"Burlesque," New Film Musical Starring Cher and Christina Aguilera, Opens Nov. 24

News   "Burlesque," New Film Musical Starring Cher and Christina Aguilera, Opens Nov. 24 Academy Award winner Cher and Grammy Award winner Christina Aguilera star in "Burlesque," a new film musical about a girl with a humble background and big dreams. The Sony/Screen Gems film sashays into theatres Nov. 24.

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The cast also features Eric Dane ("Grey's Anatomy"), Cam Gigandet, Julianne Hough (the upcoming "Footloose"), Tony Award winner Alan Cumming (Cabaret), Peter Gallagher (Guys and Dolls, "The O.C."), Kristen Bell ("You Again," "Veronica Mars") and Emmy Award winner Stanley Tucci (Frankie and Johnnie, Lend Me a Tenor director, "The Lovely Bones").

Stephen Antin wrote and directs the film, which is produced by Donald DeLine.

According to the film's website, "Ali (Christina Aguilera) is a small-town girl with a big voice who escapes hardship and an uncertain future to follow her dreams to L.A. After stumbling upon The Burlesque Lounge, a majestic but ailing theatre that is home to an inspired musical revue, Ali lands a job as a cocktail waitress from Tess (Cher), the club's proprietor and headliner." The club's "outrageous costumes and bold choreography enrapture the young ingénue, who vows to perform there one day."

The "Burlesque" soundtrack is currently in stores and available on Amazon and Itunes from Sony Records. The track listing follows:
"Something's Got a Hold on Me" – Christina Aguilera
"Welcome to Burlesque" – Cher
"Tough Lover" – Christina Aguilera
"But I Am a Good Girl" – Christina Aguilera
"Guy What Takes His Time" – Christina Aguilera
"Express" – Christina Aguilera
"You Haven't Seen the Last Of…" – Cher
"Bound to You" – Christina Aguilera
"Show Me How You Burlesque" – Christina Aguilera
"The Beautiful People" (from "Burlesque") – Christina Aguilera

For more information, visit burlesquethemovie.com.

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Photo by Sony Pictures Corp.
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