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The incredible Ryan McCartan has exhibited his amazing talent in many projects such a “Liv & Maddie” and in the upcoming movie “The Stand-off”. However, not only is Ryan McCartan a great actor in a set / TV or movie environment, but this outstanding actor also has a terrific theatrical talent, which he has shown in many projects, including Heathers The Musical. It has just been announced that the profound actor Ryan McCartan has landed the lead role alongside the remarkable and sensational actress Victoria Justice in the FOX TV remake of “Rocky Horror Picture Show”.
Announced on Deadline.com, Ryan McCartan will be playing the role of Brad Majors while Victoria Justice will be playing the role of Janet Weiss. The project will be a two-hour filmed event which is set to film this winter and is planned to premiere in the fall. Also joining the cast is Laverne Cox, Reeve Carney, and Staz Nair.
According to Deadline.com, “The Rocky Horror Picture Show follows sweethearts Janet Weiss (Justice) and Brad Majors (McCartan), played in the movie by Susan Sarandon and Barry Bostwick, who stumble upon Dr. Frank-N-Furter’s (Cox) bizarre abode. Frank-N-Furter, a sexually ambiguous, flirtatious alien mad-scientist, is holding an annual, Transylvanian science convention to showcase the birth of “Rocky Horror” – a fit, attractive man created solely to fulfill Frank’s desires (to be played by Nair). Carney will play Riff Raff, one of Dr. Frank-N-Furter’s loyal servants. Lou Adler, Gail Berman and Kenny Ortega are executive producing.”
A big, big congratulations to Ryan McCartan, Victoria Justice, Laverne Cox, Reeve Carney and Staz Nair on this spectacular news and a great way to start off 2016! Comment below and tell me or tweet me at @alexisjoyvipacc, are YOU excited to see the FOX TV remake of “Rocky Horror Picture Show”? I know I am!
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