You guys know we prick up our ears at the first mention of any dance-related T.V. or movie. And wasn't it just the other day that I was singing Jennifer Beals' praises? So naturally, the dance gods heard me and put the two together: Deadline is reporting that Jennifer Beals and Kenny Ortega are teaming up to produce a dance T.V. show on Fox.
L.A. Dance Project performing in the Los Angeles River canal. Is this the most L.A. thing an L.A. company can do in L.A.? Probably. (Photo via LADP)
Apparently, The Edge is set in a cut-throat L.A. dance world where commercial performers are vying "to be the best." Now, as much as we love them, dance shows and movies can sometimes be a little bit overwrought and we're curious to see how this show portrays the competitive, but ultimately tight-knit and positive, L.A. dance scene.
We'll keep you updated as we hear more!