After Mariah Carey’s tune Fantasy was featured in Free Guy, she and Ryan Reynolds took to TikTok to duet the melody. Free Guy released in theaters on August 13th and has proved one of the best movies of the summer. While Reynolds, Jodie Comer, Joe Keery, Taiki Waiti, and Utkarsh Ambudkar make up the principle cast, Free Guy likewise features numerous celebrity cameos. It has proved a film industry hit for its unique and charming premise of a non-player character in a video game who becomes self-aware and sets out to become the hero.
Reynolds and Carey performed a duet of “Imagination” in a clever Free Guy TikTok video. Carey kicked off the duet to her tune and Reynolds before long joined with some aggressive lip syncing and hand gestures. However, Carey wasn’t exactly impressed, giving him the side eye for straying from the arrangement. Check out their duet below:
The video was a clever showcase of two influencers sharing help for one another via web-based media. However, besides the camaraderie and Free Guy reference, it likewise served another silly purpose. Reynolds emphasized in his subtitle of the video that the duet was his favorite occurrence of August 25th – a date that incidentally turns out to be his wife, Blake Lively’s, birthday. The high-profile celebrity couple is known for entertainingly trolling one another via web-based media, and it seems the practice continues as Reynolds utilized the duet to epically censure her.
Overall, it seems that the usage of Carey’s “Dream” in Free Guy proved effective. The tune is infectious enough to propel the film forward and it additionally fits well with the affinity between Reynolds and Comer’s Free Guy characters. It was especially a treat to hear Comer’s own rendition of the tune for the film. Meanwhile, Reynolds and Carey seem to have started up a relationship through the process. Both have expressed help for the other’s work and have tracked down a unique way to merge their craft together. However, while Carey is a solid supporter of Free Guy, she’s not such a lot of an enthusiast of Reynolds’ lip synching and butterfly movements.