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Where Is ‘Mean Girls’ Filmed? All About Shooting Locations

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If you are a teenager of 2004, then you must have seen Mean Girls. Because Mean Girls was one of the most popular films of that year with amazing background locations. Its popularity had amazed the whole world. Now, everybody wanted to know where Mean Girls was filmed. People had never expected that Mean Girls would be a superhit. Also, it was one of the most favorites films of teenagers. Even today, there are millions of Mean Girls fans. Even after 17 years of its release, the google rating of Mean Girls is 89% which means 89% of the whole world likes this film. Mean Girls have got a rating of 4 out of 5 by Facebook. While IMDb has given it 7 out of 10. Last but not least, the film has received 84% by Rotten Tomatoes.

After seeing this much popularity of Mean Girls, its fans wanted to know about its filming locations. It means they wanted to know where Mean Girls were filmed. All the Mean Girls fans have made it a trend on social media platforms. Everywhere & everybody is talking about Mean Girls filming locations. Don’t fear, my dear, when Otakukart is here. We are here for you all to solve all your problems. In this article, we will discuss where Mean Girls was filmed. We will talk about every scene that where it was shot. In the end, we will discuss some interesting points about the film & its cast.

Where was Means Girls filmed?

Firstly, Mean Girls was shot in the college because it has mostly scenes from the college. But its main set was in Evanston in Illinois. And the college part of the film was shot at 2 different colleges. One is  Etobicoke Collegiate Institute, and the second is Malvern Collegiate Institute. These colleges are in Toronto in Ontario. One school was also used & its name is Montclair High School. The school is in Montclair in New Jersey.

The mall scene ‘Old Orchard Shopping Center’ was taken in Etobicoke in Ontario in Canada at Sherway Gardens Mall. Regina’s house was an actual house located in Toronto, Canada, at 11 High Point Road. That house’s actual cost was $14.8 million. Some shooting was also done at New Trier High School in Winnetka in Illinois.

where was Mean Girls filmed

One of the college scenes.

What’s the film about?

First of all, ‘Mean Girls’ is an American film. It is a popular comedy film of 2004. On 30th April 2004, the film was released in the USA. But on 19th April 2004, it was released on Cinerama Dome. While in India, Mean Girls was released on 3rd September 2004. Its genre is teen-comedy. The duration of the film is 1 hour 37 minutes. Mean Girls is available in the English language. The film was the super hit film of that year. Its budget was only $17 million, while its box office collection was $130.1 million. This film also has its sequel, which was released in 2011 ‘Mean Girls 2.’

The story of this film is based on teenagers’ school time. There is a girl, Cady, who is newly admitted to the school. She becomes friends with Janis & Damian. They become good friends, and they told Cady to stay away from Regina’s group. But the situation becomes worst when Cady falls in love with Regina’s ex-lover, Aaron. The story is fully based on social dynamics which can affect us.

Means Girls- streaming details

Mean Girls is available on most platforms. It is available on Amazon Prime Video. Mean Girls is also available on YouTube for only $1.19. It is also available on Google Play Movies & TV for only $1.19.  The most interesting point is that the film is available on Netflix also. But it is available on Vudu.

Means Girls Cast

Actors like Lindsay Lohan, Rachel McAdams, Amanda Seyfried & Jonathan Bennett have worked in this series. Let’s know their characters. Jonathan has played Aaron Samuels’ role. Amanda Seyfried has portrayed Karen Smith’s character. Rachel has played Regina George’s role. And Lindsay Lohan has played Cady Heron’s role. On the other hand, Tina Fey as Ms. Norbury, Lacey Chabert as Gretchen, Amy Poehler as Mrs. George & Lizzy Caplan as Janis Ian. Popular actor Daniel Franzese has also played the character of Damian.

where was Mean Girls filmed

The cast of Mean Girls

Also read: Shallow Hal Filming Locations: Where Was The Hit Rom-Com Movie Shot?

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