Pleasantly plump teenager Tracy Turnblad auditions to be on Baltimore's most popular dance show - The Corny Collins Show - and lands a prime spot. Through her newfound fame, she becomes determined to help her friends and end the racial segregation that has been a staple of the show.

  1. Adam Shankman


  2. Leslie Dixon


  3. John Waters


Top Billed Cast

  1. John Travolta

    John Travolta

    Edna Turnblad

  2. Michelle Pfeiffer

    Michelle Pfeiffer

    Velma Von Tussle

  3. Christopher Walken

    Christopher Walken

    Wilbur Turnblad

  4. James Marsden

    James Marsden

    Corny Collins

  5. Queen Latifah

    Queen Latifah

    Motormouth Maybelle

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Status Released

Release Information

  • July 13, 2007


    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 57m

Budget $50,000,000.00

Revenue $90,450,008.00



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