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Edna Turnblad (Character)
from Hairspray (1988)

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Tracy's kind, plus-sized mother. Edna runs a laundry business out of her home... See more »

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  1. Hairspray (2007) Played by John Travolta

  2. Hairspray (1988) Played by Divine

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From Hairspray (2007)
Amber von Tussel: [on the phone with Edna, disguising her voice] My name is Mike.
Edna Turnblad: [off-camera] Mike?
Amber von Tussel: Yes, Mike.
Edna Turnblad: Mike who?
Amber von Tussel: [slips back into her normal voice] It's MIKE!
[catches herself, coughs]
Amber von Tussel: Anyway... I'm calling because I have some information about your daughter's whereabouts.
Edna Turnblad: What?
Amber von Tussel: Right now, as we speak, your daughter has entered a hotbed of moral... turpentine.
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