Willowdean ('Dumplin'), the plus-size teenage daughter of a former beauty queen, signs up for her mom's Miss Teen Bluebonnet pageant as a protest that escalates when other contestants follow her footsteps, revolutionizing the pageant and their small Texas town.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
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Dove Cameron (Bekah) and Maddie Baillio (Millie) both started in Hairspray Live! See more
At the finale they announce that it is a sold out show. It is here where Millie's mom discovers she is entered into the pageant. Her mom decides to stay and somehow manages to get a seat. See more
Callie is doing the pageant this year. Will's mom is the pageant director. She was Miss Teen Bluebonnet in 1991.
Rosie Dickson's your mom? Really?
Far as I know.
Hey, maybe sometime Elle Belle and I could come over and I could ask your mom some questions about the pageant. You know, just casually.
Well, unfortunately, my mom's not home all that much. She's either at pageant meetings or at the nursing home wiping old peoples' butts. It's what happens to a lot of ex-beauty queens.
Referenced in 75th Golden Globe Awards
Performed by Melanie Fontana
Written by Michèle Vice-Maslin
and Ivo Moring
Courtesy of Crucial Music Corporation See more