News! Michelle Pfeiffer cast in the new ‘Hairspray’ had this to report:
“New Line has found its Hairspray villain, setting Michelle Pfeiffer
to play Velma von Tussel, the former Miss Baltimore Crabs beauty
queen-turned-bitter Baltimore TV station owner.”

Michelle PfeifferBy the way , this is the role originated by Debbie Harry of the famous rock group Blondie in the original 1988 Jon Waters film.  Here are a few links with the big news!