The Canadian singer, Carly Rae Jepsen, will be starring in the upcoming live reboot of the musical “Grease,” thanks to Fox!
The singer with the 2012 hit song, “Call Me Maybe,” will be playing one of the members of Pink Ladies gang at Rydell High, Frenchy.
“Grease: Live” will officially air in a live three-hour block on Fox on Jan. 31, with Julianne Hough of “Dancing With the Stars” as Sandy, the innocent girl who falls in love with bad-boy gang leader Danny played by Aaron Tveit.
The part of Rizzo, Sandy’s tough-girl nemesis, will be played by Vanessa Hudgens.
Fox also announced that British pop queen Jessie J will sing a cover of “Grease,” the Frankie Valli song that Barry Gibb wrote for the 1978 movie.