Being a child actor is universally recognized as a tough racket. Being a child actor known for performing in horror films can be even more difficult, because it often leads to type casting and limits the young performer's likelihood to be considered for roles in the best movies being made. What are some of the most famous kids from horror movies up to these days?
A lot of the young actors associated with horror films have gone on to pursue other endeavors or disappeared from Hollywood and resurfaced working in the world of independent horror. People have often wondered what happened to the children from the horror movies of years past, and this list provides the answers.The following slideshow features before and after / then and now photos of some of the most infamous child actors from horror films. It also details what the performers have been up to since the peak of their notoriety. Click through for a comprehensive account of where the children of horror are now.
Daveigh Chase ("The Ring") Then
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Miko Hughes ("Pet Sematary") Then
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