Grease was a huge hit when it came out in and has since become an American classic. But when the movie was being filmed in , no one knew they were making what would become the highest-grossing American movie musical of the 20th century, including leads John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John , who weren't the initial choices to play high school sweethearts Danny and Sandy. You say 'Sandy and Danny' and people instantly know what you're talking about. However, the road to creating the now-classic movie was not an easy one — the right actors had to be found for each part, filming had to be accomplished in difficult conditions, songs were added to and removed from the film and personal dramas were confronted. Grease could've had very different cast members.
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Grease is one of the most iconic films ever made. It was first released in , and decades later, the movie is still as celebrated as it ever was. Here are twenty things that happened on the set of Grease that surprised even us. During the filming of Grease , director Randal Kleiser fell very ill after his foot became infected.
Fox News Flash top entertainment and celebrity headlines are here. Check out what's clicking today in entertainment. Olivia Newton-John spoke out against fans who have recently slammed her iconic film " Grease " calling it sexist and misogynist.