Ana Gasteyer Joins the Cast of ‘Grease Live’

Ana-Gasteyer

It’s happening, FOX has found it’s principal for “Grease Live.”

The network have cast Ana Gasteyer as Rydell High School Principal McGee, the role played by Eve Arden in the 1978 film.

Gasteyer joins the ensemble cast that includes Julianne Hough (Sandy), Aaron Tveit (Danny), Vanessa Hudgens (Rizzo), Carlos PenaVega (Kenickie), Keke Palmer (Marty) and Carly Rae Jepsen (Pink Lady Frenchy). Tommy Kail and Alex Rudzinski are directing the production which Fox airs on Sunday, January 31 — live in the East and delayed in the West.