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Molly Ringwald Reveals Mother Forgot Her Birthday in ‘Sixteen Candles’ Moment

Molly Ringwald had a Sixteen Candles moment on Friday, the actress revealed on social media, sharing that — much like her character in the 1984 movie — her mother forgot her birthday. The actress shared on Instagram a screenshot of a text exchange with her mother, captioning it, “Actual conversation with my mom today.” In […]

John Hughes Shared His Idea for a ‘Breakfast Club’ Sequel With Anthony Michael Hall

John Hughes, a champion of the teen movie, envisioned a potential return to The Breakfast Club as early as the late 1980s, and Anthony Michael Hall was privy to his pitch. In an interview with The Independent while promoting Halloween Kills, the actor, who broke out as a teen thanks to a series of notable […]

Molly Ringwald on Why She Hasn’t Been Able to Watch Her John Hughes Films With Younger Daughter

Molly Ringwald says her experience of watching The Breakfast Club with her eldest daughter was “emotional” and that while the John Hughes films she worked on are complicated in their representation, she doesn’t think they should be erased. The Sixteen Candles and Riverdale star first reflected on the legacy of Hughes’ popular ’80s coming-of-age films […]

Netflix’s ‘The Kissing Booth 3’: Film Review

In the final installment of the popular teen franchise starring Joey King and Molly Ringwald, summer fun gives way to saggy fears.

Robert Ringwald, Jazz Ambassador and Molly Ringwald’s Father, Dies at 80

Robert Ringwald, the pianist who played and promoted jazz in California for more than half a century, has died, according to his daughter, Molly Ringwald. He was 80. Ringwald, known to friends and fans as Bob, died Aug. 3, Molly Ringwald wrote in an obituary Saturday for the Sacramento Bee. No cause was given. Born […]

Rana Zand Joins UNCMMN Management Firm as Partner (Exclusive)

Talent manager and producer Rana Zand has been named partner at the UNCMMN management firm. At UNCMMN, which was launched in 2019 by digital veteran Stephanie Piza under Charles D. King’s Macro Media umbrella, Zand will represent emerging digital media creators with an eye to industry diversity. “I knew at the inception of UNCMMN that […]

Andrew McCarthy Tried to Quit ‘Pretty in Pink’ Over the Original Ending

Andrew McCarthy knew immediately after reading the script that the original ending to the Pretty in Pink was going to be a disaster — and he wanted out. In a recent interview with The New Yorker, the actor-director opened up about his time as an ’80s heartthrob who appeared in some of the decade’s most […]

Why ‘Pretty in Pink’ Director Cut Its Most Famous Line (At First)

It’s been 34 years since Molly Ringwald uttered the words, 'I just wanna let them know that they didn’t break me.' This line has not only served as the defining message of Howard Deutch and John Hughes’ Pretty in Pink, but it also became a rallying cry for an entire generation.

Super Bowl 2020: Watch All the Star-Studded Ads

Every year it seems like Hollywood stars lend their talent to a series of Super Bowl ads and 2020 is no exception.

The Stars of ‘Sixteen Candles’: Where Are They Now?

See what the 'Sixteen Candles' cast, including Molly Ringwald and Anthony Michael Hall, have been up to since the John Hughes comedy movie hit theaters 35 years ago, on May 4, 1984.

Molly Ringwald Dubs Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez a ‘Breakfast Club’ Member Over College Video

'Breakfast Club' stars Molly Ringwald and Ally Sheedy expressed their support for a video that went viral Thursday of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez dancing in college, as an attempt, by a right-wing Twitter account, to shame the newly sworn-in Congresswoman spectacularly backfired.

Critic’s Notebook: Benedict Cumberbatch and an All-Star Cast Bring Rich Texture to ‘Letters Live’

The 'Sherlock' and 'Doctor Strange' star headlined the NYC debut of this British event featuring acting luminaries reciting missives both moving and hilarious.