Franklin Von Tussle is one of the two main antagonists of the 1988 film "Hairspray". He only appears in this version. He is the husband of Velma Von Tussle and the father of Amber Von Tussle. He's the one in charge of an amusement park called Tilted Acres, and intends to keep in business by keeping it segregated by race. He is portrayed by Sonny Bono.