February 01, 2015
07 Apr 2014
John Pinette, who starred as Edna Turnblad in Hairspray on Broadway and on tour, died April 5 at the age of 50, ABC News reports.
His death was attributed to natural causes.
Mr. Pinette starred in the the stand-up specials "Show Me the Buffett," "I'm Starvin'!" and "Still Hungry."
He appeared in the TV shows "Vinnie & Bobby," "Parker Lewis Can't Lose" and the series finale of "Seinfeld."
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