John Travolta recreates a classic ‘Grease’ routine

(CNN) — Some classics never go out of style, especially when it comes to John Travolta and “Grease.”

The actor and singer is featured in a new T-Mobile Super Bowl ad, which dropped Thursday, in which he performs a new version of the hit song “Summer Nights,” alongside Zach Braff and Donald Faison from the series. comic “Scrubs”.

The song was immortalized by Travolta and his late co -star Olivia Newton-John in the famed 1978 musical “Grease,” the couple’s best-known film.

In the new ad, the letter is changed to connect to the wireless service provider.

The ad comes roughly six months after Newton-John’s death at the age of 73 in August 2022.

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Learning of her passing at the time, Travolta wrote a message to his late co-star on Instagram, saying, “You made our lives so much better. Your impact was incredible.”

He signed the message, “Your Danny, your John!”

Danny is a nod to his character Danny Zuko in “Grease”, the love interest of Sandy Olsson, played by Newton-John.

In 2019, the couple spent an evening recreating their iconic characters from “Grease,” during a Q&A at Coral Sky Amphitheater in West Palm Beach, Florida.

It was the first time the two actors had dressed up as Danny and Sandy since they made the hit movie more than 40 years ago, Newton-John wrote on her Instagram at the time.

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