Former lead singer of the Pussycat Dolls Nicole Scherzinger will star in the remake of the melodrama “Dirty dancing”, reports The Guardian. She will perform the role of a penny — the first partner of the hero in dance. The singer will join Abigail Breslin and Colt Pratts who play the main characters.
TV film will be divided into three parts, the opening date is yet to be determined. The project has a producer and screenwriter of the original tape Eleanor Bergstein.
The role of penny in the first movie was played by Cynthia Rhodes — actress and professional dancer. Scherzinger sings mainly, but in 2010 she won the tenth season of the American version of the show “dancing with the stars” on ABC.
Romance Dirty dancing came out in 1987. The main roles in it was played by Jennifer grey and Patrick Swayze. Despite the low budget ($6 million), the picture gained success at the box office and has earned more than $ 200 million. Participated in “Dirty dancing” has brought both actors a nomination for a Golden globe. A capital musical theme of the film — the song the Time of My Life — won the “globe” and “Oscar”.