What Happened To Your Favorite Stars of the 80s!
It’s been over thirty years since they first shone on our screens, let’s take a moment to remember the Preppie Pin Ups (who were secretly worshipped by both the freaks and the geeks). Some of these actresses are still around, but with radically different images. Think Diane Lane, Demi Moore, Michelle Pfeiffer, Jennifer Connelly, Julia Roberts, Jennifer Jason Leigh and much more.
No-one can deny that the 80s brought us some of the most iconic movies of all time. From the music to the fashion to the risqué story lines, many 80s movie stars had that much of a big break, they’re still making it big in Hollywood today.
So, if you want to find out where the stars of Top Gun, The Breakfast Club, Footloose and many others are in 2017, check out this gallery of acting legends…
Phoebe Cates Then
Phoebe impressed with her topless appearance in Fast Times At Ridgemont High which made her an iconic ’80s film girl who everybody crushed over. She did appear in a few more family-friendly shows such as the Gremlins.
Phoebe Cates Now
Phoebe retired from acting in 2001 with her last film being The Anniversary Party. She is married to Kevin Kline!
Molly Ringwald – The Breakfast Club, Sixteen Candles, Pretty In Pink
Iconic brat pack girl, Molly was every girls inspiration and every boys dream date in the 80s – she was on fire! Apparently the star even turned down roles in Pretty Woman and Ghost – two more iconic movies she could have put to her name.
Molly Ringwald Now
Nowadays, Molly has moved to the TV screen – she starred as the mother of a 16-year-old pregnant daughter in The Secret Life Of An American Teenager from 2008-2013.