Teen queen Amanda Bynes has been added to the cast of movie musical HAIRSPRAY, taking over the role Leslie Ann Powers played in the 1988 John Waters original. As perky PENNY PINGLETON, Bynes joins an all-star cast featuring Billy Crystal, Queen Latifah and John Travolta, who will bend genders as the colourful EDNA TURNBLAD. The film is scheduled to begin shooting later this year (06) for a potential summer 2007 release.