*scrolls in the mchanzo tag*
I want a dancer AU…
Like Hanzo used to be a dancer when he was younger but as he grew older his father started to disapprove and thought that it was time for him to “grow up” and start taking things a bit more seriously as he would inherit his father’s company in the future.
Genji, who had watched his brother dance as he was growing up, somewhat aspired to be like him but knew that his father wouldn’t approve of him either although his role in the future wasn’t quite as serious. So he moved to America the moment he became legal, completely cutting ties with his family, to pursue his dream away from his father’s watchful eye.
It’s not until their father dies and Hanzo overworks himself and ends up in the hospital that Genji tries to come in contact with his brother again (after that dreadful message from one of his contacts in Japan).
He practically begs his brother to come and visit him, and Hanzo does. He’s on a forced vacation anyway.
Hanzo stays at Genji’s place and they carefully get to know each other again, no longer the young boys they used to be. It’s not until Hanzo shows up at Genji’s dance studio to pick him up that he meets Jesse McCree, Genji’s best friend and a fellow dancer that seems to have made it his purpose in life to get Hanzo to dance again. And….