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20 Kid TV Actors from the Early 2000s Who Are Crushing It Today

From Riverdale's Cole Sprouse to superstar singer Selena Gomez, here are 20 former child actors of the early '00s who are still winning the showbiz game.

by | May 10, 2017 | Comments

Time isn’t always kind to the adorable children who star in your favorite movies and TV shows, but for these kid actors who rose to fame in the early half of the 2000s, things have turned out just fine.

Below, find a list of 17 young actors and actresses who have managed to hold on to their showbiz success more than a decade later.

Which early 2000s TV series starring one of our 20 do you have fondest memories of? Is there someone we missed? Tell us in the comments! 


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