For some stars, their rise of fame was the result of being discovered by Hollywood agents. Yet for others, becoming an actor required patience, determination, and a little extra time. For these actors, their careers started at an early age. We tend to forget that some actors have been in the entertainment industry for a long time. Here at Fame10, we were curious to know which celebrities started their careers as kids, and more than a few surprised us! Check out these 20 stars who you didn’t know were child actors.
20. Amanda Seyfried
Amanda Seyfried launched her career at the age of 15 with a role on As the World Turns. After that role she appeared on another soap, All My Children, before she landed her breakout role as the ditzy blonde Karen in Mean Girls. She’s now an in-demand actress. She’s had roles in the Oscar-nominated movie Les Misérables, the Seth MacFarlane comedies A Million Ways to Die in the West and Ted 2, and the American-Italian drama Fathers and Daughters.