Paul Vogt and Jere Burns to Join Broadway Cast of Hairspray
Vogt, who starred for several seasons on the hit television series Mad TV, performed the role of Edna at the North Shore Music Theatre in Boston and replaced Harvey Fierstein in the show's Las Vegas production. His regional theater credits include Assassins, Much Ado About Nothing, Hamlet, and Greater Tuna.
Burns most recently appeared on Broadway in After the Night and the Music; his other stage credits include Don Juan, Egyptology, and True West. He is best known for his portrayal of Kirk Morris on the hit TV series Dear John, and he was also a series regular on Max Headroom, Good Morning Miami, and Help Me Help You.