Molly ringwald mourns the death of his father Bob Ringwald.
The Pretty in pink The 53-year-old star announced on Instagram that her father, a jazz musician, had died at age 80. The actress did not reveal the cause of her death.
“It is with regret that my family says goodbye to my father. I consider myself very fortunate to have had as much time in my life as I did. Robert Scott Ringwald 1940-2021,” Molly wrote along with several photos with Bob.
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She Kissing booth the co-stars offered their sincerest condolences.
Joey King wrote: “I’m so sorry Molly, that’s absolutely devastating. I send you so much love.”
Meanwhile, Joel Courtney, who plays his son in the Netflix movie, commented, “Oh Molly. I’m so sorry for your loss. My wife and I will be praying for you and your family.”
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King previously opened to 9Honey Celebrity on what it was like to work with Ringwald on The kissing booth.
“She was a light on set” King saying. “A figure of strength and kindness. I feel very fortunate to have been able to share those experiences with her. Working with her was a dream come true.
“If he ever saw you going through something, he firmly believed in asking for what you need, standing up for you but also giving you confidence by telling you the things that are great and that you are doing well.”
Robert is survived by Molly, his wife Adele, their daughter Beth Ringwald Carnes, their son Kelly Ringwald, six grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, and his sister Renée Angus.
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