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TRENDING List of Famous Child Actors

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List of famous child actors, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top child actors in the world? This includes the most prominent child actors, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable child actors is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic child actors were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned child actors.

This list has everything from Tony Blankley to Steve Marriott.

From reputable, prominent, and well known child actors to the lesser known child actors of today, these are some of the best professionals in the child actor field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous child actors ever?" and "What are the names of famous child actors?" then you're in the right place. (697 items)
Macaulay Culkin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
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Macaulay Carson Culkin is an American actor. He became famous as a child actor for his role as Kevin McCallister in the family comedy Home Alone and its sequel Home Alone 2: Lost in New York. He is also known for his roles in Uncle Buck, Richie Rich, My Girl, The Pagemaster, The Good Son, Party ...more

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Age: 36

Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Child Actor, Actor, Voice acting

Credits: Home Alone, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York, Ri¢hie Ri¢h, My Girl

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#77 on The Best Short Actors

#61 on The Greatest '90s Teen Stars

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Jessica Lucas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
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Jessica Lucas is a Canadian actress and singer. She is known for her roles in television, such as Melrose Place, Edgemont and Cult, and in the movies She's the Man, Cloverfield and Evil Dead. She is also in a Coldplay video, True Love, which came out on Coldplay's official YouTube channel on August ...more

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Age: 31

Birthplace: Vancouver, Canada

Profession: Child Actor, Actor, Singer

Credits: Cloverfield, Evil Dead, Pompeii, She's the Man

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Corey Feldman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
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Corey Scott Feldman is an American actor and singer. He became well-known during the 1980s, with roles as a youth in films such as The Fox and the Hound, The Goonies, Stand by Me, The Lost Boys, Gremlins and The 'Burbs. Feldman is also the lead singer for the ska band Truth Movement. ...more

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Age: 45

Birthplace: Chatsworth, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Profession: Spokesperson, Film Score Composer, Child Actor, Songwriter Television producer, + more

Credits: Stand by Me, The Goonies, Gremlins, The Lost Boys

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#20 on The Greatest '80s Teen Stars

#77 on The Best Ever Howard Stern Interviews

#75 on Who Is America's Boyfriend in 2016?

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Brian Bonsall is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
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Brian Eric Bonsall is an American former child actor. He played Andrew "Andy" Keaton, the youngest child on the NBC sitcom Family Ties from 1986 until 1989, and Alexander Rozhenko, the son of Worf and K'ehleyr, on Star Trek: The Next Generation from 1992 to 1994. ...more

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Age: 35

Birthplace: Torrance, California, USA

Profession: Child Actor, Musician

Credits: Family Ties, Blank Check, Mikey, Mother Goose Rock n' Rhyme

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Candace Cameron-Bure is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
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Candace Helene Cameron Bure is an American actress, producer, and author. She is best known for the role of D. J. Tanner, the eldest daughter, on the television series Full House which she played from ages 10 to 18. She is the younger sister of actor Kirk Cameron. In 2014, she was a contestant on ...more

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Age: 41

Birthplace: Panorama City, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Profession: Child Actor, Film Producer, Author, Actor

Credits: Full House, The View, Some Kind of Wonderful, Make It or Break It

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#95 on The Greatest Former Child Stars

#85 on Celebrities Who Should Run for President

#82 on The Greatest '90s Teen Stars

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Stefanie Scott is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
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Stefanie Noelle Scott is an American actress and singer. Scott is best known for her roles as Lexi Reed on Disney Channel's A.N.T. Farm and Dana Tressler in the film Flipped, for which she won a 2011 Young Artist Award. ...more

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Age: 20

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Profession: Child Actor, Actor, Singer

Credits: Wreck-It Ralph, Insidious: Chapter 3, A.N.T. Farm, No Strings Attached

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#13 on The Next Generation Of Stars (Age 20 and Under)

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Kiernan Shipka is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
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Kiernan Brennan "Kiki" Shipka is an American actor. She is best known for playing Sally Draper on the AMC series Mad Men and voicing Jinora in The Legend of Korra. ...more

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Age: 17

Birthplace: USA, Chicago, Illinois

Profession: Child Actor, Actor

Credits: Mad Men, Carriers, Flowers in the Attic, The Legend of Korra

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#17 on The Next Generation Of Stars (Age 20 and Under)

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Danielle Harris is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
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Danielle Andrea Harris is an American actress and film director, best known as a scream queen for her roles in various horror films, four of these in the Halloween series: 1988's Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers, 1989's Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers, 2007's Halloween and 2009's ...more

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Age: 39

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Child Actor, Model, Actor, Film Director

Credits: One Life to Live, The Wild Thornberrys, The Last Boy Scout, Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers

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