child actors Child Stars Who Grew Up to Look Like Muppets  

Nicole Breanne
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There are a bunch of child stars who grew up and became really creepy, but this list takes it a step further. These are the child stars who grew up to be creepy, because these days, they look like Muppets. That's right, these once adorable famous children now look like something Jim Henson created. From Boy Meets World's Topanga and The Partridge Family's Danny Bonaduce... to Miss Piggy and Beaker. These funny looking washed up child actors can now add "Muppet Doppelgänger" to their resumes, right next to "has-been."

What celebrity children became weird looking adults? There are plenty of odd looking celebrities out there and this list of former child stars who now look like Muppets chronicles some of the specifically tragic cases of pre-pubescent cuteness gone awry.

Lindsay Lohan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Child Stars Who Grew Up to Look Like Muppets
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Lindsay Lohan played the freckled face twins in the remake of The Parent Trap. Then she grew up, dyed her hair blonde, got arrested, became a lesbian (for a two seconds), and posed for Playboy.

Lindsay's likeness to the Muppet Sleeping Beauty is pretty astonishing. For one thing, who walks around with a crown on their head? Not even the Queen of England wears a crown, but Lohan seems to think it's a normal, every day practice.

Age: 30

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

Profession: Fashion designer, Entrepreneur, Singer-songwriter, Model, Designer, + more

Credits: Herbie Fully Loaded, Mean Girls, The Parent Trap, Freaky Friday

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Jake Lloyd


Jake Lloyd is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Child Stars Who Grew Up to Look Like Muppets
Photo: Dwight Stanley/The Muppets/Wikimedia Commons/Facebook/Public Domain

Young Anakin in Star Wars: Episode 1 was played by Jake Lloyd. Lloyd scared us all with his horrible acting in Phantom Menace, we didn't even buy him as a human being, and now he scares us with his... well, with his face.

Lloyd looks a lot like Animal. Animal the Muppet is adorable... he's weird, he's hairy, he bangs drums, but the reason he's cute is mostly because he's not real... he doesn't even look like anything that could remotely be considered real - except Jake Lloyd. So they have that in common.

Age: 26

Birthplace: USA, Fort Collins, Colorado

Profession: Actor

Credits: Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace, Jingle All the Way, Race to Space, Unhook the Stars, Madison, + more

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Corey Feldman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Child Stars Who Grew Up to Look Like Muppets
Photo:  Glenn Francis/The Muppets/Wikimedia Commons/Facebook/CC BY-SA 3.0
Corey Feldman stared in such 80s classics as Stand By Me and The Lost Boys, he used to hang out with Michael Jackson, and he looks a lot like Kermit the Frog... but only when Kermit is making his "disappointed" face. You know the kind of face you'd make when someone says you resemble Corey Feldman.

Age: 44

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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Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Child Stars Who Grew Up to Look Like Muppets
Photo:  Everett Collection/The Dark Crystal/Shutterstock
When the Olsen Twins were Michelle Tanner on "Full House," everyone thought they were incredibly cute when they'd say "you got it dude," then there was the countdown till when they were legal... but we're not sure why. It's has to because they're billionaires, because the truth of the matter is Mary-Kate and Ashley look like Gelflings. They are the spitting image of the weird elf creatures in Dark Crystal. It's creepy.

Birthplace: Sherman Oaks

Profession: Singer, Writer, Businessperson, Entertainer

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#48 on The Greatest Former Child Stars

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