With credits ranging from "High School Musical" to Michael Jackson's "This Is It" to "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend," Kenny Ortega has become one of the go-to names in directing musicals for the big and small…
The phrase “happily ever after” is synonymous with countless children's fairy tales, but what happens after “happily ever after” has gone unanswered. That is the very premise of Disney Channel’s…
Fox is developing an event special around “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” the enduring midnight-movie classic that has been playing for 40 years. Kenny Ortega is on board to direct and choreograph…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Having choreographed "Dirty Dancing" and directed Michael Jackson's "Dangerous" and "HIStory" world tours and Disney Channel's record-busting "High School Musicals," Kenny Ortega looks set to see his…
Following the announcement that Kristin Chenoweth will play Maleficent in Disney's telepic “Descendants,” the Mouse House has confirmed the rest of the film’s villainous parents. Maz Jobrani will…
“High School Musical” helmer Kenny Ortega is back in biz with the Disney Channel, directing a telepic revolving around the children of notable Mouse House villains. “Descendants” is set to begin…
"High School Musical" helmer Kenny Ortega has closed a deal to direct a remake of "Dirty Dancing" for Lionsgate, revisiting the 1987 romance pic for which he choreographed stars Patrick Swayze and…
Universal Pictures has set Kenny Ortega to direct "In the Heights," the bigscreen adaptation of the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical.
Kenny Ortega has ankled as director of "Footloose" over differences with Paramount Pictures on tone and budget.
It's case closed for David E. Kelley's drama pilot "Legally Mad," which NBC has officially passed on.
After watching Zac Efron and director Kenny Ortega deliver a $42 million opening weekend for "High School Musical 3," Paramount Pictures has fast-tracked "Footloose," hoping to get the film ready for…