The studio has delayed production for another year, due to casting issues.
Kenny Ortega is directing this Lionsgate reboot, which will include classic songs from the 1960s along with modern tunes.
Lionsgate has given the reboot a July 26, 2013 release date.
Original Dirty Dancing choreographer Kenny Ortega will direct this new version of the hit 1987 coming-of-age drama for Lionsgate.
Chace Crawford and Demi Lovato are also being considered for Kenny Ortega's return to Kellerman's Resort.
Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey starred in the original 1987 classic, which was choreographed by the Michael Jackson: This is It director.
- Release Date
- December 5, 2013
- Brad Falchuk
- Maria Maggenti