Stay updated on the latest industry-related news.  Our news is updated daily.
Not yet a Children In Film member? Click here to view member benefits
Back to News

Teen Stars All Grown Up: Melissa Joan Hart and Joey Lawrence

August 18, 2010

Melissa Joan Hart and Joey Lawrence were two of the biggest teen stars of the '90s, but they never wound up in rehab.

What an interesting concept - considering the way things are going for many of today's youngest and biggest names.

"I didn't move out to L.A. until 1995. Work was like my hobby, it wasn't my life," Lawrence told The News Monday.

"You want to work at your job and you want to live your life. You never want to live your work and work your life," he said. "Once that happens, you don't know who you are anymore and then the value of your life become dependent on what you're working on. When that happens, you lose your identity and you end up like a lot of these unfortunate people today. Read More