Y’all, how exciting is this?
The Pink Ladies were the coolest gang of girls ever and now they are getting an entire series dedicated to telling the story of how the Pink Ladies came about!
Paramount+ is releasing the new Grease prequel that takes place 4 years before the story in the Grease movie.
The new series called ‘Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies’ will consist of 10 episodes and stream on Paramount+.
‘Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies’ will tell the story of the origin of the Pink Ladies girl gang and I’m super excited!
Who Is In ‘Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies’?
This brand new musical story of the Pink Ladies origins will feature the following cast:
We are thrilled to unveil our new original series that will introduce an incredible cast of young stars in the making and electrifying musical numbers you will fall in love with. Annabel and Alethea have managed to brilliantly capture the spirit of the iconic beloved classic film which like Rise of the Pink Ladies, is both set in the past but relevant to the present.Nicole Clemens, President, Paramount Television Studios & Paramount+ Original Scripted Series
- Marisa Davila as Jane
- Cheyenne Isabel Wells as Olivia
- Ari Notartomaso as Cynthia
- Tricia Fukuhara as Nancy
- Shanel Bailey as Hazel
- Madison Thompson as Susan
- Johnathan Nieves as Richie
- Jason Schmidt as Buddy
- Maxwell Whittington-Cooper as Wally
- Jackie Hoffman as Asst. Principal McGee
What Is The ‘Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies’ Series About?
The brand new musical series story takes place in 1954, which is 4 years before the ‘Grease’ movie storyline.
‘Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies’ follows the story of 4 outcasts that want to live life the way they want and they will change Rydell High completely!
The series was written and executive produced by Annabel Oakes with Marty Bown, and Adam Fishback.
The pilot and two other episodes of the 10 episode series are being directed and executive produced by Alethea Jones.
Jamal Sims is in charge of the choreography and Justin Tranter is in charge of the music because what’s a musical without music and dancing?
‘Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies’ is set to stream on Paramount+ later this year!