Quote: "You freak out because it's not normal to get a star on the Walk of Fame... so I sort of secretly decided to skulk over there and check it out... and I was recognised by some German tourists, who must think that this is what I do... It's not too far from the truth." Pretty In Pink star Jon Cryer likes to visit his new Walk of Fame honour.
Quote: "I wouldn't have gone to see that film if I hadn't been part of it." James Spader has bad memories of 1986 film Pretty In Pink.
Fact: Two And A Half Men and Pretty In Pink star Jon Cryer is to be honoured with the 2,449th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame next week (19Sep11).
Fact: Pretty In Pink star Andrew McCarthy won the 2010 Travel Journalist of the Year honour in the Lowell ThomasTravel Journalism Competition.
Quote: "It's so emotional. I haven't seen them in a really long time all the way through because I'm waiting to watch them with my daughter, Matilda. I want to watch all three of them all the way through with her." Actress Molly Ringwald on her plans to stage a Brat Pack marathon of The Breakfast Club, 16 CANDLES and Pretty In Pink with her six year old daughter.
Quote: "He got me a beautiful vintage watch - he collects those. It's now the most beautiful watch I own." Pretty In Pink star Jon Cryer on what pal and TWO + A HALF MEN co-star Charlie Sheen bought him for his recent birthday.
Quote: "I'd love to play Andrew McCarthy's son, or brother, in a movie. He might be a bit p**sed off if he hears me say that." THE LAST KING OF SCOTLAND star James McAvoy on his likeness to Pretty In Pink star MCCarthy.
Fact: After test audiences booed the original ending of cult 1986 movie Pretty In Pink, which saw Molly Ringwald's character ANDIE romance best friend DUCKIE (Jon Cryer) the cast was called back to reshoot the climax, in which the film's heroine walks off with ANDREW MCCARTHY.
Fact: FLASHDANCE star Jennifer Beals was the original choice to play the lead in cult 1986 movie Pretty In Pink even though writer/director wrote the part of ANDIE WALSH for eventual star MOLLY RINGWALD.