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Andrea Martin to Play Ariana Grande's Mom in 'Hairspray Live'

Andrea Martin to Play Ariana Grande's Mom in 'Hairspray Live'

Andrea Martin has joined the cast of NBC’s Hairspray Live!

According to EW, the 69-year-old Tony Award winner is set to play Prudy Pingleton, mother of Penny, who will be played by pop star Ariana Grande.

“I am so excited to be a part of #HairsprayLive on @NBC! Can’t wait to bring it to life on December 7!”,” Andrea tweeted.

If you remember, Allison Janney played the role in the 2007 film remake.

The star-studded cast also includes Jennifer Hudson, Kristin Chenoweth, Derek Hough, Dove Cameron, Garrett Clayton, and more.

Hairspray Live will air on December 7 on NBC.

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