John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John still look hopelessly devoted at Grease’s 40th anniversary

As the iconic 1970s movie celebrates 40 years, Danny and Sandy prove they're still great friends

John Travolta and Olivia Newton John reunite to mark Grease's 40th anniversary

It might be 40 years since iconic movie Grease made its debut, but Danny and Sandy are still hopelessly devoted to one another.

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Actors John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John reunited on the red carpet at an event to mark the movie’s 40th anniversary, and the pair looked closer than ever.

John Travolta and Olivia Newton John reunite to mark Grease's 40th anniversary
John Travolta and Olivia Newton John reunite to mark Grease’s 40th anniversary (Getty)

Posing at a special event marked by the Academy the stars – now aged 64 and 69 – sparked memories of the movie which was originally released in 1978 and followed the students of Rydell High.

And even proved that they’ve still got the moves:

John Travolta and Olivia Newton John reunite to mark Grease's 40th anniversary
John Travolta and Olivia Newton John reunite to mark Grease’s 40th anniversary (Getty)

Also in attendance at the special screening were Didi Conn, who played Frenchy, Grease director Randal Kleiser and Barry Pearl who played T-Bird – and Frenchy’s boyfriend – Doody.

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After it was released, Grease went on to become one of the highest-grossing musicals of all time.