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Steve Martin Denies 'Father of the Bride 3' Rumor

June 17, 2014 (7:46 am) GMT
The George Banks depicter insists he hasn't read a script and hasn't been offered to reprise his role either.

set the record straight on the rumor suggesting he would reprise his role as George Banks in "Father of the Bride" for a threequel. "So excited to read I'm doing Father of the Bride 3 since I haven't seen a script or been offered the role!" he tweeted.

Nikki Finke previously reported that Martin would return for "Father of the Bride 3" with Kiernan Culkin who played his son Matty in the first two films. Charles Shyer who directed and co-wrote the previous movies is allegedly back as well.

The former Deadline editor claims to have a scoop on the story. It's rumored revolving around a gay marriage. Matty is now adult and he is getting married to a Navy SEAL's son, but a "thunderstruck and speechless" George opposes the wedding.

The first film was released in 1991, followed by a sequel in 1995. and were among the cast.

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