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Crystal, Franklin in talks for ‘Hairspray’

Billy Crystal, now starring on Broadway in his autobiographical “700 Sundays,” is in talks to play Wilbur Turnblad in New Line’s film of “Hairspray.” Aretha Franklin is negotiating to play Motormouth Maybelle, the owner of an R&B record shop.

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