“It’s been a real bucket list year for me,” Andy Garcia says. “I got to work with Cher and Diane Keaton.”
The actor, 62, is currently co-starring in “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again,” the sequel to the 2008 musical film, which opened Friday. He plays an innkeeper named Fernando, who duets with Cher on an iconic ABBA number.
Garcia, who is often known for his dramatic roles, enjoyed being part of a lighthearted production. “It was so easygoing,” he notes. “[Director] Ol Parker created a great space to work in. Very loose, very supportive. We had a lot of freedom to explore. It was very positive, like the state of the movie itself.”