Child Stars: Then & Now

From Raven Symone to Olsen twins, see if you can recognize these actors who started their acting career as little as babies in Hollywood.

#1 Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen: Started with “Full House” as babies, sharing the role of Michelle Tanner. Millions watched them grow up on-air, twins later became tabloid and fashion-magazine staples

#2 Kristen Stewart: Was just 12 when she played Jodie Foster’s daughter in the 2002 film “Panic Room,” for which she received a Young Artist Award nomination

#3 Miley Cyrus: The star formerly known as Hannah Montana, She looked very clean-cut back in 2007

#4 Drew Barrymore: Gertie in “E.T.” She was 7 when the movie came out in 1982

#5 Raven Symone: Was the tiniest Cosby kid when she played Bill Cosby’s step-granddaughter Olivia in “The Cosby Show”, later had her own show, “That’s So Raven”

#6 Ron Howard: Was known as Opie from “The Andy Griffith Show.” and as wisecracking teen Richie Cunningham on “Happy Days.”

#7 Dakota Fanning: At age 7 in 2001 movie, “I Am Sam”, was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award, later played rocker Cherie Currie in “The Runaways”

#8 Macaulay Culkin: Was famously left “Home Alone” in the blockbuster 1990 movie, which came out when he was only 10

#9 Elle Fanning: The younger sister of Dakota Fanning, started acting at age 2, breakout role was in 2011’s “Super 8,” which came out when she was just 13

#10 Sara Gilbert: “Roseanne” in the 1990s, later created and co-hosts “The Talk,” and is a regular on “The Big Bang Theory.”

#11 Ryan Gosling: Started with “Mickey Mouse Club” and moved on to a variety of family-friendly shows such as “Goosebumps” and “Young Hercules.”

#12 Maureen McCormick: The blonde Brady sister was the teen dream for many young viewers, has more recently done a batch of reality shows, including “Celebrity Fit Club.”

#13 Christian Bale: The Batman was just 13 when he starred in Steven Spielberg’s “Empire of the Sun.”

#14 Jodie Foster: Played a 13-year-old prostitute in the 1976 film “Taxi Driver.” She’s continued to act since, and claimed Oscars for “The Accused” and “The Silence of the Lambs”

#15 Christina Ricci: Played the morbidly charming daughter of “The Addams Family” in the 1991, later did many movie & TV roles, was nominated for an Emmy for her role on “Grey’s Anatomy”

#16 Neil Patrick Harris: Was 15 when started as medical prodigy “Doogie Howser”, later he did film, television and Broadway credits, including starring as Barney Stinson on “How I Met Your Mother.”

#17 Anna Paquin: Was 11 when she won her Oscar, for “The Piano”, later she did Sookie Stackhouse in the vampire drama “True Blood.”

#18 Tatum O’Neal: Was just 10 when she starred in “Paper Moon,” for which she would later win an Oscar, then left the business for a while and returned in the 2000s

#19 Wil Wheaton: Was in the film “Stand By Me,” then genius Wesley Crusher on “Star Trek: The Next Generation”, today he’s a writer and blogger also starring in “The Big Bang theory”

#20 Jackie Earle Haley: Played the motorcycle-riding, cigarette-smoking star athlete Kelly Leak in “The Bad News Bears” in 1976, now doing much creepier roles like ”Freddy Krueger”

#21 Barry Williams: Played by Barry Williams, held the male version of her heartthrob status, became a satellite radio DJ specializing in the music of the 1970s

#22 Mayim Bialik: Was 15 when started granny-sweater-wearing “Blossom” on the 1990s hit sitcom, brainy Bialik has a PhD in neuroscience

#23 Abigail Breslin: Was 10 when starred in the 2006 charmer, “Little Miss Sunshine,” She’s continued to act since, many don’t recognize her with her new platinum blond hair now

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