'The Witches of Eastwick': Where Is "Sukie Ridgemont" Now?
"Sukie Ridgemont", better known as the renowned Michelle Pfeiffer, starred in the creepy but comical supernatural movie, The Witches of Eastwick (1987). Pfeiffer had already been a big name in show business at this point because of her prominent roles in movies like Grease 2 (1982) and Scarface (1983). Her career completely took off in the late '80s... read the article to find out more!
From portraying "Catwoman" in Batman Returns to a witch in The Witches of Eastwick, Michelle Pfeiffer has nearly played it all. Right after the release of Witches, she went onto star in 1988's Dangerous Liaisons, where she received praise for her acting, landing her her first Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actress. In 1989, Michelle then went onto star in The Fabulous Baker Boys, which received even more widespread acclaim. To this day, many critics state that was her best role of her career. She won a total of six awards for this film, all for Best Actress.
Michelle Pfeiffer in The Witches of Eastwick
Between 1988-1990, Pfeiffer was impressively nominated for additional roles she starred in, such as The Russia House and Married to the Mob. One of her more memorable roles was acting alongside Michael Keaton in Batman Returns. In this 1992 film, she plays the sultry "Catwoman" and delivers a bold performance of the character.
In the 2000's, Michelle continued to actively perform on the silver screen and was being nominated for several awards just as often. She starred in 2007's Hairspray and Stardust, both of which she was nominated for. During this time, she slowly stepped away from her career to focus on her life as a mother.
Michelle Pfeiffer Today
Michelle Pfeiffer's more recent films include 2019's Avengers: Endgame and Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, where she portrays "Queen Ingrith". She already has her next film in production, French Exit, based off of the 2018 novel. Pfeiffer has won 14 awards in total, and has been nominated for an astounding 34 times. We won't be surprised if she receives further acclamation for her next upcoming film!