Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies Has Arrived

Written by on April 10, 2023

Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies Has Arrived


Paramount+ has exclusively premiered its new original series Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies. Following the premiere, new episodes of the 10-episode long season will now be available to stream weekly on Fridays.

The announcement for Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies was made during the series’ panel at Paramount+’s Television Critics Association presentation, where a first look teaser trailer was also revealed. The Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies panel featured series stars Marisa Davila, Cheyenne Isabel Wells, Tricia Fukuhara and Ari Notartomaso; showrunner, writer, director and executive producer Annabel Oakes; director and executive producer Alethea Jones; executive music producer Justin Tranter; and director and choreographer Jamal Sims.

From Paramount Television Studios, Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies stars 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 and Jackie Hoffman as Asst. Principal McGee.

The musical series takes place four years before the original Grease; in 1954 before rock ‘n’ roll ruled, before the T-Birds were the coolest in the school, four fed-up, outcasts dare to have fun on their own terms, sparking a moral panic that will change Rydell High forever.

Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies is written and executive produced by Annabel Oakes (Atypical, Transparent), who also serves as showrunner and director. Marty Bowen and Wyck Godfrey executive produce for Temple Hill, Adam Fishbach also executive produces, and Alethea Jones (Made For Love, Dollface, Evil) directed the pilot plus two more episodes and executive produces. Erik Feig and Samie Kim Falvey executive produce via Picturestart, and it’s produced by Grace Gilroy. Choreography by Jamal Sims, who also directed, and music by Grammy award nominee and executive music producer Justin Tranter.

Get more information from Paramount+ HERE


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