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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 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 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. She is also in a ...more
Corey Feldman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
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 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 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 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 Brennan Shipka (born November 10, 1999) is an American actress known for starring as Sabrina Spellman on the Netflix supernatural horror series Chilling Adventures of Sabrina ...more
Danielle Harris is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
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 is an actress.
Bailee Madison is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
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 is an actor.
Lukas Haas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
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 is an actor.
Tony Blankley is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
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 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 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 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 (born August 28, 2003) 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 ...more
Skai Jackson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
Skai Jackson (born April 8, 2002) 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 (born 2008) is an American actress. She plays Charlotte "Charlie" Duncan, the title character of the Disney Channel sitcom Good Luck Charlie. The series premiered April ...more
Eulala Grace Scheel is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Child Actors
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 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 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 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 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