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In Theaters: May 19, 1980

PG | Drama, Musical | 1h 46m


A reinvention of the original OscarĀ®-winning hit film, Fame follows a talented group of dancers, singers, actors, and artists over four years at the New York City High School of Performing Arts, a diverse, creative powerhouse where students from all walks of life are given a chance to live out their dreams and achieve real and lasting fame... the kind that comes only from talent, dedication, and hard work.

In an incredibly competitive atmosphere, plagued by self-doubt, each student's passion will be put to the test. In addition to their artistic goals, they have to deal with everything else that goes along with high school, a tumultuous time full of schoolwork, deep friendships, budding romance, and self-discovery.

As each student strives for his or her moment in the spotlight, they'll discover who among them has the innate talent and necessary discipline to succeed. With the love and support of their friends and fellow artists, they'll find out who amongst them will achieve Fame...

Cast: Asher Book, Kristy Flores, Paul Iacono, Paul McGill, Naturi Naughton, Kay Panabaker, Kherington Payne, Collins Pennie, Walter Perez, Anna Maria Perez de Tagle, Debbie Allen, Charles S. Dutton, Kelsey Grammer, Megan Mullally, Bebe Neuwirth, Irene Cara, Lee Curreri, Laura Dean, Gene Ray, Antonia Franceschi, Albert Hague
Director: Andy Fickman
Studio: MGM Pictures
Producer(s): Gary Lucchesi, Mark Canton, Tom Rosenberg
Writer(s): Allison Burnett, Aline Brosh McKenna
Official Site: www.generationfame.com