Carly Rae Jepsen Joins Fox’s Musical ‘Grease: Live’ as Frenchy

Former Broadway star Carly Rae Jepsen has been cast as beauty school dropout Frenchy in Fox‘s upcoming musical¬†Grease: Live.

Jepsen will join previously announced cast members Julianne Hough (Sandy), Aaron Tveit (Danny), Vanessa Hudgens (Rizzo), Carlos PenaVega (Kenickie) and Keke Palmer (Marty).

Jessie J will open the live televised event with an updated take on the song “Grease (Is the Word).”

The production will air on Fox on Sunday, Jan. 31. While the east coast will see a live show, the west coast version will be delayed.

Will you be watching or do you prefer to view your live trainwreck musicals on NBC?

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