Andrew McCarthy‘s son is following in his father’s footsteps — down to a costars!
“My son is doing his initial film now, and his shade mom is of march Molly Ringwald!” McCarthy told hosts Denise Albert and Melissa Gerstein. “[He] usually auditioned for this film and he was hired and it incited out that his mom was going to be Molly Ringwald!”
McCarthy’s repute tells PEOPLE that a film is called All These Small Moments.
McCarthy, 54, starred alongside 49-year-old Ringwald in renouned ’80s cinema like Pretty in Pink and Fresh Horses. The actor pronounced he got an email from his aged companion Ringwald when she and his son began operative together.
“She emailed me on a initial day and she said, ‘Your son usually did a stage and when he walked away, it was usually like examination we travel divided from me 30 years ago,’ ” he recalled.
McCarthy was usually 23 and Ringwald 18 when they played high propagandize adore birds in a renouned 1986 movie. Fans of a cult classical fawned over Andie’s (Ringwald) singular character and Duckie’s (Jon Cryer‘s) unrequited adore for a heading lady as she fell for cold man Blane (McCarthy).
Ringwald and McCarthy were usually dual years comparison when Fresh Horses hit theaters. The dual again played teen adore birds.
Now, it’s his son’s spin to act alongside a Brat Pack alum.
Sam isn’t a usually one to locate a behaving bug in McCarthy’s family, though. His 10-year-old daughter, Willow, done her veteran entrance in Matilda a Musical.
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“God assistance me!” he told The MOMS hosts. “Both my children confirm they wish to be actors.”
McCarthy is also father to 3-year-old Rowan.