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Tuesday, July 8, 2014
The Girl within the movie: вЂњJack & DianeвЂќ (1982)
The video: вЂњJack & DianeвЂќ by John Cougar (now John Mellencamp).
The girl-now-woman: Vicky Granucci.
Just exactly How old had been you when you starred in the вЂњJack & DianeвЂќ video clip?
Where had been you residing during the time?
John and I also lived in Bloomington, IN.
just How do you fulfill?
John and I also came across at my friendвЂ™s home and convinced her to invite me to dinner after he saw a photo of me. I was surprised when I realized I was on a blind date when I arrived at Dan TanaвЂ™s (restaurant) in Hollywood. We hit it off instantly.
Are you вЂњDianeвЂќ?
Although a lot of individuals believe it is in regards to the two of us, Diane and Jack are fictional characters. ( exactly How funny could it be that when I have always been composing this, вЂњJack & DianeвЂќ arrived in the radio?)
Exactly just What music videos, shows, or movies, if any, had you starred in ahead of that?
In the belated вЂ70s, We worked as an additional in a number of television shows, commercials, and movies including potato potato CHiPs, Happy Days, appreciate Boat, Fantasy Island, CharlieвЂ™s Angels, Grease, and Thank God ItвЂ™s Friday.
Did John request you to end up being the movie or did you volunteer?
I truly donвЂ™t discover how we decided i might be within the movie. It simply happened.
Where ended up being the movie filmed?
The part where John is singing the song was shot at a little restaurant/bar in Medora, IN. We additionally filmed вЂњHurt So GoodвЂќ here [earlier] that same day.
The 8 mm footage of John and I also had been filmed at and around our home in Bloomington.
All the pictures of John and we growing up were from our collections that are personal.