Molly Ringwald Movies, Bio, Wiki, Age, Dahmer, The Bear, and Net Worth

Molly Ringwald Bio | Wiki

Molly Ringwald is an American actress, singer, dancer, and author. She appeared in her first major role as Molly in the NBC sitcom The Facts of Life (1979–80). Molly and several other members of the original Facts of Life cast were let go when the show was reworked by the network.

She subsequently made her motion-picture debut as Miranda in the independent film Tempest (1982), which earned her a Golden Globe nomination for New Star of the Year. Molly was part of the “Brat Pack” and she was ranked number one on VH1’s 100 Greatest Teen Stars. She has portrayed Mary Andrews on The CW television series Riverdale.

Molly Ringwald Age

Molly was born on February 18, 1968, in Roseville, California, United States. She is 54 years old.

Molly Ringwald Height

She is a woman of average stature and stands at a height of 5 ft 8 in (Approx. 1.73 m).

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Molly Ringwald Family

She was born in Roseville, California, to her parents Adele Edith and Robert Scott “Bob” Ringwald. Moly’s mother is a chef and her father is a blind jazz pianist of German descent. She has two siblings, Beth and Kelly, and an older brother, who died before she was born. She is part of Swedish descent.

Molly Ringwald Husband

Molly married Valéry Lameignère, a French writer, in Bordeaux, France, on July 28, 1999. They divorced in 2002. She married Panio Gianopoulos, a Greek-American writer and book editor, in 2007. They have a daughter, born in 2003, and fraternal boy-girl twins, born in July 2009.

Molly’s pregnancy was written into the storyline of The Secret Life of the American Teenager. She was the subject of an episode in season 7 of the genealogy series Who Do You Think You Are?

Molly Ringwald Education

She started her acting career at age five, appearing in a stage production of Alice in Wonderland as the Dormouse. Molly graduated from the Lycée Français de Los Angeles.

Molly Ringwald Dahmer

In 2022, she portrayed Shari Dahmer in Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story, the first season of the American true crime anthology series, Monster, created by Ryan Murphy and Ian Brennan for Netflix. It was released on September 21, 2022. Murphy also serves as a showrunner and is an executive producer along with Brennan.

Molly Ringwald The Bear

Molly portrayed Al-Anon meeting moderator in The Bear, an American comedy-drama television series created by Christopher Storer. It premiered on Hulu on June 23, 2022, and stars Jeremy Allen White, Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Ayo Edebiri, Lionel Boyce, Liza Colón-Zayas, and Abby Elliott. The series received critical acclaim. On July 14, 2022, it was renewed for a second season.

Molly Ringwald In Breakfast Club

Molly gained more success when she was cast as Claire Standish in another John Hughes film, The Breakfast Club (1985). It became a commercial and critical success.

Molly Ringwald Pretty In Pink

While in high school, Molly was cast as Andie Walsh in another successful Hughes film, Pretty In Pink (1986). When first asked to be in Pretty in Pink, she was reluctant, but after seeing how hard it was for the producers to find a replacement for her, she decided she would portray Andie in the film. After Pretty In Pink, she wanted to act in more mature roles. She was featured on the cover of the May 26, 1986, issue of Time.

Molly Ringwald Band

Molly 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 early 2013, she released Except Sometimes, a jazz record. It follows a tradition in jazz for her family set by her father.

Molly Ringwald 16 Candles | Sixteen Candles

Molly rose to prominence with her breakout role in Sixteen Candles (1984). She was cast as Samantha Baker, a girl whose sixteenth birthday is forgotten by her family. Her performance gained critical acclaim; many called her acting engaging. Molly was regarded as a member of the Brat Pack of 1980s teen actors but has said she was not really part of that group.

Molly Ringwald Riverdale

She currently has a recurring role as the main character Archie Andrews’ mother Mary Andrews on The CW television series Riverdale. After initially only appearing as a guest, Molly has taken a more prominent role in the series following the death of Luke Perry who played Archie’s father.

Molly Ringwald Net worth

She earns her wealth from her career, therefore, she has amassed a fortune over the years. Molly’s estimated net worth is $11 million.

Is Molly Ringwald In The Bear

Yes. In 2022, she played Al-Anon meeting moderator in The Bear, an American comedy-drama television series created by Christopher Storer.

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