The term child actor or child actress is generally applied to a child acting on stage or in motion pictures or television, but also to an adult who began their acting career as a child. To avoid confusion, the latter is also called a former child actor. Closely associated is teenage actor or teen actoran actor who reached popularity as a teenager.
There are many things that are considered when it comes to casting. We previously talked about older actors who played young teenager characters on television. There have been many actors who played much younger roles.
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One of the best things about being at the Sundance Film Festival last month was getting an early glimpse at some of the movies that are bound to stir up conversation later on in the year. From The Birth of a Nationwhich was the subject of the biggest sale in Sundance history, to Manchester by the Seawhich didn't leave a single dry eye in the audience, many of the films I saw at Sundance are bound to become huge upon their releases. Even better than that, though? Getting to see so many great actors either take on breakout roles or get much-deserved recognition, especially considered how many incredible teenage actors were featured in this year's festival's films.
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They say age is just a number. With botox, plastic surgery, and raw food diets, that can certainly be true. Still, age is a notoriously big deal in Hollywood, and the entertainment industry has a pretty bad habit of having older actors play characters that are significantly younger.
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While some actors are closer in age to their character counterparts, others can be two or even 15 years older than the characters they portray. Here are 23 celebrities who are well-known for their teen roles, even though they weren't teens at the time. Much of the "Grease" cast was older than their high school counterparts.