Vanessa Hudgens' got very bad news as she was preparing for the final dress rehearsal for "Grease: Live!" Saturday. Her father had just died.
She shared the news with fans on Twitter Sunday morning, just hours before she was to play Rizzo in the Fox TV event.
I am so sad to say that last night my daddy, Greg passed away from stage 4 cancer. Thank you to everyone who kept him in your prayers.-- Vanessa Hudgens (@VanessaHudgens) January 31, 2016
But the show will go on.
Tonight, I do the show in his honor.-- Vanessa Hudgens (@VanessaHudgens) January 31, 2016
Grease: Live! is being produced on sound stages at Warner Brothers Studio in Burbank, California. It airs live on Fox starting at 7pET/4pPT.