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Grease: Live: Original Frenchy Didi Conn Shares the Stage With Carly Rae Jepsen

Grease: Live: Original Frenchy Didi Conn Shares the Stage With Carly Rae Jepsen

Now this is what we call a “very strategic career move.”

Didi Conn, who famously donned Frenchy’s pink wig in the 1978 movie version, made a special cameo Sunday in Fox’s Grease: Live opposite — you guessed it — the new Frenchy, Carly Rae Jepsen.

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In case that’s not full-circle enough for you, Conn was playing Vi, the waitress who lends Frenchy a sympathetic ear, which leads into the iconic number “Beauty School Dropout.” Here’s a little photo to refresh your memory:

Conn’s small-screen resumé include roles on Transparent, Law & Order: Svu and Happy Days.

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