‘Step Up 5’ Sets Returning Cast: Expect Twerking

Summit has hired Trish Sie to direct from a script by John Swetnam

Ryan Guzman and Briana Evigan are set to star in Summit’s “Step Up 5,” which Trish Sie will direct from a script by John Swetnam, the studio announced on Tuesday.

In addition to Guzman and Evigan, several actors and dancers from the previous installments of “Step Up” are returning to reprise their roles in the fifth film in Summit’s franchise.

The full list includes Adam Sevani and Alyson Stoner as Moose and Camille, Misha Gabriel as Eddy, Stephen ‘tWitch’ Boss as Jason, Mari Koda as Jenny Kido, Chris Scott as Hair, Luis Rosado as Monster and Chadd Smith as Vladd aka Robot Guy, as well as Martin Lombard and Facundo Lombard as the Santiago Twins.

Returning dancers from “Step Up: Revolution” include Marc ‘Marvelous’ Inniss, Nolan Padilla, Phillip Chbeeb, Bianca Brewton, Tony Bellissimo, Josue ‘Beastmode’ Figueroa and Brandy Lamkim.

Adam Shankman and Jennifer Gibgot are producing via their Offspring Entertainment banner, whose Matt Smith is executive producing.  Production starts Sept. 19 in Vancouver and Las Vegas.

Erik Feig, Meredith Milton and Jina Jones will oversee the project for Summit.