Jennifer Hudson Wows’ in ‘Hairspray Live’ Teaser


First Look: Jennifer Hudson in Hairspray Live

NBC has just released a new trailer for their upcoming musical Hairspray Live!. The 2-hour extravaganza stars Academy Award-winning singer/actress Jennifer Hudson, Broadway veteran Kristin Chenoweth, and newcomer Maddie Baillio. The latest teaser features Jennifer singing I Know Where I’ve Been and was unveiled earlier today, along with an official air date of December 7th.

NBC has recently struck ratings gold with a series of musicals, including The Sound of Music Live! in 2013, Peter Pan Live! in 2014 and The Wiz Live! in 2015.

As for Jennifer, fans of the multi-talented diva can look forward to seeing her in two upcoming films: Monster, which co-stars Nas and A$AP Rocky, and Sandy Wexler, an original Netflix production, which co-stars comedian Adam Sandler.