Victoria Justice to star as Janet in ‘The Rocky Horror Picture’ Show Remake!

Victoria Justice is heading back to the small screen!

The former Victorious and Zoey 101 star has landed one of the lead roles in FOX’s TV remake of The Rocky Horror Picture Show, and will star as Janet alongside Liv and Maddie star Ryan Mccartan, who will play Brad.

According to Deadline, the production will also star Laverne Cox, along with Reeve Carney and Staz Nair for the two-hour taped event, which will be a re-imagining of the 1975 cult classic film.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show follows: “sweethearts Janet Weiss (Justice) and Brad Majors (McCartan), played in the movie by Susan Sarandon and Barry Bostwick, who stumble upon the bizarre abode of Dr. Frank-N-Furter’s (Cox), a sexually ambiguous, flirtatious alien mad scientist. He is holding an annual Transylvanian science convention to showcase the birth of “Rocky Horror” – a fit, attractive man (Nair) created solely to fulfill Frank’s desires. Carney will play Riff Raff, one of Dr. Frank-N-Furter’s loyal servants.”

Loud Adler, Gail Berman, and Kenny Ortega will produce the special, with filming to being this winter and the tentative air date slated for the fall.

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