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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)
Edna Turnblad: No one is auditioning for anything in this household!
Tracy Turnblad: But why not? Why not?
Edna Turnblad: Dancing is not your future. One day, you're going to own Edna's Occidental Laundry.
Tracy Turnblad: I don't want to be a laundress. I want to be famous.
Edna Turnblad: If you want to be famous, learn how to take blood out of car upholstery. That's a skill you can take right to the bank.
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