'Hairspray Live!' Cast List - Who is Playing Who?
There are just two weeks left until the cast of Hairspray Live! performs the show on NBC and we are SO excited to see the amazing stars put on the production.
Newcomer Maddie Baillio is leading the cast as Tracy Turnblad with an amazing roster of performers that also included the Broadway production’s original star Harvey Fierstein as Edna Turnblad and theater legend Kristin Chenoweth as Velma Von Tussle.
Members of the cast are set to appear on Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and we can’t wait to see them rock it on the holiday stage.
We have all of the latest photos of the cast in costume that you can check out in the photo gallery. Make sure to tune in for Hairspray Live! on Wednesday (December 7) at 8/7c on NBC. There is also a pre-show starting a half hour before the show!
Click inside to see the full cast list for Hairspray Live!…
Maddie Baillio – Tracy Turnblad
Harvey Fierstein – Edna Turnblad
Dove Cameron – Amber Von Tussle
Ariana Grande – Penny Pingleton
Jennifer Hudson – Motormouth Maybelle
Kristin Chenoweth – Velma Von Tussle
Martin Short – Wilbur Turnblad
Garrett Clayton – Link Larkin
Ephraim Sykes – Seaweed J. Stubbs
Derek Hough – Corny Collins
Shahidi Wright Joseph – Little Inez
Rosie O’Donnell – Gym Teacher
Sean Hayes – Mr. Pinky
Billy Eichner – Rob Barker
Andrea Martin – Prudy Pingleton
Mason Trueblood – Fender
Marissa Heart – Tammy
Paul Vogt – Mr. Harriman F. Spritzer