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Hairspray (2007)

Michelle Pfeiffer as "Velma Von Tussle"

In 1960s Baltimore, dance-loving teen Tracy Turnblad (Nikki Blonsky) auditions for a spot on "The Corny Collins Show" and wins. She becomes an overnight celebrity, a trendsetter in dance, fun and fashion. Perhaps her new status as a teen sensation is enough to topple Corny's reigning dance queen and bring racial integration to the show.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2007) Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture

Michelle Pfeiffer in the news

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'Scarface': 25 Things You Didn't Know About Al Pacino's Classic Crime Drama

Posted by
Gary Susman on Dec 9th 2013, 7:30AM

Dec 9th 2013, 7:30AM

Michelle Pfeiffer Was in a Money-Sapping, Diet-Driven Cult

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Nov 4th 2013, 9:30AM

Nov 4th 2013, 9:30AM

Michelle Pfeiffer: 20 Things You (Probably) Didn't Know About 'The Family' Star

Posted by
Erin Whitney on Sep 13th 2013, 11:00AM

Sep 13th 2013, 11:00AM

'The Family' Review: 10 Things to Know About the Mob Flick

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Sep 12th 2013, 10:30AM

Sep 12th 2013, 10:30AM

Mob Movie Mistakes: 7 Mafia Mess-Ups (PHOTOS)

Posted by
Erin Whitney on Sep 12th 2013, 7:00AM

Sep 12th 2013, 7:00AM

'The Family' World Premiere: Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer Celebrate Mob Movie in New York (PHOTOS)

Posted by
Erin Whitney on Sep 11th 2013, 11:30AM

Sep 11th 2013, 11:30AM

Michelle Pfeiffer on 'The Family' and Wanting to Play a Character Like Jack Bauer

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Sep 9th 2013, 8:00AM

Sep 9th 2013, 8:00AM

'The Family' Exclusive Clip: Michelle Pfeiffer Talks Sex (VIDEO)

Posted by
Chris Jancelewicz on Sep 3rd 2013, 3:20PM

Sep 3rd 2013, 3:20PM

'The Family' Exclusive Preview: Michelle Pfeiffer and Dianna Agron Talk Sex (VIDEO)

Posted by
Dana Taddeo on Sep 3rd 2013, 7:00AM

Sep 3rd 2013, 7:00AM

'The Family' International Trailer: Robert De Niro Isn't Your Typical Dad

Posted by
Kelly Woo on Jul 20th 2013, 6:00AM

Jul 20th 2013, 6:00AM

'The Family' Trailer: Robert De Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer Are Mobsters on the Run

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Jun 5th 2013, 7:48AM

Jun 5th 2013, 7:48AM

Popcorn Preview: Dark Shadows

Posted by
Leslie Sisman on May 15th 2012, 12:06PM

May 15th 2012, 12:06PM

Bursting at the Seams: 'New Year's Eve' and Other Movies With Too Many Stars

Posted by
Annette Bourdeau on Dec 8th 2011, 10:00AM

Dec 8th 2011, 10:00AM

Michele Pfeiffer Thinks Anne Hathaway is 'Going to be Great' As Catwoman

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Oct 18th 2011, 5:40PM

Oct 18th 2011, 5:40PM

Daniel Craig, Rachel Weisz and Other Co-Stars Who (Allegedly) Had Affairs on Set

Posted by
Eric Larnick on Sep 28th 2011, 11:00AM

Sep 28th 2011, 11:00AM

Tim Burton & Johnny Depp's 'Dark Shadows' Lands Prime Summer Release Date

Posted by
John Mitchell on May 13th 2011, 6:30AM

May 13th 2011, 6:30AM

Casting Catwoman: How Will Anne Hathaway Compare to Pfeiffer and Berry?

Posted by
Laura Prudom on Jan 19th 2011, 11:42AM

Jan 19th 2011, 11:42AM

Movie News Quick Hits: Real Life Disney Princesses, S.W.A.T. Sequel and More

Posted by
Peter Hall on Jan 11th 2011, 11:30AM

Jan 11th 2011, 11:30AM

Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer, Hilary Swank, Ashton Kutcher Make Dates for 'New Year's Eve'

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on Nov 8th 2010, 5:00PM

Nov 8th 2010, 5:00PM

Defending Bad Movies: Grease 2

Posted by
Perri Nemiroff on Aug 24th 2010, 8:15AM

Aug 24th 2010, 8:15AM

The Sexiest Sci-Fi Costumes of all Time (VIDEO)

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Jun 27th 2010, 1:35PM

Jun 27th 2010, 1:35PM

'Hurt Locker' Is Night's Big Winner, Earning Six Awards Including Best Picture, Director

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Mar 7th 2010, 6:59PM

Mar 7th 2010, 6:59PM

Interview: 'Cheri' Director Stephen Frears

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Jun 26th 2009, 5:02PM

Jun 26th 2009, 5:02PM

Scenes We Love: Ladyhawke

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Jun 26th 2009, 4:02PM

Jun 26th 2009, 4:02PM

Review: Cheri

Posted by
Jeffrey M. Anderson on Jun 26th 2009, 3:02PM

Jun 26th 2009, 3:02PM

Michelle Pfeiffer Interview for 'Cheri'

Posted by
Kevin Polowy on Jun 24th 2009, 2:00AM

Jun 24th 2009, 2:00AM

Friday Night Double Feature: That Other High School Musical Series

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Mar 21st 2008, 5:02PM

Mar 21st 2008, 5:02PM

Rupert Friend and Kathy Bates Join 'Cheri'

Posted by
Jessica Barnes on Mar 17th 2008, 5:32PM

Mar 17th 2008, 5:32PM

Michelle Pfeiffer to Star in 'Cheri'

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Feb 11th 2008, 6:32AM

Feb 11th 2008, 6:32AM

Is Michelle Pfeiffer Getting 'Personal' with Ashton Kutcher?

Posted by
Jessica Barnes on Nov 7th 2007, 12:32PM

Nov 7th 2007, 12:32PM

They're Remaking 'Grease' ... with Jessica Simpson?!

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Nov 1st 2007, 11:32AM

Nov 1st 2007, 11:32AM

Jeffrey M. Anderson's 400 Screens, 400 Blows - Early Kudos

Posted by
Jeffrey M. Anderson on Oct 25th 2007, 8:05AM

Oct 25th 2007, 8:05AM

Review: Stardust

Posted by
Kevin Kelly on Aug 10th 2007, 6:02AM

Aug 10th 2007, 6:02AM

Michelle Pfeiffer Gets a Star of Fame

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Aug 8th 2007, 2:32PM

Aug 8th 2007, 2:32PM

Three New Clips from 'Stardust' Online

Posted by
Jessica Barnes on Jun 10th 2007, 11:31AM

Jun 10th 2007, 11:31AM

Early 'Hairspray' Review Says Audiences Will Go Wild With Cheers and Whistles

Posted by
Erik Davis on Jun 1st 2007, 2:02PM

Jun 1st 2007, 2:02PM

'Hairspray' Character Posters: Exclusive First Look

Posted by
Tommy DiChiara on May 8th 2007, 2:31PM

May 8th 2007, 2:31PM

'Stardust' Poster Features Everyone -- Except Sienna Miller?

Posted by
Jessica Barnes on May 8th 2007, 7:31AM

May 8th 2007, 7:31AM

Brace Yourself: 'Hairspray' Trailer is Online

Posted by
Scott Weinberg on Apr 19th 2007, 10:31AM

Apr 19th 2007, 10:31AM

Paramount Pictures Releases Summer 2007 Preview

Posted by
Ryan Stewart on Apr 12th 2007, 1:01PM

Apr 12th 2007, 1:01PM

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