Jane Brucker's biggest role was as Baby's annoying older sister Lisa.
Afterward, she had only small roles in the movie Stealing Home and the series Doctor Doctor.
Through the '60s and '70s, he was an accomplished Broadway actor, having starred in The Fantasticks (as part of the original cast), Carnival! He was nominated for Tony Awards for his performances in Guys and Dolls and Chicago (opposite Liza Minnelli), and took one home for Promises, Promises. Houseman, he mostly worked on the screen, famously doing a 12-year stint on Law & Order.
A World War II army veteran, Jack starred on the TV series Rod Brown of the Rocket Rangers in 1953, My Sister Eileen in 1960, and The Hathaways in 1961. In fact, he only had two roles after the movie — in 1987's Ishtar and 1988's Short Circuit 2 — before retiring and eventually dying of lymphoma in 1996 at 71.He also appeared alongside many of the greats on the silver screen: with Henry Fonda in 1958's Stage Struck, Lana Turner and Sandra Dee in 1959's Imitation of Life, Doris Day in 1960's Please Don't Eat the Daisies, and Dean Martin and Shirley Mac Laine in 1961's All in a Night's Work. Lonny, 58, played pompous rich kid Neil Kellerman, who tried to charm Baby with his stories of taking a girl away from Jamie, the lifeguard, because he had something Jamie didn't have — 'two hotels'.Jennifer also has a husband Clark Gregg, whom she married in 2001, and a 14-year-old daughter named Stella.Jerry Orbach had a prolific career before Dirty Dancing, with credits on TV, the silver screen, and the stage.The now-73-year-old starred on seven seasons of the popular show before coming back for the Netflix revival last year.
Interestingly, Kelly also starred in the 2011 Broadway revival of Anything Goes alongside Joel Grey — the father of her Dirty Dancing co-star Jennifer Grey.
Already married for 12 years to his longtime wife Lisa Niemi (whom he'd known since the pair were teens) when the movie came out, Patrick didn't hit it off with Jennifer off-camera — in fact, the two reportedly disliked each other while filming.
After Dirty Dancing, Patrick went on to star in Road House (which is also getting the remake treatment) and Ghost, among other smaller films.
Nobody puts Baby in a corner — but some execs over at ABC decided to put her in a remake.
The romantic classic Dirty Dancing turns 30 this year, and just in time for the big anniversary, ABC is set to air a new musical version of the film on May 24 — with Abigail Breslin standing in for Jennifer Grey and newcomer Colt Prattes taking over Patrick Swayze's roll.
In 2010, she came back to the spotlight when she was cast on the eleventh season of Dancing with the Stars.