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Fame 2009 is a modern update on Alan Parker’s 1980's version and international sensation Fame, which spawned a generation of worldwide fans and a subsequent global hit television series, and stage production of the same name - Fame. The story of "Fame 2009" follows a group of students attending the renowned New York School of Performing Arts from audition through graduation as they discover their burgeoning talents and define their identities. Caught up in the intense atmosphere of a performing arts high school in New York, the student artists in the film confront both the tantalizing promise of success and the challenges of thriving in a highly competitive environment.

  • Release date:September 25, 2009


Kristy Flores
as Rosie Martinez
Asher Book
as Marco
Paul Iacono
as Neil Baczynsky
Paul McGill
as Kevin Barrett
Naturi Naughton
as Denise Dupree
Debbie Allen
as Principal Angela Simms
Charles S. Dutton
as Mr. James Dowd
Kelsey Grammer
as Mr. Martin Cranston
Megan Mullally
as Ms. Fran Rowan
Bebe Neuwirth
as Ms. Lynn Kraft
Kherington Payne
as Alice Ellerton
Collins Pennie
as Malik Washburn
Walter Perez
as Victor Tavares
Cody Longo
as Andy Matthews
Kay Panabaker
as Jenny Garrison
Julius Tennon
as Denise's Dad
April Grace
as Denise's Mom
Michael Hyatt
as Malik's Mom
Laura Johnson
as Alice's Mom
James Read
as Alice's Dad
Ryan Surratt
as Eddie
Howard Gutman
as Neil's Dad
Dale Godboldo
as Music Executive
Stephanie Mace
as Mr. Cranston's Assistant
Marcus Hopson
as Senior Rapper
Kate Mulligan
as Karaoke Singer
Donnie Smith
as Film Set PA
Earl Carroll
as Camera Shop Clerk
Oren Waters
as Singing Homeless Man
Tim Jo
as Korean Boy


Kevin Tancharoen
Mark Canton
Richard S. Wright
Tom Rosenberg
Gary Lucchesi
Allison Burnett
Scott Kevan
Mark Isham
Composer (Music Score)
Scott Meehan
Art Director
Brian McNelis
Eric Reid
Executive Producer
David Kern
Executive Producer
Beth de Patie
Executive Producer
Ron Mason
Set Designer
Dayna Pink
Costume Designer
Cindy Carr
Set Decorator
George Bamber
First Assistant Director
Marguerite Derricks
Deborah Aquila
Tricia Wood
Beth de Patie
Unit Production Manager
Ned Corrigan
Stunts Coordinator
Christopher Gore
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