Mike Rohl helmed The Princess Switch, a 2018 American Christmas romance comedy movie based on a script by Robin Bernheim as well as Megan Metzger. Vanessa Hudgens, Sam Palladio, and Nick Sagar feature in the movie.
The idea for the movie stems from Mark Twain’s 1881 novel The Prince as well as the Pauper, in which two persons who appear to be identical collide as well as swap places.
Netflix released it on November 16th, 2018. The Princess Switch: Switched Again, which debuted on November 19, 2020, as well as the Princess Switch 3: Romancing the Star, which debuted on November 18, 2021, were the sequels.
Vanessa Hudgens and Sam Palladio were set to feature inside the Netflix movie The Princess Switch in June 2018. The principal filming for the film finished in June of this year. The majority of the movie was shot in the Romanian town of Carei. Károlyi Castle in Carei, Romania, was used to film the palace sequence.
According to review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes, this movie has a 71 per cent approval rating, with such a 6.1/10 average rating depending on 14 reviews. “The Princess Switch gives a hearty dosage of pleasant, light-hearted, twin-swap fun and also is lovely watching for just about any hopeless romantic,” the website’s reviews agree. This film received a user score of 6.4 out of 10 on Metacritic, based on 13 reviews, signifying “Generally Favorable Reviews.”
NPR’s Linda Holmes lauded the film’s performances as well as described it as “pleasingly fizzy and silly,” although criticising the plot’s unrealistic elements.
On November 19, 2020, a sequel, The Princess Switch: Switched Again, was released. Vanessa Hudgens also worked as a producer in addition to playing the third lookalike.
The Princess Switch 3: Romancing the Star, the third instalment of the series, was published on November 18, 2021. Three lookalikes were performed by Vanessa Hudgens.