Steve Guttenberg - August 24, 2014

Happy 56th Birthday to Steve Guttenberg! He starred in a number of hit movies of the 1980s including Diner, Police Academy (and its three sequels), Cocoon, Short Circuit, and 3 Men and a Baby. 

TODAY’S TRIVIA QUESTION

Guttenberg turned down not one but two hit 80's movies. What were they?

a)   Big and Ghost

b)   Big and Ghostbusters

c)    Ghostbusters and Dirty Dancing

d)   Dirty Dancing and Ghost

Answer below!

CLIP OF THE DAY

Surely, Guttenberg’s most embarrassing moment must be his starring turn in 1980’s Can’t Stop the Music, a vehicle for the Village People. It won the very first Razzie award for worst film. Oh, and it costars Bruce Jenner in short shorts. Here’s the trailer; you owe it to yourself to watch it.

QUOTE OF THE DAY

A career is a series of ups and downs, of comebacks.

~Steve Guttenberg

 

DID YOU KNOW…

The printing of the Gutenberg Bible was completed this day in 1456. Coincidence!?

 

TRIVIA ANSWER

b) Big and Ghostbusters. D’oh!