anders-astromAdam Anders and Peer Astrom have been hired to work on the music for ABC’s upcoming movie musical Dirty Dancing. The film based on the 1987 hit movie starring Patrick Swayze & Jennifer Grey is directed by Wayne Blair (The Sapphires) and is set to star Abigail Breslin in the lead role as Baby whose world is opened when she falls for a dance instructor. Jessica Sharzer (American Horror Story, The L Word) is writing the script. Allison Shearmur (CinderellaThe Hunger Games) is producing the project with Eleanor Bergstein who wrote the screenplay for the original movie. Anders and Astrom are best known as the executive music producer on all seasons of Fox’s Glee. They have also scored the movie version of the musical Rock of AgesDirty Dancing is expected to premiere in 2016 on ABC. (Variety)