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Youth Movement: Five Child Stars Turned Respectable Adults

July 16, 2009

We're gushing over Gordon-Levitt for a very simple reason: He's a child actor who's made it.

After starring in "Angels in the Outfield" and underrated sitcom "3rd Rock From the Sun," Gordon-Levitt took a break from acting to attend Columbia University before coming back to the game and gaining critical praise for his performances in "Brick" and "The Lookout."

We're going to spend our money on films and our free time on television starring Gordon-Levitt — or these other five child-actors-turned-success-stories that we list among our favorites. Read More