"Step Up" star Jenna Dewan joins Fox Atomix's "Revenge of the Nerds" cast.
Getting deeper into acting field, former dancer Jenna Dewan has landed another starring role in "Revenge of the Nerds", a film remake of the 1984 comedy flick of the same title.
Lining up together with Chris Marquette, Katie Cassidy, and Efren Ramirez, among others, the beauty is set to play a teen who catches the eye of a nerd named Max, played by Marquette, as they both encountered their first day at the college.
A Fox Atomic production, pic is slated to start shooting this week in Atlanta with "Fanboys" helmer Kyle Newman at helm. Adam F. Goldberg, Adam Jay Epstein, and Andrew Jacobson have been attached to pen the script while McG, David Manpearl, plus Stephanie Savage are all serving as producers.