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  1. John Travolta is reportedly being blackmailed by ScientologyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | She Knows

    ... to keep Travolta in the church. And while it's easy to think of some funny secrets Travolta could be hiding (like his Grease pants no longer fit or he still wears his Staying Alive outfit every chance he gets), we can't help but feel like the actor ...

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  2. Grease is the Word winner stars in Saturday Night FeverRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Worcester News

    ... the world. The role of Tony Manero is played by Danny Bayne, who made his West End debut as Danny Zuko in the musical Grease at London's Piccadilly Theatre after winning ITV's Grease is the Word. A talented dancer, he has achieved the status of ...

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  3. Olivia Newton-John plays 2 nights of songRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... Know and I Honestly Love You. The songs Hopelessly Devoted To You, You're The One That I Want and Summer Nights from Grease (her co-starring role with John Travolta, released in 1978), catapulted her onto super-stardom and to date remains the most ...

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  4. TV picks for Jan. 24-25:  "Black Sails," "Grease," "Saturday Night Live"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Star Tribune

    Fox announced last week that its live production of "Grease" will star Vanessa Hudgens and Julianne Hough, which makes this a perfect time to revisit the 1978 film starring John Travolta. True masochists should stick around for "Grease 2" .

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  5. '50's Sock Hop at Sip ThisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Newsday

    ... designed to inspire its ticketholders to consider channeling their inner Danny Zukos. Fans of the iconic movie "Grease" might relish an opportunity to dress and dance like actor John Travolta's aforementioned Mr. Zuko character - or get gussied up ...

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  6. Flash Friday: Grease Is The Word! a Hip History Of The Huge Stage & Screen HitRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    In honor of this week's announcement heralding FOX's GREASE: LIVE! arriving on January 31, 2016, today we look back at the various versions of the ever-popular musical mega-hit. It's Got A Meaning Beginning as a humble, ragtag amateur production written for and about the city and surrounding suburbs of Chicago in 1971, Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey 's 1950s musical comedy GREASE would eventually go on to become the longest-running musical in Broadway history less than 10 years later.

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  7. Saturday Night Fever: Danny Bayne talks about the film that made John Travolta a household nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Hillingdon Times

    ... Danny Bayne returns to bring the musical to life across the UK, in the lead role of Tony. Danny won talent show Grease is the Word in 2007 and went on to make his West End debut as Danny Zuko in Grease at London's Piccadilly Theatre. Originally from ...

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  8. Fox Is Bringing 'Grease' To TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Forbes.com

    ... Boom!, and a member of The Recording Academy. is joining in on the musical fun by planning a live reimagining of 50's Grease . The production is currently being planned for January 2016, though it was originally slated for summer 2015. The delay in ...

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  9. Grease LIVE is On the Way! Who is Playing Sandy and Rizzo?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | B104

    Just announced! A new version of Grease is headed our way soon! Just like Peter Pan and The Sound Of Music , the show will be performed live on TV! But who will be playing some of the iconic roles? Fox released some casting details this week! Sandy, who was played by Olivia Newton John in the movie, will be played by Dancing With The Stars' Julianne Hough. I can totally see this! They even look alike! Her friend Rizzo will be played by High School Musical star Vanessa Hudgens.

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  10. Sha Na Na to perform at bergenPACRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | NorthJersey.com

    Founding member Jocko Marcellino, third from right in blue suit, says Sha Na Na is still going strong because of its extensive repertoire of classic era rock, doo-wop and R&B, plus its contributions to the movie "Grease." Sha Na Na founding member Jocko Marcellino attributes his band's 46 years of success to two factors: "Rock-and-roll is here to stay and 'grease' is still the word," Marcellino said.

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  11. Julianne Hough is Sandy in 'Grease.' Again.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | USA Today

    From left, Olivia Newton-John as Sandy in the 1978 film version of "Grease" and Julianne Hough, who plays Sandy in a live TV production in 2016. Fox joins the live musical game with Grease: Live, which will air next year.

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  12. Who are your 5 favorite working actors?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | CNN

    ... but great and also his bad ones aren't as bad as Cage's. 4. John Travolta - Who can't help but like a guy who was in Grease & Pulp Fiction? However he has made some really bad movies along the way. 5. Adam Sandler - Hit or miss comedy with me. Most ...

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  13. Grease: Julianne Hough to Star in Fox TV VersionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | 95.5 3WS

    Grease is joining the parade of stage musicals heading to TV. Rolling Stone reports that FOX is planning a "re-imagining" of the '50s-themed musical.

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  14. Vanessa Hudgens, Julianne Hough tapped for live TV version of a GreaseaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    Vanessa Hudgens and Julianne Hough are set to show off their vocal skills in a planned live TV production of "Grease." The "High School Musical" star will embrace her inner bad girl to play Rizzo, previously portrayed onscreen by Stockard Channing, while "Footloose" actress Hough has been cast as Sandy, the character made famous in the 1978 movie musical by Olivia Newton-John.

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  15. 5 Things You Missed TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Candymag.com

    ... Vanessa Hudgens on television next year! The High School Musical alum is starring on Fox's adaptation of the musical, Grease . Joining her is Dancing With the Stars ' Julianne Hough who will be playing Sandy (originally played by Olivia Newton ...

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  16. Turning to Kickstarter for albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Journalgazette.net

    ... network executives announced. They also filled in two casting blanks for the 2016 TV version of the movie musical "Grease," with Julianne Hough playing Sandy and Vanessa Hudgens as Rizzo. The broadcast will be live, following in the footsteps of ...

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  17. Vanessa Hudgens And Julianne Hough Tapped For Grease: LiveRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | WENN Blog

    Vanessa Hudgens and Julianne Hough are set to show off their vocal skills in a planned live TV production of Grease. The High School Musical star will embrace her inner bad girl to play Rizzo, previously portrayed onscreen by Stockard Channing, while Footloose actress Hough has been cast as Sandy, the character made famous in the 1978 movie musical by Olivia Newton-John.

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  18. John Travolta explains fitness regimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | National Ledger

    ... the early hours of the morning and has revealed he's determined to stay in good shape so he can raise his kids. The 'Grease' actor - who has a daughter, Ella Bleu, and a son, Benjamin, with his wife Kelly Preston - explained: ''[I work out] for my ...

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  19. Key roles filled for Grease remakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | NEWS.com.au

    ... and Julianne Hough have been picked to lead a live, television remake of the iconic Fifties rock n' roll musical, Grease . Hudgens, best known for playing Gabriella Montez in the High School Musical trilogy, has been cast as Rizzo, the tough-talking ...

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  20. Up on the Marquee: it's Only a PlayRead the original story

    Jan 1, 2000 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... offstage. As a 14 year old youth, Walter was transfixed by his first Broadway Show, the original production of 'GREASE'. His Journey to celebrity photojournalism began that fateful night. Meeting, photographing and getting to know the cast inspired ...

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