15 Dec 2016

Jennifer Hudson talks future collaboration with Ariana Grande

Hairspray Live wasn’t the last time we’ll be hearing Jennifer Hudson and Ariana Grande singing together. Hudson tells E! News they’re likely to cut a song together, as an article was posted on December 13th. “We fell in love with each other so I think that will definitely happen,” the Oscar winner said yesterday while promoting

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08 Dec 2016

Videos + photos of the whole Hairspray Live! show

On December 7th, after a very long wait,  Hairspray Live! has aired on NBC! The musical stars Ariana, who took the role of Penny Pingleton, including Jennifer Hudson, Dove Cameron, Harvey Fierstein, Martin Short and Derek Houg! Ariana performed the songs “Mama I’m a Big Girl Now“, with Maddie Baillio, Dove Cameron, Harvey Fierstein, Andrea Martin &

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08 Dec 2016

Harvey Fierstein on working with Ariana Grande in Hairspray Live!

On December 6th, Harvey Fierstein talked with Gay Times Magazine on working with Ariana Grande and donning the heels again for Hairspray Live. Creator of the musical and starring as Edna Turnblad — mother of Tracy — in the NBC live broadcast, Harvey has moved from writing the story on

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02 Dec 2016

LISTEN: Hairspray Live! Soundtrack

On December 3rd, the Hairspray Live! (Original Soundtrack of the NBC Television Event) has officially released! Check out the songs below, including the 4 songs that Ariana is featured on: Mama I’m a Big Girl Now – with Maddie Baillio, Dove Cameron, Harvey Fierstein, Andrea Martin & Kristin Chenoweth Without Love – with Garrett Clayton, Maddie

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29 Nov 2016

Hairspray Live! cast interviewed on The TODAY Show

On November 28th, the interview of Hairspray Live! with The TODAY Show aired, which was from the Hairspray Live! Press Junket on November 16th. NBC’s Joe Fryer sits down with the vibrant stars of the upcoming live television production “Hairspray Live!”. Hudson reflects on the show’s journey from cult-classic movie to Tony-winning Broadway

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24 Nov 2016

Hairspray Live! performs ‘You Can’t Stop The Beat’ at Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade

On November 24th, the cast of Hairspray Live! share in the festive cheer as they perform for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Watch the cast perform You Can’t Stop The Beat in this sneak peek below!

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17 Nov 2016

Ariana Grande attends NBC’s ‘Hairspray Live!’ press junket

On November 16th, Ariana Grande attends the press junket for NBC’s ‘Hairspray Live!’ at NBC Universal Lot in Universal City, California. Check out the UHQ photos and videos below! Arrivals Backstage

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05 Nov 2016

VIDEO: Ariana Grande & Hairspray Live cast behind the scenes

On November 3rd, the Hairspray Live! Twitter account posted a Meet the Cast video, and Ariana is featured in it. Check out the behind the scenes footage below! Hairspray Live! is an upcoming live musical adaptation of the 2002 Broadway musical Hairspray, which in turn is based on the 1988 film of the same name. It is

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20 Oct 2016

PHOTOS: Ariana Grande & the casts’ outtakes for Hairspray Live!

The first photos of Ariana Grande as Penny Pingleton have surfaced the internet, including a full cast photo for the upcoming musical Hairspray Live! Check out the photos below! Hairspray Live! is an upcoming live musical adaptation of the 2002 Broadway musical Hairspray, which in turn is based on the 1988 film of the same

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02 Oct 2016

Ariana Grande talks going country with Entertainment Tonight

On September 26th, an interview of Ariana and Elvis Duran was posted for Entertainment Tonight as the 23-year-old pop star appeared to have Nashville on the brain at the iHeartRadio Fest in Las Vegas over the weekend, opening up to Elvis of New York’s Z100 Morning Show about her career ambitions. “My

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10 Sep 2016

Ariana Grande performs on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (09/08)

On September 8th, Ariana Grande gave a subdued, solo performance of her new single “Side to Side” featuring Nicki Minaj on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon. When she reached Minaj’s verse, the singer showed off her own rapping skills whole rhyming out her frequent collaborator’s part. Grande announced her upcoming Dangerous Woman

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04 Aug 2016

PHOTOS: Ariana Grande at the 2016 Television Critics Association Summer Tour

On August 2nd, Ariana Grande spoke onstage at the ‘Hairspray Live!’ panel discussion during the NBCUniversal portion of the 2016 Television Critics Association Summer Tour at The Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. Check out the UHQ photos below! TCA Summer Tour Appearance Outside Whole Foods

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07 Jul 2016

Ariana Grande to play the role of Penny in Hairspray Live!

Ariana Grande is now a checkerboard chick. On July 7th, the Grammy-winning singer-actress has joined the cast of NBC’s Hairspray Live!, she announced on Twitter, and will play the role of Penny Pingleton. “Penny has been a dream role since Hairspray opened on Broadway,” tweeted Grande of playing Tracy Turnblad’s incorrigible best friend, a role played

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