The ‘Parks & Recreation’ group chat is a spot we’d prefer to be! Actress Retta dished on the forged’s reactions to the viral Leslie Knope memes throughout Inauguration & extra!
In case you’re lacking Parks & Recreation, which went off the air in 2015, then we’ve obtained a serious replace for you! Sadly, it isn’t a reboot, however it’s some secrets and techniques from the forged group chat from none apart from Retta, herself! The actress, who performed Donna within the beloved present, spoke to HollywoodLife.com in partnership with Jameson, and revealed the forged remains to be often in touch. “We now have our notorious group textual content, so all of us speak just about as soon as per week,” Retta instructed HL in an EXCLUSIVE interview. “After which all of us speak for everybody’s birthday, children birthdays and that type of factor. Or, when a humorous reminiscence pops up on our iPhone reminders, we’re at all times sending photos and memes, issues like that.”
Recall, throughout Joe Biden‘s inauguration, followers have been reminded of Parks & Rec‘s main woman, Leslie Knope, and her infatuation (and main crush) on the now president. The memes have been countless, with one Twitter person writing, “Joe Biden is the primary actor from Parks and Recreation to grow to be the President of the US.” One other joked, “BREAKING : blonde girl, recognized as Leslie Knope, faints at joe bidens inauguration.”
Feeling a little bit like Leslie Knope on this pic right this moment: pic.twitter.com/Bx8ZIiSq6P
— Nora Dominick (@noradominick) January 20, 2021
Retta confirmed that the Parks & Rec forged noticed and appreciated the memes. “Oh yeah, we undoubtedly mentioned all that!” she laughed. “We shared all of the memes that got here up. We have been like, Leslie and Amy are excited!”
The Good Ladies actress additionally spoke to HL about her partnership with Jameson Whiskey, simply in time for St. Patrick’s Day! “Principally, since we have been cheated out of St. Patty’s Day final yr, Jameson needs to ensure folks get to rejoice a little bit extra this yr, however safely,” she defined.
Retta, together with Joe Lo Truglio star in a St. Patrick’s Day PSA to let everybody know that Jameson Irish Whiskey will likely be paying 1,000 followers to take day off from their each day grind to allow them to safely rejoice “St. Patrick’s Day Time Off” (SPTO) this yr! All these impressed by Retta and Joe Lo’s motivational messages can pledge to take a #JamesonSPTO the place they’ll obtain a particular Drizly code and enter to be among the many 1,000 folks to win $50.00 to make use of for St. Patrick’s Day festivities. Every winner may also see $50.00 of their identify go to the Restaurant Employee’s Neighborhood Basis (RWCF), a $50,000 contribution on prime of $150,000 the model is donating to the advocacy and nonprofit.