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Grease fans, meet your new Danny Zuko! Fox recently announced the newest additions to the cast of Grease: Live, including two leading men: Graceland's Aaron Tveit as Danny and Big Time Rush's Carlos PenaVega as Kenickie. The guys join Julianne Hough, who had already been cast as Sandy, as well as Vanessa Hudgens and Keke Palmer. The three-hour show won't air until January, but keep reading to get familiar with the entire cast. »
Aaron Tveit will play Danny Zuko in Fox's upcoming live performance of Grease, the network announced Thursday. What's that, you say? Tell you more, tell you more? Well-ah, well-ah, well-ah: Tveit joins a cast that includes Julianne Hough as Sandy, Vanessa Hudgens as Rizzo, and Big Time Rush's Carlos PenaVega as Kenickie. Grease will be the first time Tveit, a Broadway veteran, has sung onscreen since 2012's Les Misérables. It is not known whether he has a car. »
- Nate Jones
Fox has found its Danny Zuko and Kenickie for the upcoming event “Grease: Live.” “Graceland’s” Aaron Tveit (pictured above) will play the male lead immortalized by John Travolta in the “Grease” films. “Big Time Rush” actor (and former member of the band by the same name) Carlos PenaVega is set for Zuko’s rough-and-tumble Bff, Kenickie. “I’m thrilled and honored to be joining this incredibly talented team of actors in re-imagining this classic and beloved musical,” said Tveit, who starred in the 2012 film adaptation of “Les Miserables.” “Playing ‘Danny Zuko’ is a dream role and I can’t wait to be a. »
- Tony Maglio
Grease is the word for Aaron Tveit. The Graceland star has been cast as Danny Zuko in Fox's Grease Live, E! News has confirmed. "I'm thrilled and honored to be joining this incredibly talented team of actors in re-imagining this classic and beloved musical," Tveit said in a statement "Playing Danny Zuko is a dream role and I can't wait to be a part of all the fun that comes along with performing live on television." Carlos PenaVega of Big Time Rush will play Kenickie. Tveit, whose USA series is now in its third season, has appeared on Broadway in Wicked, Next to Normal and Catch Me If You Can. His other credits include Gossip Girl, Law and Order: Svu, The Good Wife and the »
Most kids in America are either already in, or about to get into, full-on summer vacation mode, but on Nickelodeon’s new series, 100 Things To Do Before High School, school is in session, and it’s … adorable. From Scott Fellows, the creator of hit Nick series Big Time Rush, this new series premieres tomorrow night (Sat. June 6) at 8pm Et/Pt. It follows middle schooler Cj Martin (Isabela Moner), and her lifelong best friends Crispo (Owen Joyner) and Fenwick (Jaheem King Toombs). Cj and the boys navigate the ups and downs of the last of their time before high school … Continue reading →
The post 1 Thing For Your Tween to Do on Summer Break: Watch 100 Things to Do Before High School appeared first on Channel Guide Magazine. »
- Andrea Verschage
Found footage done right Were in Theres a wealth of promise in the new Warner Bros. genre piece The Gallows. Early rumblings have been extremely favorable and when you glimpse teaser trailers as jolting as this one theres good reason to believe the hype just might be justified. But dont just take our word for it. You can check out the teaser below. Chris Lofing and Travis Cluff direct. Cassidy Gifford (Blue Bloods) Ryan Shoos (As Night Comes) Reese Mishler (Bayou Tales) and Pfeifer Brown (Big Time Rush) star. »
Co-created by actor-writers Matt Angel (“Complications”) and Adam Kulbersh (“Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.”), “Ten” centers around 10 people who are brought back from the dead as part of an elaborate human trial. But their second chance at life soon spirals out of control, with the fate of mankind suddenly resting in their recently resurrected hands.
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- Travis Reilly
Eva Longoria isn’t Desperate for work.
TV’s erstwhile Gabrielle Solis will star in NBC’s Telenovela, a 13-episode series about popular daytime actress Ana Maria (Longoria). The single-camera comedy will chronicle Ana’s life on and off-set.
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* The Vampire Diaries has finally found the real Sarah Salvatore. Tristin Mays (Big Time Rush) will recur as Stefan and Damon’s distant relative, per The Hollywood Reporter, beginning in the Jan. 22 winter premiere.
* Albert Tsai »
8 items from 2015
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