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How old was John Travolta in Hairspray?

John Travolta was 52 in Hairspray when he played the character 'Edna Turnblad'.

That was over 12 years ago in 2007.

Today he is 65, and has starred in 82 movies in total, 22 since Hairspray was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

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Did you know?

Hairspray scores 6.5 out of 10 on The Movie Database.

John Travolta's first acting role was as 'Danny Zuko' in Grease, released in 1978 when he was 24.

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