80’s teen heartthrob Molly Ringwald is now all grown up as she was spotted under a sun hat in Santa Monica, California.
Wearing a green sunhat, a green vest top, shorts and sneakers, the actress still had her identifiable red hair as she enjoyed a cool drink with her husband, Panio Gianopoulos, at The Spitfire Grill.
Best known for her role in The Breakfast Club as Claire Standish AKA “The Princess”, Molly still had her iconic red hair which was visible under the hat.
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Molly also had key roles in Sixteen Candles and Pretty in Pink but it was The Breakfast Club, also directed by John Hughes, that made her an icon.
Sitting on a bench and enjoying a drink she was pictured laughing with husband Panio Gianopoulos. The couple have three children together with the oldest being daughter Mathilda and twins Adele and Roman.
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Molly is part of the “Brat Pack” and she was ranked number 1 on VH1‘s 100 Greatest Teen Stars. Molly plays Mary Andrews on the popular television show Riverdale.
You can check out some behind-the-scenes images on set of Riverdale on our FREE Celebrity and Filming website CelebritySessed here: Archie Andrews Filming Riverdale In His Iconic Letterman Jacket
Molly Ringwald was also seen on a Superbowl advert promoting Avacados from Mexico! Molly can be seen as the pitchwoman for an “Avocados from Mexico Shopping Network,” where she touts products such as an avocado baby carrier or avocado helmet. Check out the funny video here:
As for her daughters seeing her as a teenager in the 80s she recently told the HuffPost:
My 16-year-old has watched ‘The Breakfast Club.’ I am getting ready to show the other ones the movies, but I’m not quite there yet,” she said. “I feel like it’s a rite of passage and I’m just not ready. There’s time though.
Molly Ringwald Trivia: Molly Ringwald was nearly chosen for the role of Julia Roberts character, Vivian Ward, in Pretty Woman.