Others: Learn all about Fox’s live version of “Grease”!

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Fox has decided to do a live musical version of “Grease”. That means they will be remaking the classical teen movie into a three hour long live musical, which will air January 31st 2016 (I know, it’s too far away). The best part of the news? It will star Julianne Hough as Sandy and Vanessa Hudgens as Rizzo!

Hough is currently a judge on Dancing With the Stars and is an actress, a singer and a dancer! Her acting credit list is not that long, but it’s filled with musicals. She’s been in Burlesque, Footlose and Rock of Ages, so there’s no doubt she will rock Grease. And what did she have to say about it? Well, in a recent statement, Hough said that “Grease is one of the movies that made me want to be an entertainer, and I have literally been waiting my whole life to play Sandy. My siblings and I watched it and played it out over and over when we were kids. This is my dream role and performing it live on television will be one of the most thrilling opportunities I’ve had in my career so far.”

Hudgens is best known as Gabriella Montez in the High School Musical movies, but she’s also been in things such as Spring Breakers, Sucker Punch, Journey 2: The Mysterious Island and Bandslam. Yet, it will be her first big mean girl role, so it should be fun to see her play Rizzo! What did she have to say about it? “Being Rizzo is something I’ve never imagined, and I love that because it will be a new challenge,” she said “She is such an iconic character that continues to transcend generations. I cannot wait to bring her to life on live television. I’m going to be a Pink Lady!”

Do you think Fox made the right decision by casting Hough and Hudgens? Are you excited? And who do you think should play Danny?

TV Shows: Learn all about Fox’s “Scream Queens”

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“Scream Queens” is going to be about a college campus that is rocked by a series of murders and is set to begin production in the Spring and premiere in the Fall. The show is going to be made up by 15 hour-long episodes.

It’s executive producer is no one other than Ryan Murphy, who is very well known for Glee and American Horror Story, which are both Fox shows as well. And, according to IMDB, it is being written by Ian Brennan (Glee) and Brad Falchuk (Glee, American Horror Story, Nip/Tuck).

When it comes to stars, we’re talking about no one other than Emma Roberts and Jamie Lee Curtis. Roberts was a part of two seasons of American Horror Story, but is also known for roles in movies such as Wild Child, We’re The Millers, Scream 4, Wild Child, 4.3.2.1 and many others and TV shows such as Nickelodeon’s Unfabulous. Curtis is, for me, always going to be Lindsay Lohan’s mom in Freaky Friday, but she is also well known for roles in the Halloween Movies, True Lies, A Fish Called Wanda and many others.

Ariana Grande, Lea Michele, Abigail Breslin and Keke Palmer are set to have recurring roles in the show as well.

Grande is now a pop queen and it came as a surprise to fans that she will be returning to the small screen. When it comes to acting credit, she’s best known as Cat Valentine in both Victorious and Sam & Cat, a Nickelodeon show and it’s spin-off. She’s also been in the 2013 Nickelodeon movie Swindle, alongside Sam & Cat co-star Jennette McCurdy, Big Time Rush’s Ciara Bravo, ICarly’s Noah Munck and more.

Michele is very well known for her role in Glee and, with the show coming to a close, it’s no surprise Murphy chose her for one of his other projects. She’s also been in New Year’s Eve (with Scream Queens co-star Abigail Breslin) and has done voice-overs in movies such as Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return.

Breslin will forever be known as Little Miss Sunshine, but, as she’s now 18, she’s so much more. Besides having been in movies such as Zombieland and New Year’s Eve, done voice work for Rango (and others), she’s also released her own music.

Lastly, comes Palmer, whom I know as True Jackson from the Nickelodeon series True Jackson VP. Palmer has also done voice work for things such as Winx Club, has been in movies such as Joyful Noise (with Queen Latifah) and has been in shows such as Masters of Sex and 90210.

We will keep you updated on any news about “Scream Queens”. Are you excited? Will you be watching?

TV Shows: Learn all about “CSI: Cyber”

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We all know CSI (and all the spin-offs it has already given birth to), but you might not know CSI: Cyber yet. That’s because it still hasn’t premiered: CBS is set to air the first episode on March 4th.

The show follows a CSI division that deals with online crimes, such as hacking, cyberbullying, blackmail and web related murders. A backdoor pilot aired as an episode of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation back in the beginning of 2014 and, due to a positive response of the public, the series was picked up.

The special-agent in charge is cyber-psychologist Dr. Avery Ryan, who will be played by Patricia Arquette. Arquette is currently nominated for an Oscar for best supporting actress for her role in Boyhood! She’s also very well known for her leading role in Medium, besides all the movies and TV appearances she’s done.

Next up is Elijah Mundo, a senior special agent, who will be played by James Van Der Beek. He’s best known as Dawson from Dawson’s Creek, but you might recognize him from several movies and TV shows, including Friends with Better Lives and Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23.

Stavros Sifter, the assistant director, will be played by Bean’s Peter MacNicol. He also played Dr. Larry Fleinhardt in Numb3rs, Dr. Robert Stark in 7 episodes of Grey’s Anatomy and Tom Lennox in 24.

Charley Koontz will be playing technical specialist Daniel Grummitz. You might remember Koontz as Neil from Community, Zain from Contracted or Colleague Richard from Wrong, among others.

Brody Nelson, a Cyber-Hacker, will be played by rapper Bow Wow. When it comes to acting credits, Bow Wow is best known for Like Mike, Roll Bounce and Lottery Ticket.

Lastly, Hayley Kiyoko will be playing Raven Ramirez, a technician specializing in social media. Kiyoko, who’s my personal favorite in the cast, has been in roles such as Disney Channel Original Movie Lemonade Mouth, Wizards of Waverly Place, the recent Scooby-Doo movies and more. Kiyoko is also set to be on Jem and The Holograms as Aja.

Are you a CSI fan? Are you going to be watching CSI:Cyber or are you done with CSI spin-offs?

Movies: Learn all about “Project Almanac”!

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Project Almanac is a Sci-Fi movie that premieres in the United States on January 30th and you should learn all about it! And, obviously, I’m here to help.

The movie, which is about a group of teenagers who discover plans for a time machine and decide to build it, was directed by upcoming director Dean Israelite and written by “Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension” writers Andrew Stark and Jason Pagan.

The movie is starred by Jonny Weston, who’s playing Edgar in Insurgent; Sofia Black-D’Elia, who has been on The Messengers, Gossip Girl and Skins; Suburgatory’s Sam Lerner; Allen Evangelista, from The Secret Life of the American Teenager and Zoey 101 and The Goldbergs’ Ginny Gardner.

You can watch the trailer right here and tell us what you think:

TV Shows: Learn all about ABC Family’s “Stitchers”

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ABC Family has announced it is going to be adding yet another TV show to it’s lineup! Currently, the channel airs “Pretty Little Liars”, “Switched at Birth”, “Chasing Life”, “The Fosters”, “Mystery Girls”, “Young & Hungry”, “Baby Daddy” and “Melissa & Joey”. In the past, they have aired shows such as “Ravenswood”, “Twisted”, “The Lying Game” and “Bunheads” who didn’t make the cut.

But it seems like they might be switching things up: “Stitchers” is neither family center nor romantic nor teenager. It is actually a procedural drama and follows Kirsten, a young woman who is recruited to be a part of a super secret government project, where she will be literally stitched to dead people’s minds to get clues and solve crimes. Working alongside her, is a passionate neuroscientist called Cameron, a bioeletrical engineer called Linus, head of the covert program Maggie and a computer science grad student with major hacking skills called Camille.

Kirsten will be played by newcomer Emma Ishta; The Carrie Diaries’ Kyle Harris will be playing Cameron; Linus will be played by Mark Daugherty; Maggie will be played by Dianne Farr from Numb3rs and Camille will be Minni Jo Mazzola from Parks and Recreation. Warehouse 13’s Allison Scagliotti, Eureka’s Salli Richardson-Whitfield, The Last Airbender’s Ritesh Rajan and NCIS’ Damon Dayoub will also be part of the show’s recurring cast.

I will keep you informed of news about ABC Family’s new show, which still doesn’t have a premiere date or a trailer.

TV Shows: Learn all about TeenNick’s new series “Open Heart”

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Open Heart will be about Dylan, a teen girl who gets in with the wrong crowd and ends up getting arrested and having to do community service at Open Hearts hospital, where her mother and sister work and where her grandparents are board members! Yet, the hospital is the last place where Dylan’s father was seen alive and she decides to prove he didn’t just abandon them, so she teams up with her new friends, Mikayla and Wes, and starts looking for clues.

Dylan Blake will be played by Karis Cameron and it will be her first leading role!

Mikayla Walker will be played by Cristine Prosperi, whom you might recognize as Imogen Moreno from “Degrassi: The Next Generation”, another TeenNick show.

Also from “Degrassi” comes Justin Kelly, who will be playing Wes! I must say, though, that I recognize Justin as Noah Jackson from the canadian show The Latest Buzz, which used to be like my favorite TV Show or something.

Killing Daddy’s Tori Anderson; The Recruit’s Jenny Cooper; newcomer Patrick Kwok-Choon; The Cutting Edge’s Nahanni Johnstone; Sorority Surrogate’s Elena Juatco; Hemlock Grove’s Demore Barnes and Americanistan’s Mena Massoud will also be on the show.

Open Heart is set to premire on TeenNick on Tuesday January 27th at 9PM!