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Playwright James Trivers' Provocative "Drinks with Mother Teresa" Selected for New Play Lab at 35th Inge Festival

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 03.10.2016 | Arts
Ashley Jude Collie

"All the world's a stage, And all the men and women merely players; They have their exits and their entrances, And one man in his time plays many part...

The Costume Designer For 'Pretty In Pink' Finally Explains That Prom Dress

The Huffington Post | Jillian Capewell | Posted 02.25.2016 | Entertainment

You know there's going to be a lot of attention paid to style with a title like "Pretty in Pink." And while John Hughes and Howard Deutch's 1986 film...

How To Parent, According To 'The Breakfast Club'

Jacqueline Wilson | Posted 11.02.2014 | Parents
Jacqueline Wilson

I'm serious, every single thing you deal with in parenting can be solved with something that was said in that movie. It's like all parenting roads lead to The Breakfast Club.

The @Pack

Andrew Cristi | Posted 05.05.2014 | Entertainment
Andrew Cristi

So, when it's all said and done, "The @Pack" is actually the best group of role models thus far. For all the people who want to bash them, Hollywood actually needs more young class acts like these.

The Brat Pack Movie Mindy Cohn Missed Out On

OWN | Posted 02.15.2014 | OWN

For nine years, actress Mindy Cohn played Natalie Green on "The Facts of Life." Though the '80s sitcom was a hit, Cohn tells "Oprah: Where Are They No...

10 Love Lessons You Can Learn From the '80s

Nico Lang | Posted 01.26.2013 | Women
Nico Lang

This is the '80s, and girls aren't like Sandy in Grease, ditching their poodle skirts to impress some guy. No. You're like Molly Ringwald, and guys like you for just doing you.

Andrew McCarthy Dishes About Fellow Brat Packers On 'WWHL'

Posted 10.10.2012 | TV

In the 1980s, Andrew McCarthy found himself drawn into the powerful group of young actors called the Brat Pack, after appearing in the films "Pretty i...

PHOTOS: Melissa Gilbert Goes From Brat Pack to Dancing Queen

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

When Melissa Gilbert beat out hundreds of other child actresses in 1973 for the role of Laura Ingalls Wilder on "Little House on the Prairie," the red...

Brat Pack 'Just An Annoying Label'

Posted 12.27.2011 | TV

Being a member of the so-called "Brat Pack" is something Anthony Michael Hall has had to live with for nearly twenty-five years, and after watching hi...

PHOTOS: Happy 50th Birthday, Ralph Macchio!

Posted 01.04.2012 | Fifty

Ralph Macchio may be turning 50 on Friday, but you'd never guess it from looking at the perpetually baby-faced star of "The Karate Kid" and "My Cousin...

Emilio Estevez: We Are 'Wonderful, Beautiful Wrecks’

The Huffington Post | Debra Ollivier and Lauren Rosenblum | Posted 12.14.2011 | Fifty

With a Hollywood career that now spans three decades, Emilio Estevez is once again on a roll. Now, the "Brat Pack" star of "The Breakfast Club" an...

Pretty in Pink at 25: Still a Class Act

Susannah Gora | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Susannah Gora

Today's teenagers live in a different world, yet, they relate deeply to Pretty in Pink. Watching the film has become almost a rite of passage for many adolescents.

Molly Ringwald Book 'Getting The Pretty Back' Out Now

USA Today | Gayle Jo Carter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The book is part style guide ("A black blazer can make you look more finished"), part entertaining bible ("Make sure you have enough wine to last"), p...

Don't You Forget About Them (Slideshow)

Susannah Gora | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Susannah Gora

This is the history behind the making of the seminal 1980s youth movies like The Breakfast Club, Sixteen Candles and Ferris Bueller's Day Off.