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Maddie Baillio

 

Bio:
Maddie Baillio starred as Tracy Turnblad in the NBC production of Hairspray Live! She also appeared in the Netflix film Dumplin'. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Motion Picture]
NBC Live Televised Production, 2016
Tracy Turnblad

Photos

Charlotte Spencer, Idina Menzel and Maddie Baillio Photo

Charlotte Spencer, Idina Menzel and Maddie Baillio

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08/31/2021
Charlotte Spencer, Idina Menzel and Maddie Baillio Photo

Charlotte Spencer, Idina Menzel and Maddie Baillio

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08/31/2021
Camila Cabello, Charlotte Spencer, Idina Menzel and Maddie Baillio Photo

Camila Cabello, Charlotte Spencer, Idina Menzel and Maddie Baillio

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08/31/2021
Maddie Baillio Photo

Maddie Baillio

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09/26/2018
Maddie Baillio Photo

Maddie Baillio

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09/26/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Motion Picture]
NBC Live Televised Production, 2016
Tracy Turnblad

Maddie Baillio Biography

Maddie Baillio starred as Tracy Turnblad in the NBC production of Hairspray Live! She also appeared in the Netflix film Dumplin'.




Maddie Baillio News

SMASH: THE MUSICAL Has First Reading; Teases Future Broadway Run Photo SMASH: THE MUSICAL Has First Reading; Teases Future Broadway Run
by Marissa Tomeo - May 22, 2022

Today, composer Marc Shaiman shared via Facebook post that the first reading of 'SMASH- The Musical' took place on Friday, May 20th. The musical is centered around the hit NBC television show, which has a successful two season run back in 2012. 

YENTL, HAIRSPRAY LIVE! & More is Coming to BroadwayHD for Women's History Month Photo YENTL, HAIRSPRAY LIVE! & More is Coming to BroadwayHD for Women's History Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 28, 2022

 In honor of Women’s History Month, BroadwayHD is celebrating some of Broadway’s iconic female characters with new titles coming to the platform including Yentl from Yentl, Mrs. Lovett from Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, and Tracy from Hairspray Live!.

Jen Namoff Launches Namoff & Company - A Full-Service Talent Management & Production  Photo Jen Namoff Launches Namoff & Company - A Full-Service Talent Management & Production Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 11, 2022

 Jen Namoff, the industry veteran with more than 15 years of experience, today announced the formation of Namoff & Company, a bi-coastal, full-service Talent Management & Production Company representing clients across television, film, music, and theater. 

Great American Songbook Foundation Applications Open For Songbook Academy 2022 Photo Great American Songbook Foundation Applications Open For Songbook Academy 2022
by Stephi Wild - Dec 20, 2021

U.S. high school singers with interests in musical theater, jazz and classic popular music can apply now to experience a life-changing week of performances, pre-professional training and personal mentoring from Broadway stars and other arts and entertainment professionals.

Great American Songbook Foundation Applications Open For Songbook Academy 2022 Photo Great American Songbook Foundation Applications Open For Songbook Academy 2022
by Stephi Wild - Dec 17, 2021

U.S. high school singers with interests in musical theater, jazz and classic popular music can apply now to experience a life-changing week of performances, pre-professional training and personal mentoring from Broadway stars and other arts and entertainment professionals.

Great American Songbook Foundation Applications Open For Songbook Academy 2022 Photo Great American Songbook Foundation Applications Open For Songbook Academy 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 16, 2021

U.S. high school singers with interests in musical theater, jazz and classic popular music can apply now to experience a life-changing week of performances, pre-professional training and personal mentoring from Broadway stars and other arts and entertainment professionals.

PHOTOS: Get a First Look at Camila Cabello, Billy Porter, Idina Menzel, and More in C Photo PHOTOS: Get a First Look at Camila Cabello, Billy Porter, Idina Menzel, and More in CINDERELLA
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Aug 31, 2021

Cinderella is a musically-driven bold new take on the traditional story you grew up with. Our heroine (Cabello) is an ambitious young woman whose dreams are bigger than the world will allow, but with the help of her Fab G (Billy Porter), she is able to persevere and make her dreams come true.

VIDEO: Camila Cabello Performs 'Million to One' from CINDERELLA in New Music Video Photo VIDEO: Camila Cabello Performs 'Million to One' from CINDERELLA in New Music Video
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Aug 31, 2021

In a brand new music video, Camila Cabello performs Million to One from Amazon Prime's Cinderella. The film will be available to stream beginning Friday, September 3.

VIDEO: Billy Porter Performs 'Shining Star' as the Fab G in CINDERELLA Photo VIDEO: Billy Porter Performs 'Shining Star' as the Fab G in CINDERELLA
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Aug 26, 2021

Get a first look at Billy Porter as the Fab G for Camila Cabello's Cinderella in Amazon Prime's upcoming movie musical! In this new clip from the film that premieres September 3, Porter performs Shining Star by Earth, Wind & Fire. Check it out below! 

VIDEO: Watch Billy Porter and Camila Cabello in a New Clip from CINDERELLA! Photo VIDEO: Watch Billy Porter and Camila Cabello in a New Clip from CINDERELLA!
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Aug 26, 2021

She's going to the ball! Check out this new clip from the upcoming Cinderella movie musical starring Camila Cabello and Billy Porter below. The film was originally scheduled to hit theaters in June of 2021. It will now be released on September 3rd on Amazon Prime Video.

Maddie Baillio Videos

VIDEO: See Billy Porter, Idina Menzel & More in the Trailer for CINDERELLA! VideoVIDEO: See Billy Porter, Idina Menzel & More in the Trailer for CINDERELLA!
by Stage Tube - Aug 3, 2021

Watch the trailer for the brand new musical here, featuring Idina Menzel, Minnie Driver, Nicholas Galitzine, Billy Porter and Pierce Brosnan.

VIDEO: Idina Menzel, Billy Porter, & Camila Cabello Lead a Musical Teaser for CINDERE VideoVIDEO: Idina Menzel, Billy Porter, & Camila Cabello Lead a Musical Teaser for CINDERELLA!
by Stage Tube - Jun 30, 2021

Watch the trailer featuring Camilla Cabello as Cinderella with Tony winner Idina Menzel as the Evil Stepmother, Tony and Emmy winner Billy Porter as the Fairy Godmother, and Pierce Brosnan as the King.

Broadway Rewind: NBC Starts the Hunt for HAIRSRAY LIVE's Tracy Turnblad in 2016! VideoBroadway Rewind: NBC Starts the Hunt for HAIRSRAY LIVE's Tracy Turnblad in 2016!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 28, 2020

Today, we are rewinding back to 2016, when NBC first began the hunt for their leading lady, Tracy Turnblad- a part that would ultimately go to newcomer Maddie Baillio. One spring afternoon, hundreds of girls turned up for an open call  to show Telsey + Company what they could do. Watch as some of the ladies talk about why they showed up and hear from casting director Bernie Telsey himself!

VIDEO: Matt Bloyd Performs Scott Alan's 'Kiss the Air' VideoVIDEO: Matt Bloyd Performs Scott Alan's 'Kiss the Air'
by Stage Tube - Sep 6, 2018

Independent Recording Artist Matt Bloyd has recorded and released a video of songwriter Scott Alan's hit song Kiss the Air featuring the composer on keys. Watch the music video below!

VIDEO: Watch HAIRSPRAY Vet Maddie Baillio Belt Out MEAN GIRLS Anthem! VideoVIDEO: Watch HAIRSPRAY Vet Maddie Baillio Belt Out MEAN GIRLS Anthem!
by Stage Tube - Jun 20, 2018

It seems like just yesterday that Maddie Baillio was waking up in Baltimore as Tracy Turnblad in Hairspray Live. Now she's joined forces with Naarai and Jada Banks-Mace to cover a new anthem of Broadway. Watch as they perform 'I'd Rather Be Me' below!

VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Brings Down the House with Latest 'I Know Where I've Been'
by Stage Tube - Jun 10, 2017

Jennifer Hudson is once again taking the world by storm as she blows the roof off of venues with her rendition of 'I Know Where I've Been,' which she first performed as part of NBC's 'Hairspray Live!' This time she took the stage at an FYC event at the Television Academy, check out the video below!

Backstage with Richard Ridge: They Know Where They've Been- Kristin Chenoweth & Neil Meron Reminisce About HAIRSPRAY LIVE!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - May 26, 2017

Just a few months ago, Kristin Chenoweth was complaining about the new girl and singing about her time as Miss Baltimore Crabs as Velma Von Tussle in NBC's HAIRSPRAY LIVE! Now she has joined producer Neil Meron to reminisce about the experience with BroadwayWorld and SAG-AFTRA Foundation. Check out the full interview below!

VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Talks Taking on Empowering Role in HAIRSPRAY LIVE
by Stage Tube - May 20, 2017

Jennifer Hudson recently sat down with GoldDerby to have a conversation about what it was like taking on the iconic role of Motormouth Maybelle in NBC's Hairspray Live. Hudson describes the role as deeply empowering and very relevant to times today. She also touches on the difficulties in taking on a role that so many greats have played before her and how she brought her own experiences into the character. Check out the full interview for more.

Photo Flash: Jennifer Hudson and HAIRSPRAY LIVE! Cast Say 'Thank You' to Producers
by Ashlee Latimer - Dec 11, 2016

The gratitude and nostalgia run deep for the cast of Hairspray Live!, who are continuing to share their thoughts about the special experience on social media. Today, Jennifer Hudson (Motormouth Maybelle) posted an Instagram of her with the live musical's producers, Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, thanking them for believing in her and giving her an opportunity to be a part of Hairspray Live! On the heels of her post, we received a mega thank you photo of the entire cast and members of the creative team. One thing's for sure: we'll be feeling the beat from Hairspray Live! for some time to come!

VIDEO: Re-Live the Magic - Watch NBC's HAIRSPRAY LIVE! In Full Now!
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 8, 2016

Miss last night's live broadcast of HAIRSPRAY LIVE! on NBC or just need to re-live the magic all over again? Below, watch the musical in full!