*The first trailer has been released for Fox’s two-hour musical remake of the 1975 cult classic “The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Let’s Do the Time Warp Again.”
“Orange is the New Black” star Laverne Cox, leads the all-star cast as Frank-N-Furter, a sexually ambiguous, flirtatious mad-scientist holding an annual Transylvanian science convention to showcase the birth of Rocky Horror – a muscle-bound specimen created solely to fulfill Frank’s desires.
Victoria Justice and Ryan McCartan play sweethearts Janet and Brad, who stumble upon Frank-N-Furter’s bizarre abode.
Also featured in the event are “American Idol” alum Adam Lambert as Eddie, Reeve Carney as Riff Raff, Tony Award winner Annaleigh Ashford as Columbia, Christina Milian as Magenta, Ivy Levan as Usherette, Tony Award winner Ben Vereen (“Pippin”) as Dr. Everett Scott and Emmy Award nominee Tim Curry, the original Frank-N-Furter, as the show’s criminologist narrator.
The musical event will air Thursday, Oct. 20 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.
Watch the first trailer below: