Featuring John Travolta, Donna Piantadosi, and Karen Lynn Gorney in the lead roles, Saturday Night Fever tells the tale of a young man torn between his family’s working-class background and his aspirations for a better life. The movie was released in 1977 to rave reviews from critics and audiences alike.
It is still considered one of the most influential movies ever made. But where are they now?
Find out about what has happened to all your favorite Saturday Night Fever cast members! -John Travolta went on to star in Grease, Pulp Fiction, Face/Off, and Primary Colors. He has also produced a number of movies including Welcome Back Kotter and Look Who’s Talking Too.
In 2004 he won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his portrayal of Edna Turnblad in Hairspray. -Donna Piantedosi had roles in The Deer Hunter, American Gigolo, and An Officer And A Gentleman following Saturday Night Fever but retired from acting after marrying actor David Keith (who starred alongside her as Bobby Cioffi). She does still act occasionally though – she was just cast as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett on ABC’s Modern Family!