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24 June 2005 @ 11:02 am
BREAKIN 1 & 2  
This is my first ever howtheylooknow post...long time member, but i've never thought about doing a post. Here's one on two of my favorite movies from the 80's...BREAKIN 1 and BREAKIN 2:Electric Boogaloo!

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First, we have Lucinda Dickey, who played rich girl and jazz dancer Kelly. She didn't want to follow the rules!
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I couldn't find an after of Lucinda. She last acted in the Perry Mason show back in 1990. Before she was a big break dancin star, she was a solid gold dancer. She also danced in Grease 2. Lucinda is married to one of the producers of the show "Survivor". She lives in California with her husband and 2 children.

Next, Adolfo Quinones, aka "Shabba-Doo", who starred as Ozone. He was suspicious of Kelly first, and then fell in love. In Breakin 2, their world was almost torn apart when she was going to go to France...to dance. Somehow, they managed to save Miracles and their love.
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Sadly, the after picture i got from imdb.com would not save to my computer. Although I have to say, he pretty much looks the same. Adolfo danced with Bette Midler's stage show in 79 before becoming a star on the big screen. He has directed and produced several movies, joined the AFI institute, and started a production company, "On Q" Entertainment. He currently runs a dance facility in Tokyo.

On to Ozone's partner in crime, Turbo, played by Michael Chambers, aka "Boogaloo Shrimp"!
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And now...
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Michael has had a fairly successful career as a dancer. He was Michael Jackson's personal dance instructor in the late 80's, appeared in Bill&Ted's Bogus Journey as a dancer, was "Urklebot" on Family Matters, and was last seen in Missy Elliot's video "I'm Really Hot". Michael has a son and will possibly be putting out an instructional video of his dance moves. His most recent appearance was judging a dance competition in France. Fun fact: he played the cat character in Paula Abdul's video "Opposites Attract". He has a website, www.boogalooshrimp2001.com

Who could forget Christopher McDonald as Kelly's agent, James?
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That's him driving the car.

And now...
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Christopher is best well known for his character Shooter McGavin in the movie "Happy Gilmore". He has made countless TV appearances and has been in tons of movies. Christopher also starred in Grease 2 before he did Breakin. He has many projects in the works, including The Drummer, Rumor Has It, and Funny Money.

Finally, the villian of Breakin 1...Franco!
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Unfortunately, I couldn't find an after picture of Ben Lokey. His most recent movie appearance was in 1987's "The Long Walk Home". Ben was a professional dancer and was a dancer in Michael Jackson's "Thriller" video before being on Breakin.

Here are some of the characters from Breakin 2:

Susie Coelho (credited as Susie Bono) as Rhonda:
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Susie was married to Sonny Bono at one point. She also hosted a show on HBO back in the 80's, and had a show on HGTV.

Sabrina Garcia as Lucia:
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Unfortunatley, I couldn't find any more information about her. She hasn't acted since Breakin 2.

Finally! Ice-T as the EmCee at all of the Breakin 1 and Breakin 2 dance offs:
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I couldn't find any pictures from his breakin days. But we all know what Ice-T is up to. Definetley the most successful cast member!!

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chigurl7 on June 24th, 2005 04:05 pm (UTC)
Best movies ever!
Eileenmacabredelight on June 24th, 2005 04:09 pm (UTC)
My mom took me to see both of those. :) I love those movies. :)
Jenbecca924 on June 24th, 2005 04:15 pm (UTC)
Cupcake cupcake cupcake awwww!
zombieskank on June 24th, 2005 04:30 pm (UTC)
hollly crapp, your my hero.
ghost_explosion on June 24th, 2005 04:36 pm (UTC)
hahaha, thanks! anyone who has the name zombieskank rules in my book!
Joshuaosagej4 on June 24th, 2005 05:46 pm (UTC)

littlestwitch on June 24th, 2005 05:51 pm (UTC)
yah she has....
Sabrina Garcia it's a show called g-spot about a 30 something canadian has been starlet trying to make it again in hollywood....
ghost_explosion on June 24th, 2005 06:04 pm (UTC)
Re: yah she has....
oh ok! thanks for the information, i looked it up at imdb.com and didn't see anything.
littlestwitch on June 24th, 2005 06:30 pm (UTC)
Re: yah she has....
it is on my digital cabel all the time....it is very recent...
liz lemon ☠littlebones on June 24th, 2005 06:05 pm (UTC)
I have a pretty sad crush on Christopher McDonald. Remember Family Law? No. No one watched it. Except for me, because I found him hot. Ehh.
ASHLEY_ _[ but u can call me miss. bell.pinkcarebear on June 24th, 2005 07:00 pm (UTC)
i love you. i work in a hollywood video. and i saw this movie when i was younger and haven't been able to remember the title. now i'll rent it just to make sure. thanks a lot!
Lindsey Suzannescarlettewitch on June 24th, 2005 07:17 pm (UTC)
i have never seen either of these but i love to say electric boogaloo.
Prozac_Maria: mizrebelle on June 24th, 2005 07:22 pm (UTC)
...i can't count the many times my brothers & i watched these movies (& then tried to be break-dancers).
& i don't know why but every time anyone mentions a movie title with the word two after it (i.e. Look Who's Talking 2), i have to say Electric Boogaloo! afterwards. LOL!

anyway, thanks for posting.

kitonangyl on June 25th, 2005 06:31 am (UTC)
hahahah Boogaloo Shrimp.I love saying his name.