Playing Edna Turnblad in the national touring company of the musical adaptation of Hairspray
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5' 7" (1.7 m)
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"Musicals have clearly gotten more physical. You never saw Ethel Merman
doing step aerobics. The real culprit in all this is not even the costume designer but the choreographer, that malicious spawn of Gwen Verdon
and Satan." -- commenting on his strenuous undertaking in the tour of "Hairspray".
Hefty, quipping, American gag writer who turned celebrity after becoming a wisecracking regular on the revamped Hollywood Squares
(1998) game show (located next to Whoopi Goldberg
in the left-center square).
Wild, blonde-gray locks, thick red glasses and gay-suggestive tee-shirts