August 3, 2016 at 1:02 pm EDT | by Mariah Cooper
Sean Hayes, Rosie O’Donnell join ‘Hairspray Live!’ cast
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Sean Hayes and Rosie O’Donnell are the latest additions to the cast of “Hairspray Live!,” Deadline reports.

Hayes will play Mr. Pinky, shop owner of Mr. Pinky’s Hefty Hideaway, and O’Donnell will portray a gym teacher.

The pair joins an already star-studded cast of Ariana Grande as Penny, Jennifer Hudson as Motormouth Maybelle, Derek Hough as Corny Collins, Martin Short as Wilbur, Dove Cameron as Amber, Garrett Clayton as Link and Kristin Chenoweth as Velma Von Tussle.

Newcomer Maddie Baillio will play the main role of Tracy Turnblad. Harvey Fierstein returns to reprise his role as Edna Turnblad.

“Hairspray Live!” is scheduled to air Dec. 7 on NBC.

 

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