Hairspray Live! Doesn’t Have the Ratings Staying Power of The Wiz and Fox’s Grease

Numbers are even lower than Peter Pan's

The Hairspray Live! cast declared "You Can't Stop the Beat" during last night's live musical, but the audience didn't necessarily agree. The ratings for the telecast were down from last year's The Wiz Live! numbers, and they lagged behind Fox's Grease: Live earlier this year.

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