Molly Kathleen Ringwald was born on February 18, 1968 in Roseville, CA. If you grew up in the 80’s You couldn’t help but fall in love with Ringwald. She started her acting career at age 5 and never looked back. As a member of the Brat Pack Molly was in a big screen movie every year from 1982 to 1988 and was consistently in movies right up to the present day. She also appeared in many TV shows such as Different Strokes, The Facts of Life, and currently plays Mary Andrews on Riverdale.
Ringwald hit it big in the mid 80’s with landing 3 blockbuster films, Sixteen Candles 1984, The Breakfast Club 1985, and Pretty in Pink 1986. Three classic movies that were great then and still are great today. Growing up it was hard for any preteen or teenage boy to not have a crush on Molly. She lite up the screen and played characters that were hard not to fall in love with. Molly tried to be a good teen role model and she stayed true to it and didn’t fall flat like many young stars have in the past. She is still going strong today and looks to be around for many years to come.
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