The very lovely and talented former actress Phoebe Cates celebrated her birthday on July 16, so this is a tad late, but as they say better late than never! The picture above is just a quick sketch I did of Ms Cates as Kate Beringer, from the film Gremlins (and its sequel). Kate is one of my favourite heroines of all time.😊
Today’s Daily Heroine is: Kate Beringer (played by the angelic Phoebe Cates), from Gremlins and Gremlins 2: The New Batch. Yes, Kate was my Featured Heroine from only a few weeks ago, but I did state that the first week of Daily Heroines would be my favourite heroines of all time. And in the film category, I decided I just couldn’t go past Kate (although there are others who I consider equally appealing). As I said in the aforementioned post, Kate is beautiful, brave and caring, and I have had a crush on her ever since the 80s.😆
I’m always on the look out for new interesting and likeable heroines, so if you have a particular favourite, please tell me about her! Till tomorrow, au revoir, arrivederci and may the force be with you.😊
Every year, when Christmas rolls around, I inevitably get the urge to rewatch what I like to refer to as my favourite Christmas movie of all time: Gremlins. I first saw Gremlins in the theatre as a kid, and it certainly made a big impression on me. There was a lot to like about it. It had a cute (albeit potentially dangerous) little critter. It had a likeable hero. It had an exciting adventure. And to top it all off, it had the gorgeous Phoebe Cates.