80’s Kid Stars – Where Are They Now?


Where have these 1980’s child actors been? You adored them back then, are they still adorable now? Stop asking and start discovering what these actors and actresses are doing now. Prepare to be pleasantly surprised or a bit sad. Some managed to go beyond their 15-minute glory while most decided to pursue a career path that had nothing to do with entertainment.

Think what you want, say what you want. These kids went through hell and deserve a break. Give them some attention, why don’t you?

Let’s begin…

Tracey Gold from Growing Pains

She started acting when she was only four years old. Her big break came when she was cast in Growing Pains as Carol Seavers. She was only 16 years old. It was a role she was most famous for and one that she played until 1992. At the peak of her career, everyone thought of her as the perfect teenager yet she was actually battling anorexia.

She later married Roby Marshall two years after the series ended. She now has four sons. Her recent work was in 2014’s TV Movie, “My Dad’s a Soccer Mom”.