"Dirty Dancing" then and now
• "Dirty Dancing" now and then
21 August 1987 cult film was released in rent. From romantic drama about a dance originally did not expect much success, but the picture has been one of the most cash, collected annually output of 170 million dollars. Actors played the main role - Jennifer Gray and Patrick Swayze - instantly became stars and memorable composition at the end of the film (I've Had) The Time of My Life by Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes received the "Oscar" and "Golden Globes" in the category "Best song".
In subsequent years, many have tried to ride the wave of success of the first film, removing the sequel, which, of course, could not replicate the original. In honor of the 30th anniversary of the release of pictures we remember what happened to the actors of the film.
Johnny Castle by Patrick Swayze.
We Swayze, in which the mad more than one generation after the release of the film, was the longest-running and successful career of the whole cast, "Dirty Dancing." Subsequent films "Road House" (1989), "Ghost" (1990) and "Point Break" (1991) became hits. However, in 2008 it became known that the actor was diagnosed with cancer, and despite treatment, he died a year later. Behind the scenes "Dirty Dancing."
The role of Baby sang Jennifer Gray.
Gray still removed, recently appeared in the TV series "Red oak", but, as is often the case, the success of "Dirty Dancing" is not repeated. Also actress voiced cartoons, and in 2010, paired with dancer Derek Hafom won in the final of the popular American ABC program "Dancing with the Stars" (Dancing with the Stars).
In the 90's actress she made an unsuccessful rhinoplasty, and as a result of removing the famous hump on the nose, became completely unrecognizable. Both the Jennifer said: "I went into the operating room a celebrity, and no one came."
The role of Marjorie Houseman, Baby mother, sang Kelly Bishop.
The actress starred in the television series "Gilmore Girls" and "Ballerina", played in the theater.
Father Baby Jake Houseman, played by Jerry Orbach.
Best known for his role as Detective Lennie Briscoe in TV series "Law & Order." The voice of Lumiere in Disney's 1991 "Beauty and the Beast." He died in 2004 at the age of 69 years.
During the filming of the movie.
The role of Lisa Houseman, Baby's sister, Jane Brucker performed.
Now the actress is rarely seen on television-turned-writer.
Neil Kellerman, the rich heir and the future owner of the hotel, played Lonny Price. Price also changed his acting career on directing, mostly in the theater.
The owner of the hotel family of Max Kellerman played by Jack Weston.
Weston was filmed in Hollywood in the 1950's. His last film was "Short Circuit 2". The actor died in 1996.
Johnny's dance partner's, Penny Johnson, played by Cynthia Rhodes.
Actress, singer and dancer starred in 1983 movie "Flashdance", but took a break in his career after the movie "Curse of the Crystal Eye" in 1991.
On the film.
The role of Billy's cousin Johnny (one with watermelons), performed by Neil Jones.
The actor recently starred in the TV series "Rescue Me" and appeared in episodes of "Law & Order."
a negative character, the waiter Robbie, played by Max Cantor.
Until his death in 1991 at age 32 from a heroin overdose Cantor co-starred in four films, including "Dirty Dancing."
Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Gray at the presentation of the "Oscar". By the way, one of the songs movie - She's Like the Wind - Patrick Swayze performed.
The final dance of the film.