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Famous Female Child Actors

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List of famous female child actors, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female child actors list contains the most prominent and top females known for being child actors. There are thousand of females working as child actors in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic child actors have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a child actor then the people below should give you inspiration.

List is made up of a variety of young girl actresses, including Drew Barrymore and Shirley Temple.

While this isn't a list of all female child actors, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female child actors?" and "Who are the best female child actors?"
Eulala Grace Scheel is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Child Actors
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Eulala Grace Scheel

Eulala Grace Scheel is a child actress and the daughter of actress Marcia Gay Harden and Thaddeus Scheel. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 20

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

Darla Hood is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Child Actors
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Darla Jean Hood (November 8, 1931 – June 13, 1979) was an American child actress, best known as the leading lady in the Our Gang series from 1935 to 1941. She was born in Leedey, Oklahoma, the only child of music teacher Elizabeth Davner, and James Claude Hood, who worked in a bank. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 48 (1931-1979)

Birthplace: Leedey, Oklahoma, United States of America

Joey King is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Child Actors
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Joey Lynn King (born July 30, 1999) is an American actress. She gained recognition portraying Ramona Quimby in the family comedy film Ramona and Beezus (2010), an adaptation of Beverly Cleary's book series Beezus and Ramona. King also appeared in the films Crazy, Stupid, Love (2011), The Dark Knight Rises (2012), Oz the Great and Powerful (2013), The Conjuring (2013), White House Down (2013), Independence Day: Resurgence (2016), Wish Upon (2017), The Kissing Booth (2018), and Slender Man (2018). King received critical acclaim after starring in the anthology drama series The Act (2019). She received a nomination for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 19

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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Aubrey Anderson-Emmons ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Child Actors
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Aubrey Frances Anderson-Emmons (born June 6, 2007)is an American child actress, best known for her role as Lily Tucker-Pritchett on ABC's Modern Family. She was the youngest star to adorn the red carpet at the 2012 and 2013 Primetime Emmy Awards. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 11

Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States of America

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