Mayhem Set To Make It Happen

The Mayhem Project has tapped helmer Darren Grant (“Diary of a Mad Black Woman”) to direct dance movie “Make It Happen,” based in the world of burlesque reports Variety.

Script by Duane Adler (“Save the Last Dance,” “Step Up”) revolves around a young woman from a small town who moves to Chicago with dreams of becoming a professional dancer and falls into performing at a burlesque bar.

A July start of shooting date is set in Louisiana and Chicago. Grant brings experience, having directed more than 130 musicvideos and commercials including clips for Jewel, Destiny’s Child and Jay-Z.