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Molly Ringwald


Molly Ringwald was born in Roseville, California, to Adele Edith (Frembd), a chef, and Robert Ringwald, a blind jazz pianist. Her ancestry includes German, English, and Swedish. She released an album at the age of 6 entitled, "I Wanna Be Loved By You, Molly Sings". She is the youngest daughter of Bob Ringwald, the blind jazz pianist. At age five ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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 2001 Not Another Teen Movie
Flight Attendant
 2001 Cowboy Up
Connie
 2000 In the Weeds
Chloe
 2000 The Giving Tree
Penelope
 2000/I Cut
Vanessa Turnbill / Chloe
 1999 Kimberly
Nancy
 1999 Requiem for Murder
Anne Winslow
 1997 Office Killer
Kim Poole
 1996 Bastard Brood
Susan
 1994 Seven Sundays
Janet Gifford
 1993 Face the Music
Lisa Hunter
 1987 The Pick-up Artist
Randy Jensen
 1987 King Lear
Cordelia (uncredited)
 1987 P.K. and the Kid
P.K. Bayette
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Other Works:

Starred in "Cabaret" at New York City's Studio 54 (December 2001-January 2003) See more »

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1 Print Biography | 5 Interviews | 12 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 9 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[In 2010, she recalled getting fired from "The Facts of Life" during its second season in 1980] You know, Nancy McKeon sort of replaced me, in a way. They were trimming down the cast to just four girls, and originally I was going to be one of those girls. But then they changed their mind, decided to go with Nancy McKeon, and booted me out. See more »

Trivia:

Refused the Lea Thompson role in Some Kind of Wonderful (1987), ending her successful business relationship with John Hughes, who was furious. See more »

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Roles in John Hughes' teen films (Pretty in Pink (1986), Sixteen Candles (1984), The Breakfast Club (1985), etc.) See more »

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Aquarius

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