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Paramount+ today released the official trailer for the new original series Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies. The trailer debuted on The Drew Barrymore Show during the “Drew’s News” segment with host Drew Barrymore and co-host Ross Mathews, along with a special appearance by the four pink ladies: Marisa Davila, Cheyenne Isabel Wells, Ari Notartomaso, and Tricia Fukuhara. The upcoming musical series will premiere on Thursday, April 6, exclusively on Paramount+ in the U.S. and Canada.
The series stars Marisa Davila as Jane, Cheyenne Isabel Wells as Olivia, Ari Notartomaso as Cynthia, Tricia Fukuhara as Nancy, Shanel Bailey as Hazel, Madison Thompson as Susan, Johnathan Nieves as Richie, Jason Schmidt as Buddy, Maxwell Whittington-Cooper as Wally, and Jackie Hoffman as Asst. Principal McGee.
The musical series takes place four years before the original Grease. In 1954, before rock ‘n’ roll ruled, before the T-Birds were the coolest in the school, four fed-up outcasts dare to have fun on their own terms, sparking a moral panic that will change Rydell High forever.
Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies is written and executive produced by Annabel Oakes (Atypical, Minx), who also serves as showrunner and directed a later episode. Alethea Jones (Made for Love, Dollface, Evil) directed the pilot plus two more episodes and executive produces. Marty Bowen and Wyck Godfrey executive produce for Temple Hill, and Adam Fishbach also executive produces. Erik Feig and Samie Kim Falvey executive produce via Picturestart, and it’s produced by Grace Gilroy. Choreography by Jamal Sims, who also directed, and music by Grammy Award nominee and executive music producer Justin Tranter.
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