5 Child Stars Who Lost Their Way


With her erratic behavior lately, Amanda Bynes (of Nickelodeon fame) has been labeled everything under the sun. While no one knows exactly what’s happening, one thing’s for sure—child actors don’t have it easy. Being introduced to Hollyweird at an early age tends to cause fits of insanity, rage or just plain stupidity down the road.

In some ways, such damaging behavior can be viewed as a lesson to their fans and to parents to pay attention when they notice something awry. Flip through the gallery to find out how some of your favorite child stars lost their way and if they were able to get back on track.