Brooke Shields is an American actress, model and former child star. Initially a child model, Shields gained critical acclaim for her leading role in Louis Malle's controversial film Pretty Baby (1978), in which she played a child prostitute in New Orleans. The role garnered Shields widespread notoriety, and she continued to model into her late teenage years and starred in several dramas in the 1980s, including The Blue Lagoon (1980), and Franco Zeffirelli's Endless Love (1981)
Peggy Ann Garner was an American actress. A successful child actress, Garner played her first film role in 1938 and won the Academy Juvenile Award for her work in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1945). Featured roles in such films as Black Widow (1954) did not further her attempts to establish herself in mature film roles, and although she progressed to theatrical work, she made relatively few acting appearances as an adult
Linda Blair is an American actress. From the age of five, Linda had to get used to the spotlight, first as a child model and then as an actress, when out of 600 applicants she was picked for the role of Regan, the possessed child, in The Exorcist (1973), for which she was nominated for an Academy Award and won a Golden Globe. She reprised her role in Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)
"Beautiful stage and film actress Margaret Lockwood (1916-1990) was the female lead of the early Hitchcock classic The Lady Vanishes (1938). In the 1940’s she became Britain's leading box-office star specializing in beautiful but diabolical adventuresses."
Luke Halpin began a prolific career as a child actor at the age of eight. Halpin is perhaps best known for his role as Sandy Ricks in the feature films Flipper and Flipper's New Adventure, as well as for reprising his role for the television series adaptation, also titled Flipper
Margaret Lockwood. Beautiful stage and film actress Margaret Lockwood (1916-1990) was the female lead of the early Hitchcock classic The Lady Vanishes. In the 1940’s she became Britain's leading box-office star specializing in beautiful but diabolical adventuresses.
Gillian Bailey is a British academic and former actress. She was mainly known as a child actor. Her best-known role was as Billie in Here Come the Double Deckers (1970-71). Other roles included Phyllis in a television version of The Railway Children (1968), Janey in The Witch's Daughter (1971), and Callie in Follyfoot (1971-73). She was less prominent as an adult, although she remained working being cast in the first episode of Blake's 7 as well as appearing in series 1 of Poldark
Jodie Foster is an American actress, film director, and producer. Foster made nearly 50 film and television appearances before she attended college. She began her career at age three as a Coppertone girl in a television commercial, and her first significant role came in 1976 as a child prostitute in Taxi Driver, for which she received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress
Montgomery Clift - what a face! Clift drank and took prescription drugs to deal with severe mental and emotional issues after a car accident that left his face disfigured. BIRTH: October 17, 1920 in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.A. DEATH: July 23, 1966 in New York City, New York, U.S.A. CAUSE OF DEATH: Occlusive Coronary Artery Disease CLAIM TO FAME: "From Here To Eternity" He eventually died of a heart attack at the age of 45.
Norman Chaney was a child actor, notable for appearing in 19 Our Gang comedies as "Chubby"from 1929 to 1931. By spring 1931, Chaney was getting taller and increasingly heavier. He finished out the 1930-31 season without being offered another contract. Both Chaney and his parents decided he would not pursue acting following his final Our Gang short, Fly My Kite