ABC teen drama Dance Academy is set to become a feature film.
The series, which ended a three season run in 2013, will be revisited as Dance Academy: The Comeback and sees young ballerina, Tara (Xenia Goodwin), will pursue her dream to be a star.
The ABC3 series enjoyed global success and won Logies, Australian Directors Guild Awards, AWGIE Awards, Kidscreen Awards, and nominations at the International Emmys, AFI Awards, Seoul International Drama Awards, Banff World Media Festival, Hugo Television Awards and Asian Television Awards.
Co-creators Joanna Werner will again produce while writer Sam Strauss pens the screenplay.
Jeffrey Walker (Modern Family, Banished, Jack Irish) will direct.