How old was Allison Janney in the movie Hairspray?

Allison Janney was 46 in Hairspray when she played the character 'Prudy Pringleton'.

That was over 16 years ago in 2007.

Today she is 63, and has starred in 96 movies in total, 52 of those since Hairspray was released.

How old do you think she looks in the movie?

In Hairspray, I think Allison Janney looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Adam Shankman has worked with Allison Janney just once in her career.
  • Allison Janney's first movie was as 'Miss Penny' in Who Shot Patakango?, released in 1989 when she was 28
  • Hairspray scores 6.67 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of Hairspray

Allison Janney's other movies