Whether you like it or not, a "Dirty Dancing" reboot is coming -- and today, Kenny Ortega was announced as the film's director.

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Ortega, who actually choreographed the original 1987 flick with Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey, will helm the remake for Lionsgate, according to Deadline.

Ortega has made a name for himself recently for directing the three "High School Musical" movies and Michael Jackson's "This Is It."

Interesting fact: Kenny was originally supposed to direct the "Footloose" remake too, but dropped out.

No word on if the new flick will keep the original's 1960s Catskills setting.

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