It’s true that most kids are considered good-looking and cute. And there’s also a lot of truth to the fact that only some of them will end up being good-looking and cute when they’re all grown up.
Somehow, growing up really has the ability to change one’s appearance, and it isn’t necessarily always for the better.
Take child actors for example. Most them appear very attractive and cute and so naturally, we believe they’ll also grow up into very stunning young women and handsome young men. However, this isn’t always the case. Which you’ll soon realize after reading through this list.
Sometimes cute child actors grow up and end up losing their good look somewhere in between the process of growing up. Which is always sad, but even in the world of celebrities, it’s something people have to deal with.
Of course, sometimes it isn’t only the growing up part that has an effect on a celebrities appearance changing. Loads of money and fame mean that many child actors being consuming drugs and drinking from a very early age.
And everyone knows that there’s no faster and better way to lose your good looks than by consuming an excessive amount of alcohol and drug abuse.
In addition, some child actors just stop caring about their looks and put on a lot of weight. They end up looking greasy and sleazy and later in life it takes a lot of effort for them to clean up their looks.
Here are 15 child stars who we all believed would grow up but didn’t. Give us your honest opinion on these celebrities how they’ve grown up.
Amanda Bynes wasn’t only a cute kid, but she was also a pretty teenager. So it was only natural that everyone had high hopes for her. Amanda Bynes began her acting by appearing in commercials and then theater plays, such as The Sound of Music and Annie.
Amanda Bynes’ career really started to pick up when she began acting on Nickelodeon’s series All That in 1996. Then Amanda Bynes got her show titled The Amanda Show in 1998. Bynes began acting in movies a few years later, such as She’s The Man and Big Fat Liar. She was both pretty and popular. But it was not going to last.
Amanda Bynes was arrested for smashing into a police car in 2012. A few more arrests would follow and in the year 2014, Amanda Bynes’ appearance also drastically changed, she began wearing colored wigs and ended up being institutionalized for reckless behavior.