11 Reasons To Love Phoebe Cates
In honor of Phoebe's 50th birthday.
She is in one of Hollywood’s longest lasting celebrity marriages. Phoebe has been married to Kevin Kline since 1989.
Used to be a teenage model.
Did this on camera in the film Fast Times at Ridgemont High.
She can kick Gremlin ass!
She sang "Paradise" the title song to her The Blue Lagoon knockoff film.
Her monologue in Gremlins taught young kids in the ‘80s that there was indeed NO Santa Claus. Somebody had to deliver the tragic news and who better than Phoebe.
She made us fear our imaginary friend in the traumatizing film Drop Dead Fred.
Was the perfect '60s teenage socialite in the underrated movie Shag.
She is real life BFF's with her Fast Times at Ridgemont High co-star Jennifer Jason Leigh.
She delivered one of the campiest lines in television history on the mini-series Lace:
But, mainly we love her because of this SCENE:
Take a trip down memory lane that’ll make you feel nostalgia AF