30 Awkward Child Stars Who Grew Up To Be Attractive

Most of us have to go through an embarrassed stage during the young time. Fortunately, for us ordinary people, these years will go away from us secretly when we are grown-ups. While for those child stars, they have to spend these days in the spotlight. Some of them may become ugly, but some can be more and more attractive.

1.Danica McKellar

Danica McKellar began her acting career when she was 13. In 1988 she starred in the film named Wonder Years, and after the show had ended, she went back to school and finally graduated from UCLA in the major of mathematics. Later she continued her performance and starred in many other movies like The West Wing, The Secret Life of an American Teenager, etc.

2.Josh Saviano

Josh Saviano, another role from the movie name The Wonder Years, was born in New York City and started his acting career at the age of 12. After the film of The Wonder Years, he also played the main role Kevin’s Arnold’s dorky best friend, Paul Pfeiffer. He didn’t appear on the stage until the three episodes of Law and Order: SVU.

3.Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay Lohan was a young child star, and she started her rollercoaster of the career at only three years old. She began her modeling career for Eileen Ford Models in New York. In 1998, she was picked as the twin role in the Parent Trap by Nancy Meyers.

4.Eric Lloyd

Starting his acting career at just 18 months old, Eric Lloyd got his breakthrough role in The Santa Clause which was released in 1994. Nobody would forget that the boy in this film believed in Santa until the very end. Along with some small roles on TV, Eric Lloyd continued to star in the two sequels for that series.

5.Candace Cameron Bure

Candace Cameron Bure grew up in Panorama City, California which is not so far from the Hollywood lights where he watched her older brother Kirk Cameron’s seven seasons of Growing Pains. She began her acting career at her age of 4. In 1985, she played a part in the film named Punky Brewster and later she starred in many other movies.

6.Jerry O’Connell

At the age of 12, Jerry O’Connell began to play Vern Tession, a member of a ragtag team of boys. In 1991, he went back to his hometown of Manhattan to attend NYU, while then he didn’t graduate. In 2007, he got married to the ex-supermodel Rebecca Romijn.

7.Alex D. Linz

Did you still remember the role he played in Home Alone 3 in 1997? Yes, Alex D. Linz was the little troublemaker. It seems that Linz’s talent was to make trouble because he also played another role in the movie named Max Keeble’s Big Move in 2001. Now he has grown up into a leading man.

8.Alyssa Milano

Alyssa Milano, began her acting career when she was only nine years old. She had been most people’s favorite charmed actress through these years. She once starred in the TV series named Who’s The Boss(1984-1990). Later she has blossomed into a veritable sex kitten and continued to star in the sexy drama.

9.Nicholas Hoult

Nicholas Hoult began his career at just 7, with his big blue eyes, he worked his way into all of our hearts. His teen years was filled with various projects and made a big impression on us as Tony from the British drama, Skins in 2007. Later in 2014, he has starred in some greatest films like X-Men: Days of Future Past and Mad Max: Fury Road in 2015.

10.Justin Berfield

Best known for the role on Malcolm in the Middle, Justin Berfield started his acting career at the age of 5. He topped among may different commercials. Berfield once starred in Unhappily Ever After for five seasons before start his career into the stratosphere.

11.Alyson Stoner

At the age of 9, Alyson Stoner began to dance and got her big breakthrough because of the Missy Misdemeanor Elliot by hip-hop dancing in her music videos. In 2003, she cast the role as tomboy Sarah Baker in Cheaper By The Dozen. Later she also made a good dancing move back to work in 3 more movies.

12.Alexa Vega

Similar to other young stars, Alexa Vega started her acting career at a very young age. Vega had been on the TV show when she was only 5. She starred the role as the household in the Spy Kids several years later. In 2015, she also played a role in a few episodes of the hit show, Nashville.

13.Daniel Curtis Lee

Daniel Curtis Lee, an American actor, rapper and comedian, is known for playing Simon “Cookie” Nelson-Cook on the Nickelodeon series. He played a role in Friday After Next in 2002 at the age of only 10, which made him reach the point and inspired him to take acting seriously.

14.Lacey Chabert

Lacey Chabert had been performing when she was just 9. In 1994, she cast the role as Claudia Salinger in the TV drama series named Party of Five. She had also voiced many television characters because of her unique voice, such as the role of Eliza in The Wild Thornberry’s. The role she played in the Gretchen Wieners made a good impression on us.

15.Tyler Posey

Tyler Posey, the California native, has been performing and acting at the age of 6. He drew people’s attention in 2002. Because at his age of 11, he starred two major roles: one is Arnold Schwarzenegger in Collateral Damage, another one is Jennifer Lopez in Maid in Manhattan in 2002.

16.Tatyana Ali

Tatyana Ali, born in New York, was a girl that we have seen her grown up on the TV show. At her age of 7, she had won the film named Star Search for the second time. Later she went on her study and graduated from Harvard and had a successful singing career. In 2014, she also was cast the role as Tyana Jones in the TV named Love That Girl.

17.Jonathan Lipnicki

Jonathan Lipnicki began to be cast the role in the movie name Tom Cruise when he was only 5. For a short time, he began to appear everywhere, such as the Stuart Little and the sequels in 1999, The Little Vampire in 2000, and Like Mike in 2002.

18.Devon Sawa

As a little cute Canadian-born star, Devon Saw was recognized as the role in The Little Giants in 1994. After he gradually grew up, he turned his heartthrob image into a leading man who seek more roles in many independent roles. He was well known for the role he cast in Final Destination in 2000.

19.Josh Peck

Josh Peck, born in 1986 in the United States in New York City, is officially handsome and skinny. He was recognized by people for the role he cast in the popular Nickelodeon TV show named Drake & Josh in 2004. Later in 2014, he also has been on The Big Bang Theory.

20.Danielle Fishel

Danielle Fishel, born in the United States, is an actress who once starred in the Boy Meets World in 1993. After playing the quirky and wise girlfriend to Cory Mattews on the coming of age sitcom, Fishel got a name for herself. And now she has grown up, and almost all the boys still have crushes on her.

21.Blake Mciver Ewing

Blake Mciver Ewing, born in Los Angeles, California, the USA on March 27, 1985, is an actor known for Tarzan in 1999. He also starred in the film named The Little Rascals in 1994. His puberty has made him turn from the heartthrob into a bonafide hunk.

22.Matthew Lewis

Most well-known for the role he played for the dweeby, Matthew Lewis has grown up into a brave and surprising great part in Harry Potter, which is one of the most famous movie series. Now he has continued to work and appeared on the stage, including the works of The Syndicate in 2012, Bluestone 42 in 2013 and Ripper Street in 2016.

23.Daniel Radcliffe

Another child star who was recognized by all the people in the epic Harry Potter was Harry played by Daniel Radcliffe. With the help of his showbiz parents, the London native star started his acting career at a very young age. The first role he played was in The Tailor of Panama in 2001. In 2016, you can also see him in Now You See Me 2.

24.Zac Efron

Zac Efron was known by people because of the role he played as Troy Bolton in the Disney Channel in 2006. But actually, he started his career when performing in many musicals which made him the famous perfect role for the coming movies. We are sure you can see him in the Baywatch which will be out in 2017.

25.Hayden Panettiere

Hayden Panettiere, born in New York City, started her career when she was just 11 months old. At the age of 4, she got the first role for herself, which is in the soap opera named One Life to Live in 1968. In 2000, she made everyone know her of the movie titled Remember The Titans. She is now also very sexy after her grown up.

26.Michael Fishman

Michael Fishman is an actor who has the main work of The Artificial Intelligence. He had no experience for the upcoming show of Roseanne Barr, while it was a right choice for him to continue to play the funny D.J. Conner for 220 episodes. He was recognized by people for the role he played in the A.I. in 2000.

27.Tia and Tamera Mowry

Tia and Tamera Mowry were co-starring in the wildly successful Disney sitcom, Sister, Sister. Now they two have grown up into beautiful and successful women. As we all know they often appear in a pair, but now they have separated to develop their careers.

28.Robert Ri’chard

You must remember the ripped charmer Robert Richard played in Nickelodeon’s comedy named Cousin Skeeter in 1998. He became famous because of this show. Later in 2006 he had cast the role in One on One and Meet the Browns in 2009. He became more and more successful later, and we hope that he would be busy all the time.

29.Michelle Trachtenberg

Michelle Trachtenberg had been working for her career when she was just three years old. In 1996, she was cast in the Nickelodeon’s Harriet the Spy. Later in 2000, she also starred in the film named Buffy the Vampire Slayer. In 2008, she became hot because of the role she played in the Gossip girl, which made her successful.

30.Mark-Paul Gosselaar

Mark-Paul Gosselaar, born in Panorama City, California on March 1, 1974, is an actor who once starred in the movie named Saved By The Bell in 1989. After he had played the role as Zack Morris, Gosselaar has been seen in many other parts. You can also catch him in the NYBD Blue in 2001 to play a role as a detective.

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