Jem and the Holograms Cast Revealed — See Their First Rehearsal Photos!

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By Michael Lewittes



“Nashville” star Aubrey Peeples was announced on Thursday as the lead actress in the upcoming live action Jem and the Holograms film, and the actress didn’t waste any time sharing the news.

Peeple’s, who was cast as Jem, posted multiple photos of the film’s meetings and rehearsals to her Instagram account the day the cast was revealed.

The young actress captioneed one of the behind-the-scenes pictures, “#tbt to last week’s rehearsal. we love each other (cue ‘awwww’).” Joining Peeples is Disney’s “A.N.T. Farm” star Stefanie Scott, who will play Jem’s sister, Kimber.

Aurora Perrineau from “Pretty Little Liars” will play Shana, Hayley Kiyoko from “The Fosters” was cast as Aja, and Ryan Guzman tweeted that he feels “privileged” to play the film’s male lead, Rio.

The movie is being described as a re-imagined and modern version of the 1980’s cartoon that revolved around music producer Jerrica Benton and her alter ego, Jem, the lead singer of the female band The Holograms.

See the first photos below, and tell us what you think of the cast!





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