“ Everyone deserves a second chance to follow their dreams, but some people only get one shot.”
Tyler Gage (Channing Tatum)is a rebel from the wrong side of Baltimore’s tracks and the only thing that stands between him and an unfilled life are his dreams of one day making it out of there.
Nora (Jenna Dewan) is a privileged ballet dancer attending Baltimore’s ulta-elite Maryland School of the Arts and the only thing standing in the way of her obviously brilliant future is finding a great dance partner for her senior showcase.
When trouble lands and Tyler and his friends break into the Maryland School of the Arts,and he gets sentenced with 200 hours of community service he arrives as an angry outsider, until his skills as a gifted street dancer drew Nora’s attention. Now as sparks fly between them, both on and off stage, Tyler realizes he has just one performance to prove that he can “Step Up” to a life far larger than he ever imagined.
Step Up was won the Teen Choice award and was nominated the Teen choice award.
Step up was also voted the Young Artist award.
Step Up made a total of $12 billion
Release date August 19, 2006
The run time is 98 minutes
Directed by Anne Fletcher
Produced by Jennifer Gibgot
Written by Duane Alder and Melissa Rosenberg
Music by Aaron Zigman
Cinematography by Michael Seresin
Editing by Nancy Richardson
Distributed by Touchtone Pictures
Tyler Gage (Channing Tatum)
Nora Clark (Jenna Dewan)
Miles Darby (Mario)
Lucy Avila (Drew Sidora)
Skinny Carter (De’Shawn Washington)
Director Gordon (Rachel Griffiths)
PJ (Delon Howell)
Step Up Facts
Step Up came out to theaters in 2006
Step Up is rated pg-13 for thematic elements, brief violence and innuendo
Step Up is directed by Anne Fletcher who makes her feature film directorial debut with the Dance Drama.
Step Up was written by Duane Alder and Melissa Rosenberg
Step Up was released on August 11, 2006
Official Site is MySpace.com/stepupmovie
Distributor is Touchtone Pictures
Biography on Jenna Dewan
Dancing since age five
Featured in countless music videos including ones with P-Diddy and Janet Jackson
Step Up allowed her to combine two of her passions; dancing and acting.
Mini Biography on Channing
Enroll him in sports such as Track,baseball, soccer and football to keep him out of trouble.
In ninth grade he was sent to military school.
It was there that he discovered his passion for football and his hopes became centered on earning an athletic collage scholarship.
Mini Biography on Mario
Platinum selling R&B artist
Mario makes his feature film acting debut in Touchstone Pictures' dance movie, “Step Up.”
While Mario doesn't show off any dance moves of his own, he does help Channing Tatum's character Tyler sort things out and choose the right path.
Biography on Drew Sidora
Born:May 1, 1985 in Chicago,Illinois, U.S.A.
Drew has been studied music and theater since the age of 2
Now we will switch to Step Up 2 : The Streets
The music is Bigger, The Dance is Hotter, The Experience is Breathtaking.
Director: Jon Chu
Writers: Toni Ann John and Karen Barna
Release date: February 14, 2008
Romance, Music and drama
Comments: see it for the dancing
Briana Evigan- Andie
Robert Hoffman- Chase Collins
Adam g. Sevani- Moose
Cassie Ventura- Sophie
Biography on Briana Evigan
Briana was born in Los Angeles, California.
She is the daughter of Pamela C. Serpe, a dancer, model, and actress, and actor Greg Evigan .
She is the youngest of three siblings, with brother Jason and sister Vanessa Lee Evigan .
She is a dancer and has been studying it for 9 years.
Evigan is also a student trying to fulfill a speech and communication degree for children at Los Angeles Valley College.
Biography on Robert Hoffman
A graduate of Rutgers University's BFA Drama program.
He has starred in several independent films and has appeared on Broadway in the revival of Eric Bogosian's play.
Talk Radio as "Kent", a drugged-up teen who is invited to sit in on the main character's radio show.
Biography on Adam g. Sevani
Adam G. Sevani was born on June 29, 1992.
He is an Armenian-American actor and dancer who first came to the public spotlight in Step Up 2: The Streets for playing "Moose," "who might be the badd est nerd in movie history," according to The New York Times.
Born to Edita Sevani and Gagik Sevani, he is the brother of V Sevani from the boy band NLT, and has performed in their first music video "That Girl."
Biography on Cassie Ventura
Cassandra Ventura born on August 26, 1986.
is an American model , R&B and pop singer, and occasional actress.
She is best known for her single ”Me & U", which became a hit in 2006. Cassie was born in New London, Connecticut.
She was born to a Filipino father and her mother is of Afro-Mexican and West Indian descent. Cassie graduated from The Williams school, a preparatory school in New London.
In release 99 days or 14.1 weeks
Widest Release:2,528 theaters
Chase and Sophie
On a school grade Step Up 2 was voted a B+
Andie practicing her dance
Genres: Drama, Musical/ Preforming arts Sequel and Teen
One of the final dances
Distributors Buena Vista Pictures
Andie chats with her friends.
Release date February 14, 2008
Another final dance
U.S. box office $58,006,147
Andie’s final dance
It’s not where your from. It’s where you are at.
Andie’s final dance
Step Up 2 was nominated for the MTV movie Award
Followed by Step Up 3-D
After the final dance
Preceded by Step Up
Step Up 2 made a budget of $22 billion
Chase talking to Andie
Produced by Adam Shankman,Anne Fletcher, and Offspring entertainment