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  1. Amber Riley and Ricki Lake to Join Crazy Ex-GirlfriendRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    It's just been announced that Amber Riley and Ricki Lake will guest star on The CW's Golden Globe-winning musical comedy series, CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND. The pair will reportedly be supplying backup vocals for what is described as a '60s-style girl-power ballad.

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  2. Photo Flash: First Look at Paramount Theatre's HAIRSPRAY with E. Faye Butler & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... is based on the original 1988 New Line Cinema film written and directed by cult legend John Waters starring Ricki Lake , Divine and Debbie Harry . Who can forget Waters' timeless story? Every day after school, "pleasantly plump" Tracy Turnblad and ...

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  3. 'Hairspray' live musical in the works at NBCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | UPI

    ... the teenage Tracy as she pursues stardom and fights against racial segregation in the 1960s. John Waters directed Ricki Lake and Divine in the original movie, while Adam Shankman helmed the remake. NBC's last live musical, The Wiz Live! , was seen ...

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  4. NBC Looking To John Waters Classic For Next Live MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    ... in Baltimore and set in 1962, and hit theaters in 1988. Besides Divine as mom Edna Turnblad, the cast included Ricki Lake, Jerry Stiller and Debbie Harry. The musical went to Broadway in 2002, and that was adapted into the 2007 film starring John ...

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  5. Hairspray Live Musical Is Coming to NBCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | TIME.com

    ... The first Hairspray film initially hit theaters in 1988. Written and directed by John Waters, the movie starred Ricki Lake and Debbie Harry. Hairspray then hit Broadway in 2002, followed by the 2007 film starring John Travolta and Michelle Pfeiffer, ...

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  6. Photo Flash: Paramount Theatre's HAIRSPRAYRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... is based on the original 1988 New Line Cinema film written and directed by cult legend John Waters starring Ricki Lake ,Divine and Debbie Harry . Who can forget Waters' timeless story? Every day after school, "pleasantly plump" Tracy Turnblad and ...

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  7. Telly star Claire Sweeney: I'm a working mum, so my poor baby...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | The Daily Record

    ... 29 to March 6). Based on the 1988 film of the same name by cult filmmaker John Waters, which starred Divine and Ricki Lake, it's proven to be a huge hit with audiences around the globe, winning Tony, Grammy and Olivier Awards. Claire - who is ...

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  8. Bilston Operatic Company to Bring HAIRSPRAY to Wolverhampton Grand TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Bilston Operatic Company returns to Wolverhampton Grand Theatre from 10 - 14 November with the feel-good Broadway and West End smash hit musical HAIRSPRAY. HAIRSPRAY is a musical based on the 1988 film of the same name which starred Divine and Ricki Lake by cult filmmaker John Waters .

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  9. Get out your hairspray: YES Theatre releases season lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Northern Life

    YES Theatre's version of Hairspray might not star Ricki Lake, as did the 1988 movie version, but it's sure to be plenty of fun. The music runs Aug. 11-27, 2016.

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  10. Dancing towards her dream TURN back the clock. It's Baltimore, 1962...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | Bromsgrove Advertiser

    ... (Top Hat) will play Penny Hairspray is a musical based on the 1988 film of the same name which starred Divine and Ricki Lake by cult filmmaker John Waters. Music and lyrics are by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman and book by Mark O'Donnell and Thomas ...

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  11. Hair comes a stage smashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | Bicester Advertiser

    ... Larkin, along the way. Hairspray is a musical based on the 1988 film of the same name which starred Divine and Ricki Lake by cult filmmaker John Waters. Tunes include Mama, I'm a Big Girl Now, The Nicest Kids in Town, It Takes Two and Welcome to the ...

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  12. Ricki Lake Hits Back At Donald Trump: Rosie O'Donnell Is 'A Wonderful Person'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | HollywoodLife

    Ricki Lake is NOT happy with Donald Trump for his insulting comments about Rosie O'Donnell, and she made it clear who's side she's on during an appearance on 'Watch What Happens Live' on Aug. 17. Watch the video here! Ricki Lake , 46 has officially joined the brigade against Donald Trump in his war with Rosie O'Donnell , 53! The former talk show host dropped by Bravo's Watch What Happens Live on Aug. 17 and made it quite clear that she won't be voting for the Republican presidential hopeful come the primaries - and for good reason! While speaking with host Andy Cohen , 47, the former actress and talk show host took a firm stance against Trump and his nasty comments about Rosie, admitting, "I'm not a fan."

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  13. Ricki Lake takes stance against Donald Trump on Watch What Happens LIveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | Daily Mail

    'I am not a fan': Ricki Lake takes stance against Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump on Watch What Happens Live The 46-year-old actress proclaimed herself to be firmly in the O'Donnell camp during an appearance on Monday night on Bravo's Watch What Happens Live. When asked what she thought of the golden-haired Republican presidential hopeful the talk show host said: 'I am not a fan'.

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  14. Ricki Lake takes pride in her work behind the lens on women's healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Ricki Lake has gone from the lead in the 1988 cult-favorite film "Hairspray" to roles in movies and television, including "Cry-Baby," "China Beach" and "The King of Queens," and stints as a talk-show host. But perhaps the role she has worked hardest at is her current one: advocate for women's health.

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  15. Hot Ticket: Theatre Under the Stars at Malkin Bowl in Stanley ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... is the unforgettable central character in Hairspray - a musical that began as an oddball 1988 film starring Ricki Lake, Divine, Debbie Harry and Sonny Bono, and went on to become a Tony-winning Broadway show and a 2007 film starring John Travolta, ...

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  16. gDiapers cracks Asian market with launch in South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... anniversary celebration that includes an event today from 1 to 3 p.m. at Irving Park. Former talk show hostess Ricki Lake , who produced a film, "The Business of Being Born," headlines the anniversary celebration. Graham-Nye said its new partners in ...

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  17. Los Gatos, Saratoga: South Bay Musical Theatre presents Tony Award-winning musical, 'Hairspray'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Los Gatos Weekly-Times

    ... 2,500 performances and winning eight Tony Awards. The musical is based on John Waters' 1988 movie, which starred Ricki Lake. "It's got two elements. You can sit back and look at it like it's a fun dance show, and it is, and there's great music, but ...

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  18. The Q Filmcast: Cecil B. Demented, Segment 1Read the original story

    May 17, 2015 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... a major big-budget sequel. The movie also has a plethora of cameos and "Wow, that guy!" cast sneakers - such as Ricki Lake, Kevin Nealon, Eric Roberts, Patty Hearst, and Rosanne Barr... We wrap it all up with our Top 3 Directors we'd "Honor with a ...

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