Dirty Dancing Casts Its Johnny: Dancer Colt Prattes to Star in ABC Remake

Dirty Dancing Remake Cast

Dancer Colt Prattes is about to have the time of his life.

Prattes, best known for appearing alongside Pink in her music for “Try,” will star as Johnny — the role originally played by Patrick Swayze — in Lionsgate and ABC’s remake of Dirty Dancing, TVLine has learned.

He joins previously announced cast members Abigail Breslin (as “Baby”) and Debra Messing (as Baby’s mother, Marjorie Houseman).

If you’ve yet to discover Prattes for yourself, watch Pink’s “Try” video below:

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