February 1, 2016


Vanessa Hudgens Performing in ‘Grease: Live!’ One Day After Losing Father

Randy Holmes/ABC via Getty Images
Randy Holmes/ABC via Getty Images

Tragically, Vanessa Hudgens is currently starring in Fox’s Grease: Live! one day after her father, Greg Hudgens, passed away from cancer.

Hudgens shared the news on social media on Sunday (Jan. 31) hours after performing as Rizzo in Fox’s live musical production. The 27-year-old actress posted that her performance will be dedicated to her father.

The former High School Musical star is co-starring in Grease: Live! alongside Aaron Tveit, Julianne Hough and Carly Rae Jepsen, among others.