John Waters

author, 'Role Models'

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Filmmaker and author; former host of The Spirit Awards and himself a Spirit Award nominee

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Celebrate a John Waters Christmas on Morning Becomes Eclectic.Click HERE to Watch Video!

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Celebrate a John Waters Christmas on Morning Becomes Eclectic.Click HERE to Watch Video!

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