Wednesday, December 7 on NBC (8-11 p.m. ET); Reprise telecast: Monday, December 26 (8-11 p.m. ET)
Mr. Pinky, "Hairspray Live!"
Sean Hayes is widely known as the sarcastic and hilarious Jack McFarland on NBC’s iconic sitcom “Will & Grace,” which ran for eight years (1998-2006) and won an Emmy Award as best comedy in 2000.
Hayes was raised in the Chicago suburb of Glen Ellyn, Ill. A talented musician, he supported himself as a classical pianist and performed in a pop band while attending Illinois State University, where he majored in performance and conducting. After his college experience, Hayes began working in the Chicago stage community, serving as the music director at the Pheasant Run Theater for a...