'Ferris Bueller's Day Off' cast, then and now

Slideshow posted in Photos | Monday, June 13, 2011

1 of 11: In the 1986 comedy film 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off,' popular, charismatic high school kid Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick) decides to pretend he's sick and ditch classes for a day so he can take his girlfriend Sloane (Mia Sara) and best friend Cameron (Alan Ruck) on a joyride around town.

Meanwhile, his older and jealous sister Jeanie (Jennifer Grey) and his suspicious principal Ed Rooney (Jeffrey Jones) try to foil his plan. Check out what happened to the cast of the film, which is now considered a cult classic among members of Generation X and Y.

(Pictured: Matthew Broderick, Mia Sara and Alan Ruck appear in a scene from the 1986 film 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off.') (OTRC Photo / Paramount Pictures)