Posts tagged "child stars"

The Boys From “Home Improvement,” Then And Now

Any Jonathan Taylor Thomas sighting is a reason to celebrate, but when he's standing next to his sitcom brother? Even better! JTT came out to support Brad Zachery Ty Bryan at the screening of "Dark Tourist," which Bryan produced. It's been almost 15 years since "Home Improvement" went off the air, and these two child…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 16, 2013

You’ll Never Guess Who This Celeb Is …

Take a good look. Does this young actress, spotted at the Teen Choice Awards Sunday night, look at all familiar? She should, because she's ...

By: Julie Gerstein / August 13, 2013

Former Child Star Mara Wilson Explains Why So Many Of Them Go Crazy

Remember the little girl from "Mrs. Doubtfire" and "Matilda"? Her name is Mara Wilson and she went to NYU and now works as a writer. She's also pretty darn smart, as is evident from her piece on Cracked explaining seven reasons why child stars go crazy. Basically, it comes down to their parents not helping…

By: Jessica Wakeman / May 29, 2013

Jonathan Taylor Thomas Reflects On Fame

"I never took the fame too seriously. It was a great period in my life, but it doesn't define me. When I think back on the time, I look at it with a wink. I focus on the good moments I had, not that I was on a lot of magazine covers." --Teen heartthrob Jonathan

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / March 22, 2013

Mara Wilson Doesn’t Miss Being In Movies

"Film can be exciting, but more often, it’s tedious. The celebrity aspect is nothing short of ridiculous, and auditioning is brutal and dehumanizing. Every time I see a pretty young girl on the subway reading sides for an audition, my only thought is, 'Man, am I glad I’m not doing that anymore.' I never feel…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 19, 2012

Child Stars Come Out Against Kirk Cameron

Eighties sitcoms are funny, but what isn't funny: Kirk Cameron's stance on homosexuality. So some of his fellow '80s child stars took a stand against Kirk and formed Child Celebrities Opposing Kirk Cameron (CCOKC). Cast members from "Out of this World," "Adventures in Babysitting," "Mr. Belvedere" and more are speaking out about Cameron's vile ways.

By: Julie Gerstein / April 13, 2012

“My Girl” Star Hits The Red Carpet — Plus More Child Stars Now!

Anna Chlumsky had everyone crying 20 years ago when "My Girl" came out in 1991 -- but last night, she hit the red carpet looking red hot! Chlumsky, who played "Vada Saltenfuss" alongside a young Macaulay Culkin in the tearjerker flick, was spotted at the premiere of Oscar-bait "The Iron Lady," looking gorgeous in a red dress and black…

By: TooFab / December 14, 2011

Mason Disick’s Giant Salary Now Can Add Up To A Real Life For Him Later

It's been recently reported that Mason Disick, the almost-2-year-old son to Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick, most likely makes serious bank for his appearances on his mom and aunt's popular reality show Kourtney & Kim Take New York. And by bank, we mean about $3,000 an episode. Daaaaang. Read more...

By: The Stir / December 8, 2011

Kiernan Shipka Of “Mad Men” Analyzes Other Child Stars

It's about 10 years too late to help Shia LaBeouf. But maybe Kiernan Shipka can still do some good in the wild and crazy world of child stars. She has certainly spent long enough in the child psychologist's office on "Mad Men." Most of the sessions in this Funny Or Die video are pretty cool,…

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 21, 2011