Former Child Stars That Kept It Together And Are Still Famous Today

Christian Slater

Christian Slater’s first movie role was a starring one…in the 1985 film The Legend of Billie Jean and he quickly proved that his youth and lack of experience was not an obstacle to stardom. He received critical acclaim for his role in the satirical film, Heathers in 1988. Throughout the 1990s, he appeared in several top-grossing films of the decade, such as Interview with the Vampire, Broken Arrow, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Pump Up the Volume, and True Romance.

As he matured as an actor, he tackled serious roles for television, including parts on The West Wing and Alias and starring roles in My Own Worst Enemy and The Forgotten.

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