, watched on (R)
Going strong: Diane Keaton joined Andy Garcia, 66 (Mitchell), whose romance blossomed in the first film, despite the interference of her daughters.
Bridal chic: Jane wowed in the stunning dress as she filmed the romantic scenes
Also seen on set was Diane Keaton, 76, who plays Diane, Andy Garcia, 66 (Mitchell), whose romance blossomed in the first film, despite the interference of her daughters.
Diane wowed in a white hat, black jumper and sharply tailored cream suit, while Andy looked suave in a navy suit.
Candice Bergen, 76, who plays Sharon Myers, wowed in a floral suit as she joined a chic Mary Steenburgen, 69, (Carol Colby) and on-screen husband Craig T.Nelson, 78, (Bruce Colby).
The film is a sequel to the 2018 movie, Book Club, which was a huge success at the box office.
Nuptials: Don was seen in a floral adorned marquee as he prepared to film
Floral finesse: Jane wowed in her floral dress as she filmed scenes in Italy
Fun: Craig T Nelson, who plays Bruce Colby (left) joined the group for a scene
PDA: Diane and Andy played their roles to aplomb as they were seen embracing during the wedding
Before: Don looked dapper in his suit as he prepared to film the wedding scene
En-route: Jane looked sensational in her wedding dress as she filmed for the sequel
The second installment will take the ladies out of the country and abroad to romantic Italy.
Due to the high success of the first movie, a star-studded sequel was born.
Steenburgen dropped a hint back in 2019 that a sequel would be in production when she was interviewed by Andy Cohen on his Sirius XM show.
Fashion forward: Diane wowed in a voluminous cream skirt and hat as she filmed
Wow: Craig and Mary were every inch the happy couple as they reprised their roles
Nuptials: The cast and crew were seen cracking smiles as they prepared to film
Glorious: Jane wowed in her wedding dress as she got into character
Icons: The actresses looked on top form as they filmed scenes for the wedding
'I guess we're doing Book Club 2 because the film was incredibly successful,' the actress said. 'It made so much money.'
The first film had a budget of $14million and made a whopping $104million in the box office.
The 2018 movie was based around four middle-aged women who read Fifty Shades of Grey for their book club.
Stylish: Mary wowed in a floral dress as she prepared to film scenes
Filming: Don looked sharp in a grey suit as he chatted with a pal before filming
Having fun? Candice was seen chatting to Andy as Mary looked on in the film
Takes: Jane looked in good spirits as she chatted with cast members ahead of filming
Radiant: The screen icon looked beautiful as she filmed for the sequel
Wedding party: Jane looked sensational as she prepared for the romantic scenes
Script: Glimpses of the romantic dialogue were held up boards as prompts
Fashion icon: Diane wowed in her polka dot skirt in the Italian sunshine
Touch-ups: Jane had her make-up reapplied as she prepared for another scene
Prompt: Don and Jane were seen embracing as further insights into the script were given
Icons: Candice and Jane looked happy as they prepared to film on the day
Ladies: The acclaimed actresses were seen chatting as they filmed the sequel
Fun: The actresses looked happy as they stood on a balcony for scenes
Wedding: Don was seen holding Jane's hand as they filmed the romantic ceremony
Upon reading the steamy novel, the women's lives were changed in both a comedic and heart-warming story.
Fonda, Keaton, and Steenburgen all have Academy Awards under their belts, while Bergen has received both Emmy and Golden Globe awards.
When a talented and dedicated cast is put together, the final product is quite amazing.
Bill Holderman directed the 2018 film, and will also be director of Book Club 2.
Production for Book Club 2 is still in the works, and a final release date is still not finalized.
The ladies are back! The award winning actresses in the 2018 film, Book Club