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Molly Ringwald

Molly Kathleen Ringwald (born February 18, 1968) is an American actress, singer, dancer, and author. Having appeared in the John Hughes films Sixteen Candles (1984), The Breakfast Club (1985), and Pretty in Pink (1986), Ringwald has been frequently named the greatest teen star of all time. She currently plays Anne Juergens in the ABC Family show The Secret Life of the American Teenager. Molly Kathleen Ringwald was born in Roseville, California, just outside of Sacramento, the daughter of Adele Edith (née Frembd), a housewife and chef, and Robert Scott "Bob" Ringwald, a blind jazz pianist. Ringwald has two siblings, Elizabeth and Kelly. She started her acting career at age five, starring in a stage production of Alice in Wonderland as the Dormouse. The next year, she recorded "I Wanna Be Loved by You," a music album of Dixieland jazz with her father and his group, the Fulton Street Jazz Band. In 1978, at the age of 10, she was chosen to play Kate in the West Coast production of Annie, performing in Los Angeles. In 1979, Ringwald appeared in the TV series Diff'rent Strokes and was selected to become a cast member of the spin-off Facts of Life. She played "Molly Parker," a perky,

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'The Breakfast Club': 'Memba Them?

'The Breakfast Club'
'Memba Them?

The 1985 film "The Breakfast Club" helped solidify Judd Nelson, Emilio Estevez, Molly Ringwald, Anthony Michael Hall and Ally Sheedy as members of the Brat Pack. Guess what most of them look like… READ MORE >

Don't You Forget About Them

Don't You Forget About Them

Anthony Michael Hall, 42, Molly Ringwald, 42, Ally Sheedy, 48, and Judd Nelson, 50, reunited at a 25th anniversary tribute for the film in NYC on Monday, looking fantastic.Emilio Estevez did not… READ MORE >

- 1526 days ago
Good Golly, Miss Molly!

Good Golly, Miss Molly!

Carrot Top got a blowout? Did Marcia Cross do something different? Kathy Griffin, is that you? Nope, it's 41-year-old former Brat Pack teen queen Molly Ringwald out in Santa Monica the day after… READ MORE >

- 1848 days ago
The Sister in 'Sixteen Candles': 'Memba Her?!

The Sister in
'Sixteen Candles' 'Memba Her?!

Blanche Baker (seen here with her mother Carroll Baker) is best known for playing Molly Ringwald's older sister in the 1984 teen comedy classic "Sixteen Candles." Guess what she looks like now! READ MORE >

- 1993 days ago
Molly Ringwald: Pretty in Pregnancy

Molly Ringwald: Pretty in Pregnancy

Former '80s teen movie queen, Molly Ringwald has traded "The Breakfast Club" for the morning sickness club.The 41-year-old is pregnant with twins and due in August. See Also Molly Ringwald -- Jazz… READ MORE >

- 2093 days ago
Molly Ringwald: Pretty in Paisley?

Molly Ringwald: Pretty in Paisley?

These days, former teen star Molly Ringwald's breakfast club consists of two coffees on the run -- and a bad printed housedress. Molly -- and her 40-year-old legs -- stopped at a Starbucks this… READ MORE >

- 2310 days ago
Molly Ringwald: 'Memba Her?!

Molly Ringwald
'Memba Her?!

In the '80s, Molly Ringwald was the Queen of the Brat Pack for starring in teen classics like "Sixteen Candles," "The Breakfast Club," and "Pretty in Pink." Guess what she looks like now! READ MORE >

- 2483 days ago
"Sixteen Candles" -- Don't Forget Your Keys

"Sixteen Candles" -- Don't Forget Your Keys

It's hard to believe, but it's been 23 years since perky Molly Ringwald portrayed the horrors of a 16-year-old girl having her birthday forgotten by her dumbass family. Chicks love this movie! Now… READ MORE >

- 2701 days ago

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