Fame 2009

Fame is an upcoming 2009 musical film which is a loose remake of the 1980 film of the same title. It was directed by Kevin Tancharoen and written by Aline Brosh McKenna and Allison Burnett. It is scheduled to be released on September 25, 2009.

Plot: This movie is based upon the 1980 film which follows NYC talent attending the New York City High School for the Performing Arts, (Known today as Fiorello H. Laguardia H.S.) students get specialized training that often leads to success as actors, singers, etc. In 1936, New York City Mayor Fiorello H. LaGuardia founded the High School of Music & Art in order to provide a facility where the most gifted and talented public school students of New York City could pursue their talents in art or music, while also completing a full academic program of instruction. In 1948, the School of Performing Arts was created to provide training in performance skills to students who wished to prepare for professional careers in dance, music or drama.
The Students
* Naturi Naughton as Denise
* Collins Pennie as Malik
* Kay Panabaker as Jenny
* Asher Book as Marco
The Teachers
* Debbie Allen as Angela
* Charles S. Dutton as Alvin
* Kelsey Grammer as Joel
* Megan Mullally as Fran

Watch Fame 2009 Trailer