However the MTV Movies launch did present us with loads of dance numbers to spend hours memorizing, a stable soundtrack (Pink‘s “You Make Me Sick,” Ice Cube‘s “You Can Do It,” Ok-Ci and JoJo‘s “Loopy”) and the precious lesson that we should always by no means go away our s–t on the ground.
Plus, it launched the world to an unknown Kerry Washington as Derek’s sister Chenille, who challenged Sara when she dismissed any point out of her inherent white privilege by boldly declaring, “There’s just one world, Chenille.” Uhhhhh… As Chenille put it, “That is what they train you. We all know completely different.”
So there are elements which are nonetheless slammin’.
And with the twentieth anniversary of the Jan. 12 launch upon us, we’re able to mud off our greatest STEPPS-worthy strikes and dance in circles. In all probability round you. This is the whole lot you will have forgotten concerning the 2001 flick.