Molly Ringwald Age, Net Worth, Husband, Family, Children and Biography

molly ringwald
Net Worth $11 Million
Name Molly Ringwald
Date of Birth 18 February 1968
Age 56 Years Old
Gender Female

Molly Ringwald Net Worth

$11 Million

Molly Ringwald known as Molly Kathleen Ringwald is an American actress, dancer, singer and author. As of 2024, Molly Ringwald’ net worth is $11 million. Her first major role was seen in the NBC sitcom titled The Facts of Life, which aired from 1979 to 1980. She was spotted by a casting director while she was playing the role of an orphan in a stage production of the musical titled Annie.

When the show was reworked, Molly was let go, along with other members of the original Facts of the Lifecast. In the year 1982, Molly made her motion-picture debut, in the independent film titled Tempest, where she appeared as Miranda. She even earned a Golden Globe nomination for New Star of the Year.

Molly is mostly known for collaborations with John Hughes, who is a filmmaker. In the year 1984, she established herself as a teen icon, after appearing in Sixteen Candles, which was a successful Hughes film. Later, she was seen in The Breakfast Club, in the year 1985, and Pretty in Pink, in the year 1986.

She was also seen starring in The Pick-up Artist, which appeared in the year 1987, Fresh Horses, which came up in the year 1988, and For Keeps, which appeared in 1988. She was also a cast of many films that appeared in the 1990s and the most notable ones are Something to Live for: The Alison Gertz Story, which appeared in 1992, The Stand which appeared in 1994, and Some Folks Call It a Sling Blade, which was a short film and appeared in 1994 as a precursor to Sling Blade.

Molly was also associated with the “Brat Pack”. She was ranked number one on VH1’s 100 Greatest Teen Stars. Molly is also seen on The CW television series Riverdale since 2017, and she appeared as Mary Andrews.

Molly Ringwald Wiki/Biography

Born on 18 February 1968, Molly Ringwald’s age is 56 Years Old as of 2024. She was born and raised in Roseville, California. She holds an American by nationality and she is part of Swedish descent. Molly follows Christian as a religion.

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Molly Ringwald Childhood Pic

Molly took admission in the Lycée Français de Los Angeles and is quite fluent in French. She is a graduate. Molly began her acting career when she was 5 years old.

She complete his early school at local high school in Los Angeles. She was seen appearing in a stage production for Alice in Wonderland and she was seen as the Dormouse. The very next year, she record her music album of Dixieland jazz, titled “I Wanna Be Loved by You”, along with her father and the Fulton Street Jazz Band, his group.

Name Molly Ringwald
Full Name Molly Kathleen Ringwald
Net Worth $11 Million
Date of Birth 18 February 1968
Age 56 Years Old
Birth Place Roseville, California
Currently Live In Roseville
Profession Actress, Dancer, Singer and Author
Debut TV Series: Diff’rent Strokes (1979)
Film: Tempest (1982)
Years Active 1977 – Present
Famous Role Samantha “Sam” Baker in Film Sixteen Candles (1984)
Nationality American
Ethnicity German, English and Swedish Descent
Hometown Roseville, California
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
School/High School Local High School in Los Angeles
College/University Lycée Français de Los Angeles
Education Qualification Graduate

Family, Husband & Relationships

Molly Ringwald’s Parents are Robert Scott “Bob” Ringwald and Adele Edith. His father name was Robert Scott “Bob” Ringwald.

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Molly Ringwald with her Father

Her mother’s name was Adele Edith (née Frembd) by profession, her mother was a chef, and her father was a blind jazz pianist.

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Molly Ringwald with her Mother

Molly has two siblings, whose names were Beth and Kelly, and she also had an older brother, but, he died even before she was born. Her older sibling Beth is also an actress.

Ferman Verneal Ringwald is her Paternal Grandfather, Aloha Deon Jenson is her Paternal Grandmother, George Herbert Frembd is her Maternal Grandfather, Edith Adele Ryer is her Maternal Grandmother.

As of 2023, the marital status of Molly Ringwald is that she is married. In the year 1999, on 28th July, Molly married Valéry Lameignère, a French writer, in Bordeaux. But, unfortunately, in the year 2002, they filed for a divorced and parted.

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Molly Ringwald with her Ex Husband (Valéry Lameignère)

Later in the year 2007, Molly married a Greek-American writer and book editor, named Panio Gianopoulos.

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Molly Ringwald with her Husband

In the year 2003, their first child was born and they have a daughter. In the year 2009, around July, they had fraternal boy-girl twins. And, the names of the children are Mathilda Ereni Gianopoulos (daughter).

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Molly Ringwald with her Daughter (Mathilda Ereni Gianopoulos)

Her son’s name is Roman Stylianos Gianopoulos and Adele Georgiana Gianopoulos (daughter).

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Molly Ringwald Family
Father Name Robert Scott “Bob” Ringwald
Mother Name Adele Edith (née Frembd)
Brother Name Kelly Ringwald
Sister Name Beth Ringwald
Boyfriend Panio Gianopoulos
Valéry Lameignère (Ex)
Marital Status Married
Husband Panio Gianopoulos
Valéry Lameignère (Ex)
Children Mathilda Ereni Gianopoulos (Daughter)
Adele Georgiana Gianopoulos (Daughter)
Roman Stylianos Gianopoulos (Son)

Physical Appearance

Molly Ringwald is considered to be the epitome of perfection and grace and her height is 5 ft 8 inches tall and her weight is 58 kg. Molly has an elongated chin and her physique is 36-28-37.

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She has light brown coloured eyes and beautiful red hair. Her hair is a signature style that she maintains over the years.

Height (approx) in centimeters: 176 cm
in meters: 1.76 m
in feet inches: 5’ 8”
Weight (approx) in kilograms: 58 kg
in pounds: 127 lbs
Eye Colour Light Brown
Hair Colour Red


Being a talented actress, she has mostly stayed in the limelight, since 2008 and never misses any endorsement. She excels in every work she sets her foot.

In the year 1978, when Molly was 10 years old, she was chosen to play the character of Kate in the West Coast production. The show was titled Annie, performing in Los Angeles.

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In the year 1979, Molly appeared on Diff’rent Strokes, which was a TV series and was she was selected to become part of a very large cast. And, the cast was that show’s spin-off The Facts of Life. She was seen playing the role of Molly Parker. Here, she was seen as a perky, feminist student at Eastland Girls School.

When Molly was cast in the show she was at the beginning of the second season. Later, the show underwent a major revamp. But, sadly most of the cast, including Ringwald, was cut from the show. Later, it was announced that Nancy McKeon replaced Molly Ringwald’s to play a new character whose name was Jo.

In the year 1980, Molly was seen performing as a lead vocalist and that too for two Disney albums. The first one was the patriotic album titled Yankee Doodle Mickey, and Molly sang the songs – “This Is My Country”, “The Star-Spangled Banner”, and “God Bless America”. Later, she was seen performing one track namely “The First Noel”, and it was on a Disney Christmas album titled “Disney’s Merry Christmas Carols”.

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