Ricki Lake is a daytime tabloid talk show hosted by American actress Ricki Lake. The series debuted in syndication on September 13, and ended first-run episodes on May 21, , though the series continued in reruns through the summer until August 27, Created by: Garth Ancier, Gail Steinberg. Ricki Lake was Lake's first daytime talk show and at 24, she was the person at the time to host one (that record would later be broken by eight-year-old Philippine actress Ryzza Mae Dizon in ). The show specialized in topics involving invited guests and incorporated questions and comments from a studio audience. Watch Ricki Lake - Season 6, Episode - Stop Letting Your Man Pretend He’s Gay For The Pay!: To make a living and support their families, the male guests on today's "Ricki" show pretend to.
Ricki Pamela Lake born September 21,  is an American actress, television presenter and producer. Lake is best known for her lead role as Tracy Turnblad in the film Hairspray. She is also known for her talk show which was broadcast internationally from September until May Lake attended Ithaca College for one year. Lake made her film debut as Tracy Turnblad, the lead character in John Waters 's cult classic Hairspray. She starred in Mrs. Ricki lake show gay for pay guest-starred on television series including Drop Dead Diva and a voice role on King of the Hilland starred in the television movie Baby Cakes.