Sister Act fans rejoice! It looks like there's a third movie on the way.
Here's everything we know so far...
The Sister Act movies really are iconic.They're just the kind of films you can't go wrong with.
The soundtrack remains well-loved to this day.
via: imdbLet's be honest, we've all sang those songs in the shower from time to time!
Directed by Emile Ardolino, the flick followed the trials and tribulations of Deloris Van Cartier, a lounge singer who witnessed a murder at the hands of her mobster beau.
via: imdbThe singer was then forced to join a convent under while in witness protection.
Despite her rebellious streak...
via: imdbShe ended up transforming the Sunday choir into a soulful act that gained widespread attention.
The movie was a huge success across the globe.And raked in an eye-watering $231.6 million at the box office.
In fact...The movie was one of the most financially successful comedies of the early '90s.
So, naturally, a second movie soon followed.
via: imdbSister Act 2: Back in the Habit hit screens the following year.
The movies spawned an entire franchise.As well as the films, a musical adaptation also premiered in 2006.
But with the flick's sequel having dropped all the way back in 1993...
via: imdbIt's safe to say that another installment is long overdue.
Fans have always maintained hope that we'd be seeing Deloris and the gang on our screens again.
via: imdbAnd have been very vocal about wanting another instalment of the hit franchise.
Now, over 2 decades on...
via: imdbIt seems we might be finally getting what we've wished for.
That's right...It looks like the wheels have been put in motion for Sister Act 3.
Whoopi Goldberg has provided a pretty major update on the movie.
via: Getty ImagesSpeaking on The Late Late Show with James Corden, the actress spilled the beans on a third outing of the hit franchise.
Corden is a big fan of the movies.
via: YouTubeAnd was determined to get any updates out of his guest.
Firstly she addressed why there hasn't been another sequel so far...
via: YouTube"Because for a long time they kept saying no one wanted to see it and then quite recently it turns out that may not be true, people might want to see it," the star explained.
via: YouTube"It's a really fun movie, it feels good and nobody's mad, it's just, like, listen, bad singing, great singing, ok singing, and then nuns. What's better than that?"
She then revealed some good news for fans...
via: YouTubeSister Act 3 plans are well and truly being put in motion.
Here's what she had to say:
via: YouTube"So we're working diligently to figure out how to get the gang together and come back."