Dirty Dancing Remake in the Works

Celebuzz / August 19, 2009

First the powers that be in Hollywood decided to tinker with the Kevin Bacon classic Footloose. And now, Coming Soon reports, another ’80s dance-oriented flick is getting the remake treatment.

According to the site, Lionsgate is currently developing a remake to the 1987 film Dirty Dancing, which starred Patrick Swayze as dance instructor Johnny Castle and Jennifer Grey as love-struck camp attendee Frances “Baby” Houseman.

No word on casting yet, but tell us in the comments section: Who do you think should star in the remake? Or should it be made at all?