FOX’s live rendition of Grease airs next week because NBC discovered three years ago that live prime time musicals are somewhat DVR-proof and lead to #engagement, which means ratings. This morning, FOX Good Day’s crew recreated one of the film’s famous scenes, and I have literally no idea how to digest it. Having interacted with most of the principles here in one way or another – all seemingly decent, normal humans – I’m finding it difficult to reconcile those experiences with, say, dance moves like this:
The whole thing is shockingly good and disturbing at the same time. The girls, however, are a little bit too good in their roles, and now I feel like I need a timeout.
The video is after the jump.