The musical takes place in 1962 Baltimore, where teenager Tracy Turnblad’s dream is to dance on The Corny Collins Show, a local TV program. When, against all odds, Tracy (Baillio) wins a role on the show, she becomes a celebrity overnight and meets a colorful array of characters.
Julianne Hough and brother Derek lead the way during their hike on Saturday afternoon (August 13) in Los Angeles.
The two siblings hosted the newest Move Interactive event which led the group up Fryman Canyon.
“We had such a fun #moveinteractive today! From the couple that came from Brazil to San Diego and took a grey hound bus up to LA to be with us, to Bella and her family that have been to every MOVE interactive and has made this a special thing to do together as a family,” Julianne wrote on Instagram afterwards.
She continued, “To our repeat Move Ambassadors to our first timers like the next Olympic Gymnast @vahik5 in the front row right there! It doesn’t matter who you are or where you come from, how old or young, what nationality or religious belief, everyone is welcome to join our growing community and MOVEment! We love you guys so much… Until the next one!!! All my love, light and Joy Jules xoxo.”
Derek Hough tries out his hand at ping pong during Clayton Kershaw’s 4th Annual Ping Pong 4 Purpose Celebrity Tournament held at Dodger Stadium on Thursday (August 11) in Los Angeles.
The 31-year-old actor stepped out to raise monies for two of Kershaw’s Challenge’s marquee partners, Dream Center LA and CURE International and honored Dennis Gilbert with the 2016 Kershaw’s Challenge Impact Award.
Speaking with ET recently, Derek opened up about Hairspray Live!
“Grease definitely raised the bar as far as the way it was shot and the way it was done,” he shared. “And for this musical, it kind of lends itself to that similar style, I suppose.”
Derek added, “We have a great team, amazing directors, amazing camera operators. They’re actually building a studio for us just for this. It’s pretty incredible.”
Derek is also pictured heading to lunch earlier in the day in Los Angeles.
Derek Hough rocks longer hair these days while walking to grab some dinner on Wednesday (August 10) in West Hollywood, Calif.
The Dancing With the Stars pro was joined for the meal by his sister Julianne.
“#Tbt to my 2 Olympic champion dance partners!!! Incredible athletes and beautiful human beings. I love this photo. So thankful to have worked with you both. Let’s go team USA !! @shawnjohnson @nastialiukin #teamShawnough #teamHoughkin,” Derek recently wrote on Instagram.
Also pictured below: Derek stopping by Earthbar for a smoothie the day before.
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The new Tracy Turnblad, newcomer Maddie Baillio, poses for a photo with Derek Hough and Kristin Chenoweth at the press day for NBCUniversal during the 2016 Summer TCA Tour held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Tuesday (August 2) in Beverly Hills, Calif.
The three actors were joined at the event by their Hairspray Live co-stars Jennifer Hudson and Harvey Fierstein to chat about the upcoming live production. The cast kicked off rehearsals this week!
During the panel, it was revealed that two original songs written for the musical movie version of Hairspray will be added into the production. Also, unlike previous NBC productions, the action will move outside of the soundstage when the scene calls for the characters to go outdoors.
The 31-year-old dancer and choreographer and his girlfriend followed up breakfast with a trip to the farmer’s market where the cute couple was spotted laughing as they picked out fruits and vegetables.
The night before, Derek was out having fun with the other leading ladies in his life. Derek was joined by mom Mari Anne and sisters Julianne, Katherine, and Sharee for a night of family fun while checking out a band perform.
“Love these women of mine. Missing @marabethpoole in this photo. #family #crazy #theBest #passionate #surroundedbyestrogen,” Derek captioned the below picture.