Lionsgate's Summit Entertainment announced today that Ryan Guzman and Briana Evigan will star in Step Up 5. The film is being directed by Trish Sie from a script written by John Swetnam. Adam Shankman and Jennifer Gibgot are producing via their Offspring Entertainment banner. Offspring's Matt Smith is executive producing. Principal photography begins September 19th in Vancouver and Las Vegas.

In addition to Guzman and Evigan , more actors and dancers from the previous installments of Step Up are returning to reprise their roles in the fifth film in Summit's franchise. The full list of returning cast is as follows:

The Mob (dancers)

Erik Feig, Lionsgate Motion Picture Group's President of Production, Meredith Milton, Summit's Executive Vice President of Production, and Jina Jones, Lionsgate's Director of Development, will oversee the project for the studio.