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Twenty-five years ago today, John Waters — the man behind the perfection that is 'Hairspray' — delivered us a gem in the form of a greased-up Johnny Depp and we've never been the same. To celebrate Waters' genius and creation of Cry-Baby , we couldn't help but wonder where the entire cast is nowadays though we've pretty much had Depp radar ever since he hit the scene in the '80s. Get ready for some serious nostalgia — and make sure you have a jar handy to catch those tear drops! He recently wed actress Amber Heard, thus confirming his love for Allison most definitely fizzled. But what we really wanna know is, does electricity still make him insane? She was sentenced to three years in prison in February for driving drunk during a car crash that claimed the life of the driver in the other vehicle. After giving Allison a bad girl beauty makeover, Ricki became a household name when she hosted her self-titled talk show, which won an Emmy and aired from to He likes his women bad, Lenora, not cheap. Prior to being cast in the film, Traci was a porn star…but that all changed after she got a taste of Hollywood. Kathy went on to win an Academy Award for her performance.
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Her father was, at one time, a big shot agent for William Morris Firm. Her career on stage in summer stock and off-broadway productions before making it in front of the screen. She would go on to be recognized in Hollywood for her edgy, out-of-the-box roles that pushed the limit. Now: Like "Cry-Baby", many of the films that Susan Tyrrell has featured in have achieved cult status, gaining more popularity many years after their release.
Back in , before Johnny Depp was the major A-list actor he is today, he starred in the John Waters cult musical comedy 'Cry-Baby,' about a conservative girl in s Baltimore who falls for a rebellious bad boy against her mother's wishes. A parody of classic musicals like 'Grease,' the movie wasn't a major success at the time, but went on to become a beloved cult classic and inspire a Broadway musical. Twenty-four years later, we revisit the cast of the film that helped make Depp famous and see what they're up to now. Depp thought the role was interesting and liked the subversive, quirky script, and he wanted to avoid being typecast in teen idol roles. Next he'll appear in 'Transcendence,' the debut film from Wally Pfister, Christopher Nolan's longtime cinematographer, and he'll reprise his roles for 'Alice in Wonderland 2' and a new 'Pirates of the Caribbean' film. In , Locane was sentenced to three years in prison for the crime. Vernon-Williams, a conservative older woman who disapproves of Allison dating Cry-Baby and prefers for her to date another square. Bergen was a classic singer, actress and television host known for her role in the classic film 'Cape Fear' and for guest appearances on shows like 'The Love Boat' and 'Murder, She Wrote. Jekyll and Ms. Hyde,' 'The Surrogate' and 'Paradise, Texas.