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'Rocky Horror' TV Remake Lands Christina Milian as Magenta

3 February 2016 1:56 PM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Grammy Award nominee Christina Milian has joined the cast of Fox's The Rocky Horror Picture Show as Magenta. Milian will play the castle's compliant maid, who, along with her brother, Riff Raff, plots a secret plan to return to their native planet of Transsexual. Reeve Carney (Penny Dreadful) has already been cast has Riff Raff.

Previously announced cast members include Laverne Cox (Dr. Frank-n-Furter, Orange Is the New Black), Victoria Justice (Janet, Victorious), Ryan McCartan (Brad, Liv and Maddie), Adam Lambert (Eddie, Glee), Staz Nair (Rocky, Game of Thrones), Annaleigh Ashford (Columbia, Sylvia, You Can't Take It With You, Masters of Sex) and Tim Curry, the original Frank-n-Furter, who returns as the show's Criminologist Narrator. It isn't known how many other major characters are left to be cast. Fox hasn't announced when the remake may debut on the network.

A reimagining of the cult classic, The Rocky Horror Picture Show »

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Rocky Horror Casts Masters of Sex Fave Annaleigh Ashford as Columbia

1 February 2016 2:04 PM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Annaleigh Ashford is set to master another sexy character (if you’ll pardon the pun).

RelatedGrease: Live Review: Fox’s Magical Remake Had Groove, It Had Meaning

The Masters of Sex star has been cast as Columbia, the castle’s feisty live-in groupie, in Fox’s upcoming remake of The Rocky Horror Picture Show.

Ashford won a Tony award last year for her role in You Can’t Take It With You.

She joins previously announced cast members Laverne Cox (Orange is the New Black) as Dr. Frank-n-Furter, Victoria Justice (Victorious) as Janet, Ryan McCartan (Heathers: the Musical) as Brad, »

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Tim Curry Is Returning to 'Rocky Horror' Remake as Narrator

15 January 2016 2:10 PM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Tim Curry, the Emmy Award-winning actor, Tony Award nominee and creator of the original "Dr. Frank-n-Furter," will return to the iconic, pop culture phenomenon as the Criminologist Narrator of The Rocky Horror Picture Show, the two-hour television event airing this fall on Fox. Curry, an accomplished stage, television and film actor, originated the breakout "Dr. Frank-n-Furter" role in the 1973 London stage production of The Rocky Horror Show, returning to play the character in the Lou Adler-executive-produced film The Rocky Horror Picture Show, which premiered September 26, 1975, and has been in theatrical distribution longer than any other film in history. Here's what the actor had to say in a brief statement about his casting.

"I am very happy and excited to be a part of this new event."

Curry joins previously announced cast members include Laverne Cox (Dr. Frank-n-Furter, Orange Is the New Black), Victoria Justice (Janet, Victorious), Ryan McCartan (Brad, »

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Tim Curry Joins the Cast of The Rocky Horror Picture Show Reboot

15 January 2016 11:25 AM, PST | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Over 40 years after bringing Dr. Frank-n-Furter to legendary onscreen life, Tim Curry has joined the cast of Fox's two-hour reboot of The Rocky Horror Picture Show. With Laverne Cox stepping into the high heels of the doctor this time around, Curry will play a different role: the Criminologist Narrator.

Press Release: Tim Curry, the Emmy Award-winning actor, Tony Award nominee and creator of the original “Dr. Frank-n-Furter,” will return to the iconic, pop culture phenomenon as the Criminologist Narrator of The Rocky Horror Picture Show, the two-hour television event airing this fall on Fox. Curry, an accomplished stage, television and film actor, originated the breakout “Dr. Frank-n-Furter” role in the 1973 London stage production of “The Rocky Horror Show,” returning to play the character in the Lou Adler-executive-produced film “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” which premiered September 26, 1975, and has been in theatrical distribution longer than any other film in history. »

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Tim Curry Joins Fox's Rocky Horror Remake as Criminologist Narrator

15 January 2016 9:58 AM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Antici…. pation just skyrocketed for Fox’s The Rocky Horror Picture Show remake.

Emmy winner Tim Curry, who originated the iconic role of Dr. Frank-n-Furter on the London stage and played the role in the subsequent 1975 film, is boarding the reboot as the Criminologist Narrator, the network announced Friday.

Related2016 Renewal Scorecard: What’s Coming Back? What’s Getting Cancelled? What’s on the Bubble?

Curry joins previously announced cast members Laverne Cox (Orange is the New Black) as Dr. Frank-n-Furter, Victoria Justice (Victorious) as Janet, Ryan McCartan (Heathers: the Musical) as Brad, Adam Lambert (Glee, American Idol) as Eddie, »

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The Rocky Horror Picture Show Reboot Casts Adam Lambert as Eddie

14 January 2016 4:18 PM, PST | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Dr. Frank-n-Furter recently got some company in Fox's upcoming two-hour reboot of The Rocky Horror Picture Show, and now the film's party crasher has been announced, as Adam Lambert has been cast as Eddie, the role previously portrayed by Meat Loaf.

Press Release (via The Futon Critic): International Superstar And Multi-platinum Singer, Songwriter And Performer Adam Lambert Joins "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" As "Eddie"

Two-Hour Event Airs This Fall on Fox

Lambert will play Eddie, the rock-n-roll loving, ex-delivery boy, who emerges at Dr. Frank-n-Furter's on a motorcycle and crashes the party.

"I grew up watching 'Rocky Horror,' but could never imagine that I would be part of this new vision," said Lambert. "'Rocky Horror' always made me feel like it was Ok to celebrate my weirdness. Hallelujah, bless my soul! I love that old time rock-n-roll!"

Lambert is a successful artist and actor whose work has »

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Adam Lambert Is Eddie in 'Rocky Horror' TV Remake

14 January 2016 3:20 PM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

International superstar and multi-platinum singer, songwriter and performer Adam Lambert has joined the cast of Fox's The Rocky Horror Picture Show remake. Lambert will play Eddie, the rock-n-roll loving, ex-delivery boy, who emerges at Dr. Frank-n-Furter's on a motorcycle and crashes the party. Here's what Adam Lambert had to say about signing on for this TV remake.

"I grew up watching Rocky Horror, but could never imagine that I would be part of this new vision. Rocky Horror always made me feel like it was Ok to celebrate my weirdness. Hallelujah, bless my soul! I love that old time rock-n-roll!"

Lambert is a successful artist and actor whose work has earned him a Grammy Award nomination for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance, a Bmi Award for Award-Winning Song, two GLAAD Awards, a Young Hollywood Award for Artist of the Year, a Teen Choice Award for Choice Male Reality/Variety Star »

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The Rocky Horror Picture Show Event Finds Its Janet And Brad

5 January 2016 4:01 AM, PST | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Victoria Justice (Victorious) and Ryan McCartan (Heathers The Musical) have been cast in the upcoming television broadcast of The Rocky Horror Picture Show Event – set to take the roles of Janet Weiss and Brad Majors respectively, originally made famous by Susan Sarandon and Barry Bostwick. The pair will join Emmy Award nominee Laverne Cox, who leads the cast in the iconic role of Frank-n-Furter, originated in the cinematic version by Tim Curry.

The two-hour television event will air on Fox later this year, and is characterised as a modern re-imagining of the beloved classic movie, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, which has been celebrating its 40th anniversary. This milestone is all the more remarkable, given that the 1975 film also holds the record for longest-running theatrical release in history – still being on a limited run, four decades after its premiere.

The 1975 film is based upon the 1973 stage musical, The Rocky Horror Show, »

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'Rocky Horror' TV Remake Gets Victoria Justice and Ryan McCarten

4 January 2016 3:45 PM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Actress and recording artist Victoria Justice (Victorious) and Ryan McCarten (Liv & Maddie, Heathers the Musical) have been cast as "Janet Weiss" and "Brad Majors" in The Rocky Horror Picture Show Event, which is set to shoot this winter and air Fall 2016 on Fox. The Rocky Horror Picture Show Event follows sweethearts Janet (Victoria Justice) and Brad (Ryan McCarten), who stumble upon Dr. Frank-n-Furter's (Emmy Award-nominated actress Laverne Cox) bizarre abode. Frank-n-Furter, a sexually ambiguous, flirtatious alien mad-scientist, is holding an annual, Transylvanian science convention to showcase the birth of "Rocky Horror" - a fit, attractive man created solely to fulfill Frank's desires.

Actor and singer Staz Nair will star in the title role. Reeve Carney (Penny Dreadful, Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark) has been cast as "Riff Raff," one of Dr. Frank-n-Furter's loyal servants. Reeve Carney originated the role of Peter Parker/Spider-Man in the smash Broadway production Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, »

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The Rocky Horror Picture Show Reboot Casting Update

4 January 2016 3:44 PM, PST | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Dr. Frank-n-Furter just got some company in Fox's upcoming two-hour reboot of The Rocky Horror Picture Show. It was revealed in October that Laverne Cox will play the role immortalized by Tim Curry, and now it's been announced that Victoria Justice (pictured above, right) and Ryan McCartan will portray Janet and Brad, respectively, with Penny Dreadful's Reeve Carney (shown above, left) cast as Riff Raff, and Staz Nair signed on to play Rocky Horror:

Press Release: Actress and recording artist Victoria Justice (“Victorious”) and Ryan McCartan (“Liv & Maddie,” “Heathers the Musical”) have been cast as “Janet Weiss” and “Brad Majors” in The Rocky Horror Picture Show, which is set to shoot this winter and air Fall 2016 on Fox.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show follows sweethearts Janet (Justice) and Brad (McCartan), who stumble upon Dr. Frank-n-Furter’s (Emmy Award-nominated actress Laverne Cox) bizarre abode. Frank-n-Furter, a sexually ambiguous, flirtatious alien mad-scientist, »

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"Rocky Horror" Remake Casts Four Roles

4 January 2016 2:53 PM, PST | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

Victoria Justice ("Victorious") and Ryan McCartan ("Heathers The Musical") are set to play sweethearts Janet and Brad respectively in Fox's upcoming "Rocky Horror Picture Show" telemovie event special.

The pair will be joined by Reeve Carney ("Penny Dreadful") as Riff Raff and Staz Nair ("Game of Thrones") as Rocky.

The two-hour event is a reimagining of the 1975 film based on Richard O'Brien's classic musical. In this take, Brad and Janet enter the bizarre abode of Dr. Frank-n-Furter (Laverne Cox), a sexually ambiguous, flirtatious alien mad scientist who is holding an annual Transylvanian science convention to showcase the birth of Rocky.

Lou Adler, Gail Berman and Kenny Ortega are executive producing. The project will shoot this winter ahead of a Fall debut.

Source: Deadline »

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