Dirty Dancing sequel starring Jennifer Grey has been officially confirmed

goss 10/08/2020

Film production company Lionsgate have confirmed "one of the worst kept secrets in Hollywood" - a Dirty Dancing sequel is on the way!

Jennifer Grey is set to return to her lead role and will also serve as the executive producer.

"It will be exactly the kind of romantic, nostalgic movie that the franchise’s fans have been waiting for and that have made it the biggest-selling library title in the Company’s history."

The film is reportedly set to take place in the 1990s and follow on from the events of the first film.

A description for the original film online reads, "while holidaying with her parents at a placid resort, Frances is smitten with the resort's rebellious dance instructor."

"Her father opposes their relationship which creates a rift between him and her."

The iconic 80s movied helped turn the song 'I've Had The Time of My Life' into a smash hit.

There is currently no released date pinned to the project, but sounds like plans are well underway.