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Debra Messing Gets Cast in 'Dirty Dancing' Remake

Debra Messing Gets Cast in 'Dirty Dancing' Remake

It was just announced that Debra Messing is set to star in ABC’s remake of the classic film Dirty Dancing!

The 47-year-old Will & Grace star will portray the role of Marjorie Houseman, the mother of Baby, played by Abigail Breslin.

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The three-hour remake of the 1987 film will follow the original plot closely, as Baby and her affluent family travel to the Catskill Mountains for a vacation, where she falls for the hotel’s dance instructor.

Although the rest of the Dirty Dancing cast has not been revealed, it is set to start filming this Spring.

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    Did they not learn anything from the remake of Point Break. Why are they remaking these movies, leave them alone.