The Biggest 80s Stars Then and Now

Brooke Shields

Brooke Shields is the ultimate 80s icon. Best known for her work in such films as The Blue Lagoon and Endless Love, Brooke Shields broke out and became a star in these great 80s films. Then, in the late 80s, she took a break from acting to attend Princeton University and get a degree in French Literature. Bedder/Getty Images

Since then, she has resumed acting in television series such as Suddenly SusanLipstick Jungle, and The Middle. Shields is still going strong!