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Kristin Chenoweth, Ariana Grande & the 'Hairspray Live!' Cast Stop By Press Junket

Ariana Grande gives Kristin Chenoweth a big hug while attending the Hairspray Live! press junket on Wednesday (November 16) at the NBC Universal Lot in Universal City, Calif.

The duo were also joined by their co-stars Derek Hough, Dove Cameron, Ephraim Sykes, Garrett Clayton, Jennifer Hudson, Maddie Baillio, Martin Short and Shahadi Wright Joseph.

After the event, newcomer Maddie took to her Instagram to share a cute selfie with Kristin and Ariana, writing, “my sweet kristin is here!”

The musical takes place in Baltimore in the early ’60s, when teenager Tracy Turnblad lands her dream role on the popular Corny Collins Show and becomes a dancing sensation overnight, crossing paths with a colorful array of characters along the way.

Don’t miss Hairspray Live! when it premieres December 7 at 8 p.m. on NBC!

FYI: Jennifer is wearing a Theory dress, Manolo Blahnik sandals and jewelry from Yossi Harari, Ileana Makri and Randall Scott Fine Jewelry. Ariana is wearing Hannah Jinkins overalls, a Vanessa Mooney choker, Irit Design earrings and Richard Braqo shoes. Dove is wearing a Guess jumpsuit and BCBG shoes.

A photo posted by Maddie Baillio (@maddiebaillio) on

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NBC's 'Hairspray Live!' Gets Official Cast Portraits Including Ariana Grande & Jennifer Hudson!

The official cast photos for Hairspray Live! have just been released!

The energetic portraits feature newcomer Maddie Baillio, Kristin Chenoweth, Derek Hough, Ariana Grande, Ephraim Sykes, Dove Cameron, Garrett Clayton, Shahadi Wright Joseph, Martin Short, Harvey Fierstein, and Jennifer Hudson. Check them all out in our gallery!

And in case you missed it, the first full cast photo was also recently released.

The musical takes place in Baltimore in the early ’60s, when teenager Tracy Turnblad lands her dream role on the popular Corny Collins Show and becomes a dancing sensation overnight, crossing paths with a colorful array of characters along the way.

Don’t miss Hairspray Live! when it premieres December 7 at 8 p.m. on NBC!

10+ pictures inside of the Hairspray Live! cast… More Here! »

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Jennifer Hudson to Star in New Indie Drama 'Monster'

Jennifer Hudson is all smiles while stepping out for the Philly Fights Cancer Round 2 Event on Saturday night (October 15) in Philadelphia, Penn.

The 35-year-old Oscar winner and singer was joined by Lionel Richie and Tig Notaro.

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According to Variety, Jennifer is set to star in the upcoming drama Monster, which follows a “17-year-old honors student and aspiring filmmaker Steve Harmon, charged with felony murder for a crime he says he did not commit.”

10+ pictures inside of Jennifer Hudson and others at the event in Philly…More Here! »

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Gavin Rossdale Joins 'The Voice UK' as a Coach!

Gavin Rossdale just got a new gig!

The 48-year-old Bush frontman is joining The Voice UK alongside fellow new judge Jennifer Hudson and veteran coaches Will.I.Am and Tom Jones.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Gavin Rossdale

“I’m so thrilled to be joining The Voice UK,” Gavin said in a statement (via People). “I’ve always been extremely proud to fly the flag for British rock music and I can’t wait to join this incredible panel and help discover some new talent.”

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Halle Berry, Ciara & Jennifer Hudson Support Women's Health At Revlon's Philanthropic Luncheon!

Halle Berry strikes a pose on the red carpet while attending Revlon’s Annual Philanthropic Luncheon held at Chateau Marmont on Tuesday (September 27) in Los Angeles.

The 50-year-old actress was joined by Ciara, Jennifer Hudson, Cindy Crawford and Rachel Roy at the event honoring Dr. Dennis J. Slamon, Director of the Revlon/UCLA Women’s Cancer Research Program at JCCC, for his outstanding achievements in cancer research.

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In addition to honoring Dr. Slamon and his contributions, the luncheon serves to raise awareness for Revlon’s 2016 philanthropic initiatives including their 2nd annual LOVE IS ON Million Dollar Challenge.


FYI: Halle is wearing a David Koma dress paired with Noudar jewelry.

15+ pictures inside of Halle Berry, Ciara and others at Revlon’s Philanthropic LuncheonMore Here! »

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Reese Witherspoon & Matthew McConaughey Premiere 'Sing' at TIFF 2016 With Scarlett Johansson

Reese Witherspoon is lovely in floral while attend the premiere of her new film Sing during the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival at Princess of Wales Theatre on Sunday (September 11) in Toronto, Canada.

The 40-year-old actress was joined on the carpet by her co-stars Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves, Scarlett Johnansson, Nick Kroll, and Taron Egerton.

Also in attendance were Jennifer Hudson and Tori Kelly.

Earlier in the week, Reese was spotted out several times, running errands and going to the gym in Brentwood, Calif.

FYI: Reese is wearing an Ulyana Sergeenko dress and Irene Neuwirth jewelry. Scarlett is wearing a Haney dress and Sophia Webster shoes. Jennifer is wearing a Lanvin dress, Jimmy Choo shoes, and Hearts On Fire jewels. Tori is wearing Fame and Partners. Matthew is wearing an Isaia suit.

45+ pictures inside of Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, and more at TIFF…More Here! »

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'Hairspray Live' Promo Gives First Look at Cast in Costume!

The first look at the cast of NBC’s Hairspray Live in costume has been released in this new promo!

Harvey Fierstein, Jennifer Hudson, Martin Short, Kristin Chenoweth, Ariana Grande, Derek Hough, Dove Cameron, Garrett Clayton, and newcomer Maddie Baillio are all seen in their 1960s outfits in the new clip.

Hairspray Live will air live from Los Angeles on December 7.

Also featured in the cast will be Rosie O’Donnell, Andrea Martin, and Sean Hayes. This is the fourth live musical that NBC will be doing after The Sound of Music, Peter Pan, and The Wiz.


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