PHOTO CALL: McKean Joins Hairspray; Fierstein, Feldshuh Wish Him Well at Reception

News   PHOTO CALL: McKean Joins Hairspray; Fierstein, Feldshuh Wish Him Well at Reception Popular comedic film actor Michael McKean (A Mighty Wind, This is Spinal Tap), who replaced original star Harvey Fierstein as Edna Turnblad in Hairspray recently, was celebrated at a reception on June 22.

Jerry Mitchell (left) and Harvey Fierstein
Jerry Mitchell (left) and Harvey Fierstein

The Palm Restaurant on West 50th Street hosted the event, which was attended by Fierstein, Tovah Feldshuh, and choreographer Jerry Mitchell, as well as others associated with the smash hit production.

Photos are by Aubrey Reuben

Havery Fierstein, Tovah Feldshuh, and Michael McKean
Havery Fierstein, Tovah Feldshuh, and Michael McKean