John Hughes Movie Fest Stars Coming to Northern Illinois
"Don''t You Forget About (Them)," they're back and you can meet them this summer.
If you are child of the 1980s and would like to meet many of the stars of such 80's classic movies such as:
- Sixteen Candles
- The Breakfast Club
- Ferris Bueller's Day off
- Pretty In Pink
- Some Kind Of Wonderful
- Weird Science
Mark down the dates of June 22nd - June 25th as John Hughes-fest in coming to Lake Forest, IL. Here are the celebrities scheduled to appear:
- Andrew McCarthy who played "Blane McDonough", from PRETTY IN PINK
- (*) Lea Thompson who played "Amanda Jones" from SOME KIND OF WONDERFUL
- Ilan Mitchell-Smith who played "Wyatt Donnelly" from WEIRD SCIENCE
- (*) Howard Deutch - director of PRETTY IN PINK and SOME KIND OF WONDERFUL
- Craig Sheffer who played "Hardy Jenns" in SOME KIND OF WONDERFUL
- John Kapelos who played "Carl" in THE BREAKFAST CLUB and the character "Rudy Ryszczyk" in SIXTEEN CANDLES
- Cindy Pickett who played "Katie Bueller" in FERRIS BUELLER'S DAY OFF
(*Tentatively on schedule to appear)
In addition to meeting the stars attendees will also get to participate in questions and answers sessions with actors. Also, a bus tour of local filming locations will be part of the four day event.
More information is available HERE.