The Rocky Horror Picture Show remake is happening

High School Musical director’s TV movie event will reimagine The Rocky Horror Picture Show

The Rocky Picture Horror ShowMidnight movie classic The Rocky Horror Picture Show is getting a remake in the form of a TV movie event.

Deadline reports that Fox is planning to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the timeless musical beloved by freaks, geeks and students everywhere with what’s “described as a reimagining of the campy horror feature.”

The two hour event will be directed and choreographed by High School Musical‘s Kenny Ortega.

We’re having some trouble picturing a Rocky Horror remake as being anything other than people playing dress up as the characters, like a midnight sing along screening that you’re not actually a part of. However, we should give them the benefit of the doubt, right?

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You can buy The Rocky Horror Picture Show on Blu-ray for £7.10 at Amazon.co.uk. Keep up with the latest science fiction double features with the new issue of SciFiNow.