In a blockbuster announcement for fans of the “Step Up” movies, a series based on the dance drama franchise is in the works at YouTube.
The video platform and Lionsgate Television announced the project Thursday. Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan Tatum, who starred in the original 2006 movie, are on board as executive producers, along with Adam Shankman, Jennifer Gibgot and Meredith Milton, all of whom were producers on the films.
The project is the first original drama series for YouTube Red. The series is set to premiere in 2017.
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