Lionsgate Puts DIRTY DANCING Remake On Hold

     June 8, 2012

It looks like Baby’s gonna have to stay in the corner for a while longer.  Deadline reports that Lionsgate has decided to put their upcoming Dirty Dancing remake on hold for another year.  Apparently the delay can be chalked up …

MONTE CARLO Writer to Pen Remake of DIRTY DANCING

     August 29, 2011

Earlier this month, we reported that High School Musical director Kenny Ortega would helm the remake of Dirty Dancing.  Now Deadline is reporting that Monte Carlo screenwriter Maria Maggenti will handle the script.  The original story revolved around Frances (aka …

Kenny Ortega to Direct DIRTY DANCING Remake

     August 8, 2011

With Craig Brewer’s Footloose remake on the way, you can bet your ass that other 1980’s movie about dancing is getting a remake as well. Deadline reports that Lionsgate has set Kenny Ortega (High School Musical) to direct a remake …