Abigail Breslin Is Officially a Brunette! (Just in Time for the Dirty Dancing Reboot!)

Check out the star's dark, new do!

If you need further proof that dark hair is in for spring, Abigail Breslin is here to convince you. Following in Shailene Woodley, Taylor Schilling and Sarah Hyland’s hair-dyeing footsteps, the 19-year-old actress ditched her bright blonde tresses for a deeper, chocolate shade. Take a look at her moody makeover below.

Abigail Breslin dyes hair brown

Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic; Source: Abigail Breslin/Instagram

“Mirror selfie feat. brown hair feat. reminder nobody puts baby in the corner,” the 19-year-old captioned the dark hair debut snapshot.

Breslin, who is set to play Frances “Baby” Houseman in ABC’s upcoming live Dirty Dancing reboot, was required to dye her strands a darker hue for the role, leaving behind her bright blonde locks and light brown roots.

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Breslin’s fresh tress update comes just a few weeks after Hyland’s, her co-star in 1987 film’s remake, similarly dyed do.

The Modern Family star, who is set to play Breslin’s older sister, Lisa, spent some time in the salon chair at L.A.-based Nine Zero One, where hairstylist Nikki Lee gave the star’s textured bob an almost-black shade, called “truffle.”

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So now that we’ve seen both stars’ dark new dos on social media, we’re more than ready to see them in action — on the silver screen! Now we just have to wait for a premiere date.

What do you think of the star’s dark, new do? Share below!

–Sarah Kinonen

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