Phoebe Belle Cates born July 16, is an American former film actress, singer and model known primarily for her roles in several s films, most notably Fast Times at Ridgemont High and Gremlins. Cates was born in New York City, to a family of television and Broadway production insiders. Her father and maternal grandmother were of Russian-Jewish descent; her maternal grandfather was Chinese -Filipino.
This week marks the 30th anniversary of the release of one of the iconic teen party movies of the 80s, Fast Times at Ridgemont High. Not only is this flick fondly remembered and still quoted by fans, it spawned the careers of several future stars. Fast Times was more mainstream than many of the other teenage hi-jinks movies of the time like Rock and Roll High School or Up the Academy, in part because it addressed serious issues among teens albeit comically like self-image and teen pregnancy.
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No, Cates was basically the lady that was someone that boys would dream about and even daydream about, however would truly in the recesses of their minds believe they had a hope with if things went perfectly. She was the fresh face and the innocent-looking individual that could reverse and look favorably sexy when she desired to, which only increased her appeal. The notorious swimming pool bikini scene has a number of fascinating realities to it that will not spoil the lady next door character but are intriguing enough that you may want to understand about them.
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No is widely regarded as the most famous two-piece swimsuit of all time. First debuted at a Paris fashion show, the bikini was still considered taboo throughout most of the s. The comedy starred Dudley Moore as a middle-aged man who believes Derek to be the perfect woman.
The Scene: Barbarella Jane Fonda gives a demonstration in how to get undressed in zero-gravity. Sexiest Moment: When she kicks off the leg of her space-suit and it becomes clear she's wearing nothing underneath. Edward Grey James Spader is like when he bends her over the desk for a spanking.
Believe it or not, Sean Penn first became famous for being a hilarious comic actor. Yep, the intense, Method-acting, two-time Oscar-winner made his big splash playing blissed-out teenage surfer dude Jeff Spicoli in " Fast Times at Ridgemont High. Released 35 years ago this week, on August 13,"Fast Times" not only made Penn a star, but also gave early career boosts to several future A-listers and made the behind-the-camera reputations of director Amy Heckerling " Clueless " and screenwriter Cameron Crowe " Jerry Maguire ".