The "Dancing With The Stars" pro dancer and country singer has been confirmed to star in Footloose. She will be playing opposite Chace Crawford in a new take on the famous 1984 film. Hough will wear the Sunday shoes of character Ariel Moore, which were originally worn by Lori Singer. Miley Cyrus, Amanda Bynes, and Hayden Panettiere were previously rumored for the famous role.
The more mature remake of Footloose is set to start shooting this March, with shooting schedules revolving around the film's TV stars. Dylan Sellers, High School Musical's Kenny Ortega, Craig Zadan and Neil Meron are producing the film.