Choreographer-turned-director Kenny Ortega
directed the first two High School Musical
films, the Michael Jackson performance film This Is It
, and was set to direct the remake of Footloose
before dropping out and leaving room for Craig Brewer to take that project. But Kenny Ortega is now set to remake another well-liked '80s dance film. Lionsgate has just hired him to direct a new version of Dirty Dancing
. And if anyone is a ...