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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) 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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 2007 Hairspray (musical play)
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 2007 The Roots of 'Hairspray' (Video documentary short)
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 2013 The 67th Annual Tony Awards (TV Movie documentary)
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Other Works:

Book: "Vertigo Park And Other Tall Tales'. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. ISBN-10: 0679400400; ISBN-13: 9780679400400 See more »

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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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He received his bachelor of arts degree from Harvard in 1976, where he was a member of the Harvard Lampoon. His twin brother also attended Harvard. See more »

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