RALPHIE, from the 1983 film, A Christmas Story, is an icon for the holidays.
Although fans of the movie may only know Ralphie as a kid lusting for a Red Ryder BB gun, he is a whole new man today.
Who is Ralphie from A Christmas Story?
At 12, Peter Billingsley played Ralphie Parker in the 1982 movie, A Christmas Story.
He portrayed the role of a young boy who attempts to convince his parents that a Red Ryder BB gun is the perfect Christmas gift.
Billingsley is an American actor, director, and producer.
He started his acting career at a highly early age.
Billingsley’s roles include Jack Simmons in The Dirt Bike Kid, Billy in Death Valley, and Messy Marvin in Hershey’s 1980’s chocolate syrup commercials.
Where is Ralphie now?
Billingsley, now 50 years old, is continuing his acting career.
He has appeared in Spider-Man: Far From Home and 2008’s Iron man, as William Ginter Riva.
In 2020, he appeared in the Netflix docuseries Challenger: The Final Flight and made cameos on films like Elf, The Dirt Bike Kid, Arcade, etc.
Where can you watch A Christmas Story?
You can find A Christmas Story on most of your favorite streaming services, including HBO Max, Hulu, YouTube TV, FuboTV, and Sling TV.
You can also rent the film for $3.99 on Amazon Prime, Google Play, Vudu, or iTunes.