We spotted seven of Hollywood’s most adorable child stars from the 90s who stole our hearts. Remember popular sitcoms, “Full House,” “Family Matters” and PBS’s “Barney & Friends?” Long before Jurnee Smollett, Naya Rivera and Selena Gomez became the superstars they are today, they started their acting careers on the small screen. Find out about other celebrities who were child stars first, and are still making big bucks today.
Jurnee Smollett played Michelle’s best friend, Denise Frazer, on “Full House.”
Way before her cheerleader role on “Glee,” Naya Rivera appeared on “Family Matters.” She played the pint-size flirt, Gwendolyn.
Bryton McClure was famously known for his role as the curly-haired cutie, Richie Crawford, on “Family Matters.” And now he is all grown up staring on “The Young and The Restless.”
Before good girl Taylor Momsen went to the dark side, she landed the role of Cindy Lou Who in “How The Grinch Stole Christmas.” She also starred in a Shake N Bake commercial.
Michelle Trachtenberg who is known for her infamous role as Georgina Sparks on “Gossip Girl.” But before her mean girl days, Michelle starred in Nickelodeon’s “Harriet The Spy.” She also played Dawn on “Buffy The Vampire Slayer.”
StyleBlazers, be honest, did you know these actors were child stars first?