Paul Feig also recalled Donald Trump's Instagram rant blasting the new version, which starred Leslie Jones and Melissa McCarthy.
The director talks the Mother of Dragons and the mother of twists.
The "Game of Thrones" star shares the screen with Henry Golding in the upcoming holiday flick.
The two will star alongside "Game of Thrones" actress Emilia Clarke in Paul Feig's rom-com.
Stella Meghie, director of YA film adaptation "Everything, Everything," is on board to direct the film.
The two share a kiss in their new film, "A Simple Favor."
"I know this is the hardest thing in the world [for women] to come out like this, and it’s great. But they can’t do it alone."
“This one was just too tempting."
Social media has shown Paul Feig plenty of positive reactions, too.
She even got a shoutout from the movie's director.