ABC’s ‘Dirty Dancing’ Remake Casts Colt Prattes as Johnny

ABC’s Dirty Dancing remake has found a Johnny.

Singer-dancer-actor Colt Prattes will take on a purpose creatively played by Patrick Swayze in a arriving three-hour radio instrumentation of a strike 1987 regretful drama. Prattes joins a formerly announced Abigail Breslin, who is starring as Baby.

Produced by Lionsgate Television in organisation with Allison Shearmur Productions, a filmed low-pitched event will follow Johnny (Prattes), a charismatic dance instructor and personality of a working-class party staff during an early 1960s Catskill Mountains resort, as he shows Baby (Breslin) a time of her life. Debra Messing also stars as Marjorie Houseman, Baby’s mom.

Prattes was in P!nk’s music video “Try,” and also achieved with a thespian during a 2014 Grammy Awards and American Music Awards. He is repped by BRS/Gage Talent Agency and Primary Wave Entertainment.