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For the reason that ’90s, we have swapped hamburger telephones for smartphones and posters of Leo DiCaprio for neatly curated Harry Types fan accounts, and our BFFs have been there with us to trip out each minute of it. We caught up with two finest buddies who’ve been there for one another by way of the many years — Sabrina the Teenage Witch costars Melissa Joan Hart, aka Sabrina Spellman, and Soleil Moon Frye, aka Roxie King — to look again on their IRL friendship through the years, sharing a number of of their favourite moments collectively each on and off display.
After they had been round 6 years previous, Frye and Hart attended an audition for Ron Howard’s 1983 film Little Pictures and finally grew to become shut buddies of their teenagers, after they began working collectively on the later seasons of Sabrina the Teenage Witch. “We’re each very chatty, very adventurous form of folks and simply grew to become quick buddies,” Hart advised CelebrityPie, earlier than Frye added, “By the point we had been in our late teenagers, we had been inseparable. We each love to speak. We additionally each like to pay attention and we each like to be actually sincere with one another.”
“She had a child, so I needed to have a child, after which she had one other child so I needed to have one other child. So, Soleil’s life form of dictates my life.”
Along with being school BFFs on display, the pair have been there for one another in actual life by way of thick and skinny, chatting about superstar crushes and their favourite outfits from Sabrina over pints of ice cream and the occasional spoonful of caviar. “I bear in mind crying on her shoulder with quite a few boyfriend issues in my early 20s,” Hart mentioned, including that she and Frye used to share an house in New York. “Once I met my husband and we acquired married, she instructed this home that we must always purchase and that grew to become our first dwelling collectively. After which she instructed the place we acquired married. She had a child, so I needed to have a child, after which she had one other child so I needed to have one other child. So, Soleil’s life form of dictates my life.”
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At the moment, Hart has three children and Frye has 4 children, so their ’90s-style slumber events normally contain household time, however that hasn’t stopped them from squeezing in some childhood nostalgia right here and there. “I watch Punky [Brewster] with the youngsters,” Frye mentioned, mentioning that she hopes to have Hart visitor star within the Punky Brewster reboot. “Whereas we had been taking pictures the continuation, it was so candy as a result of my 7 12 months previous and all the youngsters and my 5 12 months previous, all of us acquired collectively and watched it. And I really cried watching the unique Punky pilot . . . It is actually been a dream come true. And it has been so enjoyable to work with such unimaginable, wonderful, inspiring folks each day.”
“I like this wonderful being a lot, and he or she’s simply been such an unimaginable pal to me and only a particular a part of my life.”
The pair do not normally speak about work or being on set throughout their hangouts today, however Hart did add that a few of her favourite visitor stars throughout her Sabrina Spellman days had been Britney Spears, Kelly Clarkson, *NSYNC, Blondie, and Dick Van Dyke, who she danced with within the season 4 episode “Welcome Again, Duke.” “It was unimaginable that everyone beloved the present a lot that they need us to be on it, or their children beloved the present and they also needed to be on it for his or her children,” she mentioned.
In celebration of Nationwide Greatest Buddies Day on June 8, Frye and Hart partnered with Heluva Good! Dip‘s ’90s-themed merch sweepstakes. And whereas life has been a whirlwind of adjustments for the reason that ’90s, it is good to know that a few of our favourite onscreen friendships nonetheless maintain up IRL. “I like this wonderful being a lot, and he or she’s simply been such an unimaginable pal to me and only a particular a part of my life,” Frye mentioned earlier than turning to Hart. “I’ve so many heartfelt recollections of you, and the truth that you have simply all the time been there to assist me [means so much].” It looks like the ex-Sabrina the Teenage Witch costars actually have a magical bond that may’t be damaged. Feeling nostalgic? Take a look at our roundup of 100+ presents to provide your finest pal forward of Nationwide BFF Day.