Although Baby wasn’t placed in the corner of this love triangle, she cut it pretty close.
In the 1980s there was a period when Jennifer Gray was committed to Matthew Broderick-so Johnny Depp few weeks later.
“It was definitely a sign that there were issues going on on my part,” said the dirty dance actress shared in the May 12 episode of The Drew Barrymore Show. “I mean, honestly, I just thought it was God saving me from a bad situation and lovingly thrusting me into a Johnny Depp soufflé.”
Here’s a quick timeline: In 1985, she met Broderick on the set of Ferris Bueller’s day off, in which they played brother and sister. In 1988, the actor offered her a Tiffany & Co. solitaire diamond engagement ring, she wrote in her new memoir out of the cornerbut they soon parted, after which she flew to Los Angeles.