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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
Macaulay Culkin 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 ...more

Jessica Lucas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Jessica Lucas 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. ...more

Corey Feldman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Corey Feldman 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, ...more

Brian Bonsall is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Brian Bonsall 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 ...more

Candace Cameron-Bure is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Candace Cameron-Bure 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 ...more

Stefanie Scott is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Stefanie Scott 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 ...more

Kiernan Shipka is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Kiernan Shipka 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.

Danielle Harris is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Danielle Harris 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: ...more

Sherry Jackson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Sherry Jackson Sherry Jackson is an actress.

Bailee Madison is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Bailee Madison Bailee Madison is an American teen actress. She is known for her role in Bridge to Terabithia in which she plays May Belle Aarons, the younger sister of Jesse Aarons. Madison also starred in the ...more

Dylan Sprouse is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Dylan Sprouse Dylan Sprouse is an actor.

Lukas Haas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Lukas Haas Lukas Daniel Haas is an American actor and musician. His acting career has spanned three decades, during which he has appeared in more than 50 feature films and a number of television shows and ...more

Cole Sprouse is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Cole Sprouse Cole Sprouse is an actor.

Tony Blankley is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Tony Blankley Anthony David "Tony" Blankley was an English-American political analyst who gained fame as the press secretary for Newt Gingrich, the first Republican Speaker of the House in forty ...more

Jonathan Ke Quan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Jonathan Ke Quan Jonathan Luke Ke Huy Quan is a Vietnamese-born American actor. He is best known for his appearances in the 1980s Steven Spielberg productions of Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom and The

Nicola Stapleton is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Nicola Stapleton Nicola Kathleen Stapleton is an English actress. A graduate of the Sylvia Young Theatre School, Stapleton began her career at an early age, appearing in films such as Hansel and Grettel and on ...more

Bradley Steven Perry is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Bradley Steven Perry Bradley Steven Perry is an American teen actor, best known for his role as Gabe Duncan on the Disney Channel family sitcom Good Luck Charlie, and for his role as Roger Elliston III in Disney's ...more

Quvenzhané Wallis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Quvenzhané Wallis Quvenzhané Wallis is an American actress, model, and singer. She is known for her role as Hushpuppy in the critically acclaimed drama film Beasts of the Southern Wild, for which she ...more

Skai Jackson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Skai Jackson Skai Jackson is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Zuri Ross in the Disney Channel sitcom Jessie.

Mia Talerico is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Mia Talerico Mia Talerico (born 2008)[1] is an American child actress. She plays Charlotte "Charlie" Duncan, the title character of the Disney Channel sitcom Good Luck Charlie. The series premiered ...more

Eulala Grace Scheel is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Eulala Grace Scheel Eulala Grace Scheel is a child actress and the daughter of actress Marcia Gay Harden and Thaddeus Scheel.

Darla Hood is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Darla Hood Darla Jean Hood 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 James Claude Hood and ...more

Justin Henry is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Justin Henry Justin Worthington Henry is an American former child actor. He appeared in the 1979 film Kramer vs. Kramer in a performance that earned him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting ...more

Joey King is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Joey King Joey Lynn King is an American teen actress. She is known for her starring role as Ramona Quimby in Ramona and Beezus, the 2010 adaption of Beverly Cleary's book series with the same title. She ...more

Jane Withers is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Jane Withers Jane Withers is an American actress. Beginning a prolific career as a child actress at the age of three, Withers is a Young Artist Award–Former Child Star "Lifetime Achievement" Award ...more

Carl Switzer is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Carl Switzer Carl Dean Switzer was an American actor, professional dog breeder and hunting guide. Switzer began his career as a child actor in the mid-1930s appearing in the Our Gang short subjects series as ...more

Joey Luthman is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Joey Luthman Joseph Gregory Wagner "Joey" Luthman is an American actor. He is best known for his recurring role as Rad Ferris on the series Weeds.

Aubrey Anderson-Emmons is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Aubrey Anderson-Emmons Aubrey Frances Anderson-Emmons 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 ...more

Dean Stockwell is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Dean Stockwell Dean Stockwell is an American actor of film and television, with a career spanning over 65 years. As a child actor under contract to Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer he first came to the public's attention ...more

Lisa Jakub is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Lisa Jakub Lisa Jakub is a Canadian-American writer, and a former child actress. She is best known for her roles in Mrs. Doubtfire as Lydia Hillard and Independence Day as Alicia Casse.

Billy Laughlin is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Billy Laughlin William Robert "Billy" Laughlin was an American child actor. He is best known for playing the character Froggy in the Our Gang short films in its final stretch, from 1940 to 1944.

Jackie Coogan is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Jackie Coogan John Leslie "Jackie" Coogan was an American actor who began his movie career as a child actor in silent films. Charlie Chaplin's film classic The Kid made him one of the first child ...more

Danni Bennatar is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Danni Bennatar Danielle Faye Bennatar is an English child actress, who was cast in the British soap opera EastEnders in 2008 as Phil Mitchell's daughter Louise Mitchell. The character was last seen in 2003 ...more

Julie Vega is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Julie Vega Julie Pearl Apostol Postigo, better known by her stage name Julie Vega, was a Filipina child actress, singer and commercial model. She remains very popular and well loved in her native ...more

Michael de Mesa is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Michael de Mesa Michael De Mesa is a Filipino film and television actor.

Steve Marriott is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Steve Marriott Stephen Peter "Steve" Marriott was an English musician, songwriter and frontman of two notable rock and roll bands, spanning over two decades. Marriott is remembered for his powerful ...more

Gordon Gebert is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Gordon Gebert Gordon Alan Gebert was a child actor who is predominantly known for having smaller roles, in such films as Holiday Affair. He later turned away from acting and became a college professor.

Bindi Irwin is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Bindi Irwin Bindi Sue Irwin is an Australian actress, television presenter, and daughter of The Crocodile Hunter star Steve Irwin, and Terri Irwin. Irwin has been involved in acting, singing, songwriting, ...more

Thomas Sangster is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Thomas Sangster Thomas Brodie-Sangster also credited as Thomas Sangster, is an English actor and musician, known for his role as Jojen Reed in Game of Thrones, his voice as Ferb Fletcher in Phineas and Ferb, ...more

Samantha Smith is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Samantha Smith Samantha Reed Smith was an American schoolgirl, peace activist and child actress from Manchester, Maine, who became famous in the Cold War era United States and Soviet Union. In 1982, Smith ...more

Jeff Cohen is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Jeff Cohen Jeffrey Bertan Cohen, B.S., J.D. is an American attorney and former child actor best remembered for appearing as Chunk in the 1985 Steven Spielberg production The Goonies.

Ella Cruz is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Ella Cruz Gabriela Annjane "Ella" Umali Cruz, is a Filipina actress, model, product endorser, host, commercial model and dancer. She become more popular in the country from her under ABS-CBN's ...more

Harry Spear is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Harry Spear Harry Spear was an American child actor, notable for appearing in the Our Gang short subjects series from 1927 to 1929. He was a native of Los Angeles, California.

Sarah Ramos is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Sarah Ramos Sarah Ramos is an actress.

Sherihan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Sherihan Sherihan, is an Egyptan actress and multi-artist.

Allisyn Ashley Arm is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Allisyn Ashley Arm Allisyn Ashley Arm is an American actress and sketch comedian. Arm is most known for her main role as Zora Lancaster on Sonny with a Chance and in Disney Channel's sketch comedy series So

Noah
Noah "40" Shebib Noah James Shebib (born March 31, 1983), better known as 40, is a Canadian record producer and former child actor from Toronto, Ontario. He is best known for his musical collaborations with ...more

Roger Mobley is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Roger Mobley Roger Lance Mobley was a busy child actor in the 1950s and 1960s, making over 110 television appearances and co-starring in nine feature films in his nine-year career, before becoming a member ...more

Morgan Lily is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Morgan Lily Morgan Lily is an American actress and fashion model. She started modeling internationally at four years old and appeared in more than 21 television commercials, and many photo shoots before her ...more

Sharlene San Pedro is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Sharlene San Pedro Sharlene Santos San Pedro, better known as Sharlene San Pedro, is a Filipina actress. She made her first television appearance at the age of five ever since joining ABS-CBN's talent search Star ...more