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EXCLUSIVE! New Details About The Original Tracy Turnblads Joining The Cast Of Hairspray Live! — Marissa Jaret Winokur Dishes Cameo Deets!

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As if we weren't already excited for Hairspray Live!, we now have two more reasons to be super stoked!

Original Tracy Turnblads Ricki Lake and Marissa Jaret Winokur will be gracing the world with their presence in NBC's live musical, which will totally bring the new adaptation full circle!

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For those of you who may not remember, Miz Lake portrayed the leading lady in John Waters' 1988 film, while Marissa took on the larger-than-life role in the original Broadway cast alongside Harvey Fierstein, who is reprising his role as Edna for the upcoming broadcast.

And, Miz Winokur is dishing exclusive deets to us about the lovely ladies' cameos in the Maddie Baillio-led remake!

The 43-year-old explained that her former costar had been working to come up with a fun part for the actresses, but the Fever Pitch alum confessed that she and the former talk show host were just thrilled to be included, saying:

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Ricki Lake, Marissa Jaret Winokur, & Maddie Baillio Candidly Talk About Hairspray & What It's Like To Be Plus-Size In Hollywood!

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With NBC's live production of Hairspray drawing closer, we can't help but think of all the incredible women who've starred in the lead role over the years.

As you may recall, Ricki Lake made the character Tracy Turnblad famous in John Waters' 1988 hit film Hairspray. Marissa Jaret Winokur would then go onto win a Tony for the same role in the Broadway adaptation of flick. Now Maddie Baillio is taking the reigns as the plus-size optimist for the highly anticipated televised production. So it's safe to say the pressure is on — especially since so many young girls look up to Tracy!

Video: The Hairspray Live! Cast Just Killed The Mannequin Challenge

However, prior to her Hairspray fame, Miz Lake didn't ever think she'd get the chance to play a show stopping lead. In a sitdown with the others (named above), the 48-year-old recalled to People:

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RuPaul's Drag Race Gets A Premiere Date, Two New Judges, And A Gaggle Of Celebrity Guest Stars! See The Season 7 Trailer HERE!

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RuPaul's Drag Race is racing back to TV on March 2! And the LOGO hit has a LOT of passengers!

First, two very familiar faces are joining the show as permanent judges: Chelsea Lately's Ross Mathews and Queer Eye's Carson Kressley!

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But there will also be guest judges. Oh BOY will there be guest judges!

Confirmed celeb sit-ins include Ariana Grande, Jessica Alba, Demi Lovato, John Waters, Kat Dennings, Kathy Griffin, Olivia Newton-John, Alyssa Milano, Jordin Sparks, and Mel B.

See the brand new trailer (below)!

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John Waters Wants You To Have Sex In A Voting Booth

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Cult film icon John Waters is getting political for the 2012 elections.

The Baltimore native teamed up with Milkcrate's Aaron LaCrate to design a campaign button t-shirt that promotes having sex in a voting booth.

The tees are $35, but remember to practice safe voting and wear a condom.

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Ricki Lake Teaches Derek Hough Hairspray Dance Moves

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As cheesy as these dance moves are, we actually hope the Dancing With The Stars pair find a way to incorporate them into a routine!

Ricki Lake posted this behind the scenes video of a rehearsal with her DWTS partner Derek Hough. In the midst of goofing around, she teaches Derek a few moves she remembers from her days playing Tracy Turnblad in the John Waters classic, Hairspray.

Sure, they're simple and dated, but we think the throwback to her iconic role would impress judges (if done well, at least).

Check out the video above and let us know if U think Ricki stands a chance to be this season's best below!

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