JJJ is still stoked that Carlos PenaVega will be playing Kenickie in Fox’s Grease Live!…and it looks like his Big Time Rush pals feel the same way!
James Maslow, Logan Henderson and Kendall Schmidt all took to Twitter to congratulate their former co-star and pal.
“So happy to hear that @TheCarlosPena is doing exactly what he loves most! Snagging the role of #Kenickie is huge! Congrats mi carnal!” Kendall wrote.
James added, “Congrats on GREASE my man! Can’t wait to see it. @TheCarlosPena.”
Logan wrote on his account, “@TheCarlosPena @GreaseLive Congratulations buddy! Can’t wait to see this!”
Carlos PenaVega, from the hit show Big Time Rush, has been cast to play Kenickie in the live television event Grease: Live!
The 25-year-old actor isn’t the only star joining the cast — Graceland‘s Aaron Tveit also signed on to play the lead role of Danny Zuko.
“I’m thrilled and honored to be joining this incredibly talented team of actors in re-imagining this classic and beloved musical,” the 31-year-old actor and Broadway star told EW. “Playing Danny Zuko is a dream role and I can’t wait to be a part of all the fun that comes along with performing live on television.”
Vanessa Hudgens, Julianne Hough and Keke Palmer are also starring in the show, which will air January 31st, 2016.
Emily VanCamp flashes a smile alongside stylist Joey Tierney, gal pal Jen Woodward, and her Revenge co-star Ashley Madekwe at the Grand Opening Of Le Jardin on Wednesday (June 4) in Hollywood.
The 29-year-old actress and Ashley, 31, were joined at the event by their other Revenge cast mates Josh Bowman (not pictured), Christa B. Allen and Connor Paolo, as well as Teen Wolf stars Ian Bohen and Charlie Carver, True Blood‘s Mehcad Brooks, Salem‘s Shane West, and JustJared.com‘s very own Jared Eng.
Also pictured: Lance Bass and his partner Michael Turchin, singer JoJo, Adelaide Kane, Cassie Scerbo, Alexa Vega and her fiance Carlos Pena, Steven Colletti, Ricky Whittle, Peter Gadiot, and Cheryl Burke.
“I’m a lucky girl @smashleybell @joeytierney @jwdasha,” Christa, 23, shared on her Instagram. “Photo by @tonyschubert.”
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Carlos and Alexa PenaVega arrive together for the premiere of The DUFF, held at TCL Chinese 6 Theatres in Hollywood on Thursday night (February 12).
The husband and wife duo met up with Carlos’ former co-star James Maslow, plus The 100‘s Devon Bostick, Switched At Birth‘s Max Adler and David and Lorenzo Henrie for the event.
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“Amazing time at the #duffmovie premiere last night! @RobbieAmell you were amazing!! Everyone must see this film!” Carlos wrote on WhoSay.
The DUFF author Kody Keplinger was also spotted at the premiere event.
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Carlos and Alexa PenaVega pose outside of San Fernando High School for a special screening of Spare Parts on Thursday night (January 15) in San Fernando, Calif.
The married couple and co-stars surprised the school for the “LowRide With George Lopez” campaign benefiting the “LA Fund For Public Education” — and they’re not stopping there!
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“So @vegaalexa And I will be at AMC city walk 725pm showing..and AMC Burbank (time to come) TONIGHT! MoreTimes and theaters coming soon!! #SPAREPARTS Get your tickets!! @citywalkla,” Carlos announced the day after on Instagram.
Be sure to go see the flick!