Nine will fast-track the latest Live TV musical from the US, Grease: Live on Tuesday, February 2nd at 8.30pm.
In what will surely draw a bumper crowd, the presentation follows a recent trend in Live to Air musicals including The Sound of Music, Peter Pan and The Wiz (Rocky Horror is also on the way).
The cast includes Julianne Hough (Sandy), Aaron Tveit (Danny Zuko), Vanessa Hudgens (Rizzo), Carlos Penavega (Kenickie), Keke Palmer (Marty), Carly Rae Jepson (Frenchy), David Del Rio (Putzie), Jordan Fisher (Doody), Mario Lopez (Vince Fontaine), Kether Donohue (Jan), Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer (Cha Cha), Andrew Cal (Sonny) and Eve Plumb (Mrs. Murdock).
Ex-Neighbours star Sam Clark also has a role as Leo Balmudo, while Boyz II Men and Jessie J and will also perform (the latter sings the title song).
The show will feature songs from both the stage musical and feature film.
Tuesday, February 2, at 8.30pm on Nine.