Dick Latessa, Prolific Broadway Vet and Hairspray Tony Winner, Dies at 87
Latessa received his Tony Award at the age of 74.
Harvey Fierstein and Jennifer Hudson to Headline NBC's Hairspray Live!
By David Gordon
Fierstein returns to the musical that won him a Tony Award.
Hairspray Live Sets Air Date; Original Broadway Creative Team Members Sign On
NBC will produce the live TV event.
Sierra Boggess, Tony Winner Dick Latessa, and Matt Bogart to Perform Wallenberg Readings
The musical is written by Laurence Holzman and Felicia Needleman, with music by Benjamin Rosenbluth.