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zaf tig

  • s  (of a female body) healthily plump and vigorous;

  • Travolta, walking in the pumps of Divine in the earlier film and Harvey Fierstein on Broadway, plays Edna Turnblad, the beyond-zaftig Baltimore mom of a '60s teenage girl who .
  • Hairspray revolves around a zaftig high school dance whiz who fights for racial integration and fat-girl power in 1962 Baltimore.
  • Her first film as writer-director, "A Real Young Girl," in 1976, showing a zaftig 14-year-old's lurid erotic fantasies, was denied release for 24 years.

  • Scarlett Johansson in Fametastic
    Woody, who directed Scarlett in Match Point described Scarlett as "criminally sexy", adding: "While she is a much stronger actress in every way, there is a tiny bit of Marilyn Monroe in her zaftig humidity."

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