35 years ago one of the best-remembered classics of the 80sa film that captured much of a generation and became part of the popular imagination. His story, that of a dance teacher who begins to have a relationship with a young woman who is united by nothing more than his passion for dancing.
Their choreography and soundtrack revolutionized the market at the time, revitalizing the music of the 60s, and taking many of the songs to the top of different rankings. Furthermore, its success was also replicated in the millions it grossed at the box office, grossing nearly 40 times! your initial investment. Without a doubt, the film directed by Emile Ardolino triumphed in all aspects.
That is why it is very easy for many to think of patrick swayze Y jennifer gray dancing to the rhythm of I’ve had the best time of your lifea scene that to this day still brings a smile to many people.
Therefore, we take advantage the birthday of the film to review what the protagonists of this classic are up to Unforgettable 80’s.
Whoever played Penny, Johnny’s first dance partner, moved away from acting after her marriage to Richard Marx, so her film career was as successful as it was fleeting. She today she, at 65 years old, is divorced from the musician, with whom she separated after 25 years of marriage. Together they had 3 children.
Without a doubt, one of the actresses who had the best career. After her participation as Marjorie Houseman, the actress had countless appearances in film and television, to the point that today she continues to practice her profession in the acclaimed series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. At 78 years old she has lost none of her talent.
The star of the film had a disparate career, in which he never lost his star status, although he stayed away from big projects. She may never have been able to get the nickname Baby Houseman, something that surely brought her both benefits and harm.
Jerry Orbach, who put himself in the shoes of the father of the Houseman family, and the other star of the film, patrick swayze they died in 2004 and 2009, both victims of terminal illnesses and at a relatively young age (69 and 57 years respectively).
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