She reaches out to Russ, the dashing, closeted protagonist, not to blackmail him, as he originally thinks, but to offer him a safe space.She’s the leader of the club and does her best to include and protect the members.Unfortunately, for us and for her, the timing put us behind schedule, and the two of us agreed this was for the good of the show.I will always love and admire Nikki and what she represents, and I really hope we can work together on something in the future." “ is the first script in a long time that reached out and grabbed me by the heart," Blonsky said.HAIRSPRAY actress Nikki Blonsky is gonna’ put a ring on it, announcing her TOP SECRET engagement to boyfriend Christopher Salute.Kicking off the start to 2016 in the most romantic way imaginable, the 27-year-old star revealed boyfriend Salute proposed on New Year’s Eve, and she of course replied with a massive YES. “Next thing I know, I was serving ice cream to New Line executives without knowing it,” she says.“They turned on a laptop at a table and [a video clip of director] Adam Shankman came on saying, ‘I think you should make yourself a big ice-cream cone because you're going to be playing Tracy Turnblad in the new article about ice-skating star Sarah Hughes, in which a 13-year-old Blonsky effuses about the hometown ice-skating hero (they're both from Great Neck): "She's so young and she's so talented," said Nikki Blonsky, 13, of Great Neck.
I feel like she’s really the driving force behind it. Even my character: I’m not the typical smart Asian.
About guys using the word “curvy” :“It’s like, an excuse for men to like what they like.
It’s like they feel risqué or bad or naughty being with somebody my size. If you date me, you’re going to get a lot more than you bargained for.
Keeping mum about the news until now, Blonsky made the announcement on Monday (February 15) through an adorable collage of snaps on Instagram.
And it looks like all the makings of a magical proposal, complete with red roses, champagne and a sparkling engagement ring.