Nearly four decades after Danny Zuko and Sandy Olsson's delicious youthful romance in legendary Grease (1978), Grease Live breathes new life into everyone's favourite teenage love affair; however, with a twist: the addition of a live audience. Once more, against the colourful backdrop of the iconic late-1950s Rydell High, the riotous gang of greasers, the T-Birds, and Betty Rizzo's delightfully sassy posse, the Pink Ladies, battle for attention, thirsting to become the coolest teams in school. Undoubtedly, this is going to be yet another year filled with passion, innocence, dance, affection, and teen energy, as the students set their mind on excelling in the much-awaited live dance contest. In this high school graduation day, GREASE is still the word.
An electrifying LIVE television event!
Did You Know?
who played Vi, the malt shop waitress, played Frenchy in the 1978 film version. Barry Pearl
who played Stan Weaver played Doodie in the 1978 film version. See more
During the National Bandstand scene, the old Black and White TV the waitresses are watching have the top and bottom black bars as it was being fed from HDTV camera, and down converted. See more
Nothing makes a cheerleader more nervous then being late!
The Fox broadcast version ran roughly 3 minutes longer than the Paramount home video release. As they headed into commercial breaks, Mario Lopez
narrated several short behind-the-scenes/making-of segments which were omitted from the DVD. See more
Cake by the Ocean
Written by Robin Fredriksson
, Mattias Larsson
, Justin Tranter
and Joe Jonas
Performed by DNCE See more