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These Stars All Played Link Larkin in 'Hairspray' Over the Years!

These Stars All Played Link Larkin in 'Hairspray' Over the Years!

Lots of famous actors have played the role of Link Larkin in the musical Hairspray Live over the years!

The part was most famously played by Zac Efron in the 2007 film version of the movie and NBC cast Garrett Clayton to take over the role in the live production airing tonight (December 7).

WHO IS GARRETT CLAYTON? Meet NBC’s choice for Link Larkin!

Link is the love interest of Tracy Turnblad, but he starts the show linked to Amber Von Tussle. He gets to sing such songs as “It Takes Two” and “Without Love.”

Make sure to see the full cast list for Hairspray Live!

Click through the slideshow to meet famous guys who played the role…

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  • Mercyneal

    Why didn’t you mention the original actor who played him in the 1988 movie? Shame on you. Your omission is disgusting

  • Mercyneal

    SHAME on you for not mentioning the first Link: Michael St. Gerard. Shame on you: http://www.fanpop.com/clubs/dreamlanders/images/9135432/title/hairsprays-michael-st-gerard-screencap

  • Chicken_Paprikash

    Efron is married to Jake Gyllenhaal ?

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