Can you believe it? The Rocky Horror Picture Show turns 40 this weekend!
The hilariously spooky film musical was released in Canada and the U.S. back on Sept. 26, 1975, and has grown to become a Halloween cult classic for four decades and counting. Seriously, who doesn’t love the film?
In honour of Rocky Horror‘s landmark birthday, let’s do the time warp and see what Dr. Frank N. Furter, Riff Raff, Magenta and the rest of the cast look like today.
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Here’s what the cast of ‘Rocky Horror’ looks like, 40 years later
Janet (Susan Sarandon)Following her role as Rocky Horror's heroine, Susan Sarandon has continued to have an impressive film career, highlighted by an Oscar win in 1995 for Dead Man Walking. Surandon is now 68.20th Century Fox/Getty Images
Brad (Barry Bostwick)Following his role as Rocky Horror's hero, Barry Bostwick has gone on to star in several TV shows such as Spin City, Law and Order: SVU, Research, Cougar Town and New Girl. He is now 70!20th Century Fox/Getty Images
Columbia (Nell Campbell)After playing the lovably eccentric groupie Columbia in Rocky Horror, Nell Campbell went on to star in theatre, had small roles in several films and eventually became club and restaurant owner. She is now 62.20th Century Fox/Getty Images
Riff Raff (Richard O'Brien)After screenwriting Rocky Horror and its music, as well as starring as Dr. Furter's hunched servant Riff Raff, Richard O'Brien has continued to get roles in film and TV. He also did lead voice work on the popular cartoon Phineas and Ferb. He is now 73.20th Century Fox/Getty Images
Magenta (Patricia Quinn)After starring as Furter's creepy sister Magenta, Patricia Quinn has continued her career in film, television and theatre. Her most recent role was doing voice work in the 2013 short film Yurei No Henka. She is now 71.20th Century Fox/Getty Images
Eddie Ex (Meat Loaf)After his role as Rocky Horror's labotomized delivery boy Eddie, Meat Loaf has continued to act in film, TV and on stage. He continues to have a huge music career and is set to release a new album called Braver Than We Are next year. He is now 67.20th Century Fox/Getty Images
Dr. Frank N. Furter (Tim Curry)Tim Curry's lead role as the trans mad scientist Dr. Frank N. Furter in Rocky Horror was legendary. Following the film, Curry scored countless roles in TV and film. He suffered a stroke in 2013, but has continued to do voice work. He is now 69.20th Century Fox/Getty Images
Rocky Horror (Peter Hinwood)What ever happened to Peter Hinwood, the actor who played Dr. Furter's buff creation, Rocky Horror? It turns out that after the film, Hinwood ditched his acting career to become an antiques dealer. The black and white photo of Hinwood from 1999 is the most recent one we could find. He is now 69.20th Century Fox/Getty Images