With just a couple of weeks left before Grease: Live premieres on FOX, the network is still announcing new cast members. On the heels of Boyz II Men participating comes news of another group heading to Rydell High.
The latest to join the highly-anticipated live musical production are DNCE. The Joe Jonas-led group will play Johnny Casino and the Gamblers. In the original 1978 film, Sha Na Na played the part and performed “Born To Hand Jive” during the film’s memorable sock hop.
In other DNCE-related news, the group recently premiered a new track “Pay My Rent.” The tune and the group are heavily featured in Diesel’s Spring/Summer 2016 ad campaign. Check it out below, along with “Born To Hand Jive” below
Diesel Spring/Summer 2016 Commercial
Born To Hand Jive – Grease