Dirty Dancing: Hot Rhythma classic film from the 1980s, will get a sequel, according to information from Variety. Filming is expected to begin later this year, with a release date set for 2024.
The continuation project will be disclosed to the other producers during the Cannes Film Festival 2022🇧🇷 Jennifer Gray will return to the iconic role of Frances “Baby” Housemanprotagonist of the original along with Patrick Swayzewho died in 2009.
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THE lionsgate has invited Jonathan Levinein My boyfriend is a zombie and the comedy unlikely couple, to direct the new production. Gray will also executive produce the sequel.
Little is known about the next chapter, but Levine has hinted that the sequel will include songs from the original film, as well as ’90s hip-hop.
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Dirty Dancing It’s always been one of my favorite movies, I never thought I’d be directing the sequel. I can’t wait to collaborate with Jennifer to bring this beautiful summer, romance, and dance story to a generation of new fans. And for the longtime ones, I promise we won’t ruin your childhood.
The next film is not the first time that “Dirty Dancing” it’s been remade over the past 35 years. “Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights”, was released in 2004. A made-for-TV remake, starring Abigail Breslin and Colt Pratteswas released in 2017.
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🇧🇷‘Dirty Dancing’ It’s more than a movie – it’s a cultural landmark that remains a rite of passage,” he said. Erin WestermanCEO of production at lionsgate🇧🇷 “As we approached the next chapter, we knew we had to honor the depth, relevance and warmth of the original.”