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Let’s do the time warp again! The 1975 movie mu­si­cal The Rocky Hor­ror Pic­ture Show gets a rol­lick­ing re­make star­ring Vic­to­ria Jus­tice and Ryan Mccar­tan as Janet and Brad. They’re a cute cou­ple whose car trou­ble leads them to the cas­tle — and lab­o­ra­tory! — of sex­u­ally am­bigu­ous mad sci­en­tist Dr. Frank-n-furter ( Lav­erne Cox), who’s hold­ing a science con­ven­tion to show­case the “birth” of his hunky cre­ation Rocky (Staz Nair), his per­sonal FrankN-stud. (The orig­i­nal Frank-nFurter, Tim Curry, ap­pears here as a nar­ra­tor.) Sure, it was the in­ter­ac­tive theatri­cal ex­pe­ri­ence that helped make the orig­i­nal a cult clas­sic (this pro­duc­tion in­cludes a wink to this phe­nom­e­non). How­ever, this TV ver­sion has a cool cast (Adam Lam­bert rocks as Frank’s ex Ed­die, a role orig­i­nally played by Meat Loaf) and main­tains a campy sense of fun that should bring in a new gen­er­a­tion of fans and in­spire more than a few Hal­loween cos­tumes. Be­sides, who says viewers can’t sing along and throw stuff at the screen at home?

★★★✩✩

He’s up next in the sci-fi thriller The Tank. (De­bra), 36, co-starred on Lim­it­less from 2015 to 2016 and mar­ried singer Seth Avett of The Avett Broth­ers in 2016. (Dex­ter), 45, starred on­stage in David Bowie’s mu­si­cal Lazarus. He mar­ried writer Mor­gan Macgre­gor in 2016.

MI­RANDA MI­RANDA OR FROM SEX AND THE CITY MI­RANDA LAM­BERT

I pretty much taught him ev­ery­thing he knows. I can’t believe I wasn’t in­cluded in this list! Relly rude.”

BY MATT SUL­LI­VAN

Tim Curry (Dr. Frank-n- Furter), Barry Bost­wick (Brad) and Su­san Saran­don (Janet) starred in the orig­i­nal movie.

LAU­REN VÉLEZ (Maria), 51, is now on How to Get Away With Mur­der (ABC); she also guested on Ele­men­tary and Un­for­get­table. JAMES REMAR (Harry), 62, was on DAVID ZAYAS (An­gel), 54, was on

JULIE BENZ (Rita), 44, will be on the TV re­boot of Train­ing Day (pre­mier­ing mid­sea­son on CBS) and had roles on Hawaii Five- O and De­fi­ance.

ERIK KING (Doakes), 47, has guest­starred on Mistresses, Ban­shee and Grow­ing Up Fisher.

JEN­NIFER CAR­PEN­TER

MICHAEL C. HALL

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