Nearly 30 Years After Blossom Premiered, Here's Where the Cast Is Now
It's been nearly 30 years since Blossom first debuted on NBC. The classic '90s sitcom introduced us to a cast of future TV stars, including Mayim Bialik and Joey Lawrence. We obviously know how their careers turned out, but what about the rest of the actors who starred alongside them for five years? The cast of Blossom have had pretty widely varied professional paths after their hit show in the '90s, from successful acting careers to quieter lives outside of Hollywood. If you're wondering about the latest news of your favorite Blossom stars, wonder no more! We've taken a look to see what the main cast is up to these days — keep reading for all the updates on the show's cast today.
Mayim Bialik as Blossom Russo
Bialik launched her career as the titular character, a thoughtful girl growing up in a complicated family.
Mayim Bialik Now
As an adult, Bialik is best known for her Emmy-nominated role as Amy Farrah Fowler on The Big Bang Theory. She's got much more than her acting career going on, though: Bialik earned a PhD in neuroscience in 2007!
Joey Lawrence as Joey Russo
Lawrence played Blossom's dim-bulb jock older brother; younger versions of the character were played in flashbacks by Lawrence's own younger brothers.
Joey Lawrence Now
Lawrence has worked steadily since Blossom, including a show with his real-life brothers, who are both actors as well. He's had a moderately successful music career, and more recently turned back to comedy work with the 2010s sitcom Melissa and Joey.
Michael Stoyanov as Tony Russo
Stoyanov played the oldest Russo sibling, Tony, a recovering addict turned paramedic.
Michael Stoyanov Now
Stoyanov's career has been a little quieter than some of his Blossom castmates. He's had supporting roles on shows like Justified, Gotham, and Billions, and has also had a career as a writer.
Ted Wass as Nick Russo
Wass's role as Russo patriarch Nick was his last acting role. Since then, he's stayed out of the spotlight and shifted to a directing career, with episodes of Spin City, 2 Broke Girls, and The Big Bang Theory on his résumé.
Jenna von Oÿ as Six Dorothy Lemeure
Six (left) was Blossom's loyal best friend, who goes through a lot of tough situations over the course of the series.
Jenna von Oÿ Now
Von Oÿ is a mom of two and a published author, but she's stepped away from acting.
David Lascher as Vinnie Bonitardi
Lascher portrayed Vinnie, Blossom's on-and-off boyfriend.
David Lascher Now
Aside from Blossom, Lascher's best known role is as Sabrina's college boyfriend Josh on Sabrina the Teenage Witch. He's largely stepped away from showbiz, but continues to write and produce on occasion.
Portia Dawson as Rhonda Jo Applegate
Dawson's Rhonda (right) was an on-and-off love interest for Tony. Dawson hasn't acted in anything since 2007 and lives out of the spotlight now.
Finola Hughes as Carol Russo
The British actress played Carol, Nick's second wife and stepmother to Blossom, Joey, and Tony.
Finola Hughes Now
Hughes has continued to work steadily, but mostly in smaller roles on projects including Charmed, Make It or Break It, and Like Crazy. In 2010, she reunited with Blossom stepson Joey Lawrence on an episode of his sitcom Melissa and Joey.