Derek Hough in “Hairspray Live!” – Press Day – November 16, 2016 [PICTURES & PANELS]

On November 16, 2016, the cast and the crew of Hairspray Live! participated at a press day to promote the show. While the producers, directors and the crew took part at a long panel, the actors recorded an interview with Today Show that aired few days later, on November 28, 2016.

Below you can find pictures of the day, as well as the full panel of the crew, the cast interview on Today Show and videos that were posted on social media during the day. For the cast & crew interviews with media on the red carpet, you can click here.
For everything around Hairspray Live! you can check our main page.



  • Full Panel: Moderator – Dave Karger
    Upper row from left to right: Derek McLane, Harvey Fierstein, Jerry Mitchell and Mary Vogt
    Down row from left to right: Kenny Leon, Graig Zadan, Neil Meron and Alex Rudzinski

  • Today Show interview with the cast


  • Social media