Jennifer Grey guarantees different ‘Dirty Dancing’ characters in sequel


Jennifer Grey’s Frances “Baby” Houseman isn’t the one unique “Dirty Dancing” character returning for the sequel.

The actress instructed “Extra” that “Baby” will probably be joined by extra characters from the 1987 hit movie, although all “quite a few years older.”

“I would say that you can count on it being at Kellerman’s, returning to Kellerman’s,” she mentioned of the Catskills resort the place the primary movie was set.

The movie helped make her and costar Patrick Swayze superstars earlier than he died of pancreatic most cancers on the age of 57 in 2009.

Grey instructed Folks journal in April that she’d been engaged on the script for a “Dirty Dancing” sequel for years, which she hoped would seize a few of the magic of the unique and translate it for a more moderen viewers.

“Today people think that their identity is limited, the world has told them what it is,” Grey mentioned then. “But there are certain people who can see other parts of you. ‘Dirty Dancing’ was a fairy tale, a successful movie and formula, using dance as a metaphor for embodying your energy and getting out of your head, and your limiting belief systems.”

The “Dirty Dancing” sequel is about to start out filming subsequent 12 months.