You can keep up with all his current and future projects at his. Stephanie Zinone Michelle Pfeiffer is the leader of Rydell High School's Pink Ladies, a gang of girls who are counterparts of the school's group of greasers called the T-Birds. Michael Tucci, who played a member of the T-Birds, still looks the same as he did 40 years ago American actor Michael Tucci was in high demand after impressing with his acting skills in Grease. He instead continued performing as a singer, while also launching his own line of health and cosmetic products. Archived from on May 19, 2009. In 2016, he featured in action film Boone: The Bounty Hunter. You can say hi to him -- or give him money yes, really -- at his.
Meanwhile, Rizzo admits she may be pregnant to Marty and asks her to keep it a secret, but the story gets back to Kenickie, and he tells Rizzo he doesn't run away from his mistakes. Jan is still doing her thing, you just might not have recognized her! It's 1961, two years after the original Grease gang graduated, and there's a new crop of seniors - and new members of the coolest cliques on campus, the Pink Ladies and T-Birds. The story was great, the songs were catchy, and the direction was lively and energetic. Age This Website does not target people below the age of 16. Released on June 16, 1978, Grease was successful both critically and commercially. All of our employees, agents and partners are committed to keeping your data confidential.
Please contact us at or at the postal address listed above, attention: Data compliance department. If history has taught us anything, it's to never count John Travolta out. Were their careers cut short when they didn't get to star in the to Grease blame Paramount. Jamie Donnelly played the goofy Pink Lady Jan to perfection, winning audiences over with an appealingly quirky sense of comic timing. In 2008, she was acknowledged by charity Autism Speaks as their national celebrity spokesperson. Despite Leo using bladed hub caps in a sequence paying homage to , Danny wins the race. Fortunately, there's nothing flat about John Travolta.
To see all content on The Sun, please use the Site Map. At lunch, Frenchy introduces Sandy to the other Pink Ladies while Danny and the T-Birds make fun of practicing football players, including the handsome Tom Chisum. Marty got some notable movie roles in the years following Grease, including the Oscar-winning Ordinary People and the classic '80s slasher Child's Play. When she moves and suddenly they attend the same school, she is heart-broken because he doesn't want to admit his feelings for her in front of his macho friends. The opening beach scene was shot at Malibu's , making explicit reference to. Nonetheless, Pearl stayed very busy, doing a lot of stage work in productions as wide-ranging as The Producers and Baby, It's You. Print edition, May 28, 2011, p.
Prior to the film's release, producer Allan Carr had made a product-placement deal with Coca-Cola's main competitor for example, a Pepsi logo can be seen in the animated opening sequence. Frankie Avalon only has one scene in Grease, but it's a doozy. She reprised that role for the film version as well. His best known work since then is as Lance Cumson in Falcon Crest, as Reno Raines in Renegade, and as Hector Ramirez in The Bold and the Beautiful. Hoping to win her over, Michael tries to overcome his nerdy ways while holding off the jealous Johnny.
It was released on on May 5, 2009. The same year, Annette Charles, who played Cha Cha, lost her battle with cancer. As reshoots were deemed too expensive and time-consuming, optical mattes were used to cover up or blur out the Coca-Cola references. Patricia Birch, the original movie's choreographer, directed the sequel. Travolta was relegated to appearing in high-profile flops like Old Dogs or generic low-budget action junk like The Forger and Killing Season.
Each and every one of them has played a huge role in making Grease a household name and an iconic musical film that will last centuries. If John Travolta goofed up, he could do it over again sixteen times. The 'blurring' covered up trademarked menu signage and a large wall poster, but a red cooler with the logo could not be sufficiently altered so was left unchanged. The screen test was done with the drive-in movie scene. Born in New York City, actor Michael Tucci broke onto the scene playing the wisecracking Sonny. Danny approaches Coach Calhoun about playing a sport.
Conaway, who was once married to Grease co-star Olivia Newton-John's sister, even took a spin behind the camera, directing, co-writing, and acting in the 1992 comedy Bikini Summer 2. At a pep rally before a game, Sandy and Patty perform as cheerleaders; there, Sandy and Tom flirt. In recent years, Tucci was seen in the movies Blow opposite Johnny Depp and The Heat with Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy. Suddenly, he was on a roll again. That went away, just as the Universal Pictures version- which went into development in 2001 — did too. Namor, the mutant son of a human sea captain and a princess of the mythical undersea kingdom of Atlantis, has remained a historically important and popular Marvel character that regularly gets about with the Avengers, Fantastic Four and X-Men.