Fox Sets GREASE LIVE for 2015 | Give Me My Remote

Fox Sets GREASE LIVE for 2015

April 28, 2014 by  

Fox will air GREASE LIVE, a live three-hour broadcast of the famed musical, in 2015, the network announced.

“From Broadway to film, and across generations, ‘Grease’ is one of the most beloved musical stories ever told – and we can’t wait to bring it to our air in a spectacular live event,” said Shana C. Waterman, Senior Vice President of Event Series for FOX in a statement. “Its iconic characters and addictive songs make it the perfect fit for FOX, and we’re going to give it the kind of star power and production quality to make every Sandy, Danny, Rizzo and Kenickie out there want to get up and sing along.”

“It’s incredibly exciting to have one of our first major network productions be based on this universally celebrated Paramount title, and we’re thrilled to be partnering with Kevin, Joe and Shana on this epic television event,” said Amy Powell, President, Paramount TV. “FOX’s passion for engaging audiences with bold storytelling and live musical formats make it a perfect home for this special broadcast.”

The cast for the upcoming production has yet to be announced. But do you have any particular people in mind you hope to see join GREASE LIVE?

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