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Mark O'Donnell (I) (1954–2012)

Mark O'Donnell was born on July 19, 1954 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. He was a writer, known for Hairspray (2007), The 57th Annual Tony Awards (2003) and The Roots of 'Hairspray' (2007). He died on August 6, 2012 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 2007 Hairspray (musical play)
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 2007 The Roots of 'Hairspray' (Video documentary short)
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 2003 The 57th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Winner: Best Book of a Musical
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 2013 The 67th Annual Tony Awards (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Writer (In Memoriam)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "Let Nothing You Dismay". New York: Alfred A. Knopf. ISBN-10: 0375401032; ISBN-13: 9780375401039 See more »

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Personal Quote:

The structure I had in mind was: Girl does Mash Potato, girl charms Baltimore, girl integrates nation. My script was like a great Mad magazine article. (in a 2002 AP interview, describing the plot of "Hairspray")

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Won Broadway's 2003 Tony Award as Best Book (Musical) with collaborator Thomas Meehan for "Hairspray." See more »

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