Step Up 2: The Street‘s Briana Evigan and Step Up: Revolution‘s Ryan Guzman will return to lead the Summit dance franchise in Step Up 5. They’ll reprise their roles as Andie and Sean, respectively, as the fivequel reunites over a dozen cast members from previous films in the franchise. Despite being rumored for another franchise appearance, original Step Up star Channing Tatum is not among the returning cast confirmed today by the studio which include fan favorites Adam Sevani (Moose), Misha Gabriel (Eddy), Alyson Stoner (Camille), Stephen ‘tWitch’ Boss (Jason), Mari Koda (Jenny Kido), Chris Scott (Hair), Luis Rosado (Monster), Chadd Smith (Vladd AKA Robot Guy), and Martin & Facundo Lombard (The Santiago Twins). Series dancers Marc “Marvelous” Iniss, Nolan Padilla, Phillip Chbeeb, Bianca Brewton, Tony Bellissimo, Josue “Beastmode” Figueroa, and Brandy Lamkim will also stomp back for the sequel being directed by Trish Sie from John Swetnam’s script. Evigan is repped by Luber Roklin Entertainment, Gersh, and David Feldman. Guzman is repped by Luber Roklin Entertainment and Neil Meyer.
Also joining Step Up 5 is Izabella Miko (Coyote Ugly, Save The Last Dance 2, Clash of the Titans) in a supporting role. Miko will play Alexxa, the entertainment director for luxury Vegas hotel Valhalla, who hosts a dance contest to find the best crew in the world. The winning team inks a three-year contract to perform in Vegas. Miko is repped by Evolution Entertainment and Emptage Hallett in the UK.
Boyd Holbrook (Behind the Candelabra, Hatfields & McCoys, The Host) has landed two new film roles. He’ll play Collin, the son of Ed Harris’s character, in WB’s thriller Run All Night starring Liam Neeson and Joel Kinnaman and directed by Jaume Collet-Serra. Holbrook has also nabbed the role of Jeff, a mysterious grifter who encounters Amy (Rosamund Pike) at cabin community in David Fincher‘s Gone Girl for Fox. Tyler Perry and Neil Patrick Harris recently joined the lit adaptation. Holbrook’s upcoming pics include Little Accidents with Chloe Sevigny and Elizabeth Banks, Jane Got A Gun with Natalie Portman, A Walk Among The Tombstones with Neeson, Untitled Terrence Malick Project with Christian Bale, Michael Fassbender and Rooney Mara, Skeleton Twins, and Relativity’s Out Of The Furnace. He’s repped by CAA and Cathy Kanner.