Mara Wilson's big breakout role was the role of Matilda in the movie Matilda. The movie was released in 1996 when she was only 11 years old. She is now 30 years old and is the voice of Jill Pill and Quail Mother in the TV show BoJack Horseman.
Here is a picture of what Louise and Lisa Burns, the Grady twins from The Shining, look like today. Born in 1968, The Shining was their first and last entertainment gig. Now Louise is a scientist and Lisa is a lawyer.
3. Thomas Brodie-Sangster AKA Sam in 'Love Actually'
Thomas Brodie-Sangster has not stopped working since he starred in Love Actually. He has made appearances on TV shows like Game Of Thrones as well as the movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens. He is now 27 years old.
Did you know that Haley Joel Osment was the first millennial male to have received an Academy Award nomination for acting? Does That make him the greatest millennial ever? Before he starred in The Sixth Sense he was in the movies Forrest Gump and Bogus. Haley Joel Osment was born in 1988.
Born in 1980, Macaulay Culkin was acting at just five years old. (What were you doing at five?) He booked Home Alone when he was only 10 years old (again, what were you doing at 10?) and quickly became a child celebrity. His most recent gig was playing himself in 2015 and 2016 in The Jim Gaffigan Show.
It looks like Cindy Lou Who is all grown up! If you can believe it, she booked the role when she was only seven years old. She then went from The Grinch to Spy Kids and then landed the role of Jenny Humphrey in Gossip Girl.
Daryl Sabara has more acting credits than most people on this list combined. He appeared on Murphy Brown, Roswell and Will & Grace before landing Spy Kids. Since then he was on the shows Weeds, Ultimate Spider-Man andBen 10, just to name a few.
Jonathan Lipnicki's first role ever was playing Ray in the movie Jerry Maguire. It looks like that adorable little nugget is all grown up. Lipnicki is now 27 years old and has six projects currently in post-production.
How many times a day do you think someone asks Jeff Cohen to do the Truffle Shuffle? (Answer: every day.) After playing Chunk in the movie Goonies, Cohen worked here and there, doing after school specials as well as a few made-for-TV movies. He has not had an acting gig since 1991.
She was cuter than cute in the movie Little Miss Sunshine, but that was not Abigail Breslin's first acting gig. She was four years into her professional career and only 10 years old when she booked the role of Olive Hoover. She just wrapped on the remake of Dirty Dancing, currently in post-production, which I think we can all agree will be the most important remake in the history of cinema.
Aileen was introduced to show business by her mother, Helenann, who was an actress. Aileen was a "swing orphan" in the Broadway show Annie and understudied all the orphan roles. A year later she got the role of Annie in the movie Annie after competing against 8,000 girls from all over the world.
In her first year acting, Dakota was only six years old and booked 11 TV shows in a row. She then booked I am Sam, and the movie put her name on the map. She is currently making a comeback and has six movies in the works.
(Editor's note: Don't call it a comeback — she's been here for years!)