Hit musical HAIRSPRAY is heading back to the big screen, where it first debuted as a camp project starring Ricki Lake and DIVINE.

The new movie will be produced by the mastermind behind hit stage show Chicago, FRAN WEISSLER.

And TONY AWARD winner Harvey Fierstein is expected to reprise his Broadway, New York, role as EDNA TURNBLAD - the part played by Divine in the 1988 John Waters movie.

30/11/2004 09:32