Maria Maggenti To Scribe The 'Dirty Dancing' Remake
Reported by Outsiders - 09:33 PM 2011.08.29
Lionsgate has hired Maria Maggenti to scribe the "Dirty Dancing" remake with Kenny Ortega attached to direct. Ortega was the choreographer of the 1987 Emile Ardolino-helmed film.
The remake with Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey, 'about a pampered young girl who summers with her upscale family at an establishment in the Catskills and falls in love with the resident dance instructor.'