- Director Adam Shankman
- Runtime 1 hour 57 minutes
- Genres Comedy, Romance, Drama
- Language English
When you follow your own beat, the world will follow you.
Pleasantly plump teenager Tracy Turnblad auditions to be on Baltimore's most popular dance show - The Corny Collins Show - and lands a prime spot. Through her newfound fame, she becomes determined to help her friends and end the racial segregation that has been a staple of the show.