Singer and actor Colt Prattes is set to take on the role of Johnny in ABC’s upcoming musical telemovie remake of “Dirty Dancing” from Lionsgate Television and Allison Shearmur Productions.
The three-hour TV adaptation will follow Johnny (Prattes), a charismatic dance instructor and leader of the working-class entertainment staff at an early 1960s Catskill Mountains resort.
It’s there he shows the young woman Baby (Abigail Breslin) the time of her life. Debra Messing is also onboard as Baby’s mother.
Source: The Live Feed