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Dirty Dancing Star Jennifer Grey Turned Down Role in ABC's Remake: 'It Didn't Feel Appropriate to Me'

Originally posted 08/08/2016 11:45AM

A Dirty Dancing remake is on the way – but Jennifer Grey won't be a part of it.

The actress, who starred as Baby opposite Patrick Swayze in the 1987 classic film, recently revealed she turned down a role in the upcoming ABC television remake.

"I was asked to do something on that show and I was flattered because I always want to be asked because it's nice to want to be included," she told The Hollywood Reporter Sunday. "But for me, it would be sacrosanct for me to do it because it didn't feel appropriate to me."

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21 Things You Might Not Have Known About Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Originally posted 06/11/2016 06:25PM

John Hughes' iconic Ferris Bueller's Day Off turns 30 Saturday. The film, which has become a beloved totem of teenage rebellion and a wonderful 1980s time capsule, is also an ode to Chicago – a teenage Hughes moved around the city's suburbs with his family.

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Bindi Irwin's Dirty Dancing Routine Gets Standing Ovation on Dancing with the Stars

Originally posted 10/19/2015 09:35PM

Bindi Irwin and Derek Hough brought the crowd to its feet thanks to a little Dirty Dancing.

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See Bindi Irwin and Derek Hough Rehearse Iconic Dirty Dancing Routine for Dancing with the Stars

Originally posted 10/16/2015 05:25PM

Bindi Irwin and Derek Hough are taking a dive into the 1980s.

The duo is paying homage to Dirty Dancing in next week's Dancing with the Stars movie night episode and was spotted rehearsing the iconic lift originally performed by Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey in the 1987 classic.

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Jennifer Grey on Her Iconic Dirty Dancing Lift with Patrick Swayze: 'Never Rehearsed It, Never Done It Since'

Jennifer Grey on Her Iconic Dirty Dancing Lift with Patrick Swayze: 'Never Rehearsed It, Never Done It Since'

Originally posted 10/13/2015 02:50PM

You know the iconic dance lift that Jennifer Grey and Patrick Swayze pulled off in Dirty Dancing? The actress better known as Baby in the 1987 classic has now revealed how she prepared for the scene – and the answer might surprise you.

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Jennifer Grey Jokes About Father Joel's Changes Since Coming Out: 'He's a Lot More Gay!'

Jennifer Grey Jokes About Father Joel's Changes Since Coming Out: 'He's a Lot More Gay!'

Originally posted 10/01/2015 12:00AM

Jennifer Grey continues to be her father Joel Grey's biggest supporter since he publicly came out as gay in January.

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Jennifer Grey Gets Choked Up While Presenting Dad Joel Grey's Lifetime Achievement Award

Jennifer Grey Gets Choked Up While Presenting Dad Joel Grey's Lifetime Achievement Award

Originally posted 06/02/2015 09:30AM

Jennifer Grey was overcome with emotion Monday night as she presented her father, legendary performer Joel Grey, with a prestigious award.

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Miranda Kerr Channels Dirty Dancing's Baby in Funny Photo

Miranda Kerr Channels Dirty Dancing's Baby in Funny Photo

Originally posted 03/25/2015 02:20AM

Sure, Patrick Swayze had the best line in Dirty Dancing when he said, "Nobody puts Baby in a corner."

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Jennifer Grey on Her Dad Joel Grey's Coming Out: 'I Feel Very Happy' for Him

Jennifer Grey on Her Dad Joel Grey's Coming Out: 'I Feel Very Happy' for Him

Originally posted 01/30/2015 07:05PM

Now that her father Joel Grey has publicly revealed in this week's PEOPLE that he's a gay man, his daughter, Dirty Dancing and Ferris Bueller's Day Off actress Jennifer Grey, gives him her full support and love.

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Broadway Legend Joel Grey Opens Up About His Sexuality | Joel Grey

Broadway Legend Joel Grey Opens Up About His Sexuality

Originally posted 01/28/2015 09:00AM

He reached the heights of stage and screen, was married for 24 years and proudly raised two children. But for decades, Joel Grey kept one aspect of himself decidedly out of the spotlight.

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