Hairspray's Nikki Blonsky Gets Huge
Posted on Thu Mar 25, 2010 08:50 AM PDT

blonsky200.jpgLOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (X17online) - Nikki Blonsky is heading to the small screen for ABC's new series, Huge. Audiences first fell in love with the plus-sized actress when she starred in Hairspray opposite John Travolta and Michelle Pfeiffer.

The upcoming series has been described as a mix between Glee and Ugly Betty and will be centered around six teens and the staff at a weight-loss camp.

Starring alongside Blonsky is David Hasselhoff's daughter Hayley, who will play the skinny girl at camp who thinks she looks fat.

ABC has already ordered ten episodes of Huge and production will begin in April. The series will premiere at the end of June.