16 Things You Might Not Know About "Sixteen Candles"
Michael Schoeffling (Jake Ryan) was so shy during his audition that he almost lost the role. But the film’s producer Michelle Manning found him so “stunning and dreamy” that they cast him. | 16 Things You Might Not Know About "Sixteen Candles"
Michael Schoeffling: slated to be the next "it" movie star, at the height of his fame Michael decided to move to an obscure town in Pennsylvania to do woodworking and sell handcrafted furniture instead. Has not given an interview since disappearing from Hollywood in 1991. No journalists has ever successfully tracked him down.