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11 09, 2013

Former Child Star: For KEKE PALMER Keeping God & Family First, Kept Trouble Away @KekePalmer

By |2013-09-11T13:30:09-07:00September 11th, 2013|Categories: Former Child Stars, THE BUZZ|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Former Child Star: For KEKE PALMER Keeping God & Family First, Kept Trouble Away @KekePalmer

During a month of watching a prominent former child star make poor decision after poor decision, it's refreshing to report on a successful former child star making all the right moves. Former Child Star Keke Palmer, 20, Akeelah and the Bee, Joyful Noise) will be next starring in the VH1 TV movie, Crazy Sexy Cool: The TLC Story, airing Oct.

8 05, 2013

Child Actors! The Actors Fund @LookingAheadOrg 10 Year Anniversary Celebration GALA on 6-6-13!

By |2013-05-08T23:03:16-07:00May 8th, 2013|Categories: Charity Events, CHILD STAR STYLE, Screenings, Parties & Union Events, THE BUZZ|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Child Actors! The Actors Fund @LookingAheadOrg 10 Year Anniversary Celebration GALA on 6-6-13!

CLICK on Invitation twice to view large size. The Looking Ahead Program cordially invites Hollywood Moms, Dads and their child actors to join in for a night of fun, celebration and reflection on the program’s ten amazing years of growth and service to professional young performers in the entertainment industry. You do not need

7 04, 2013

Celebrity Hollywood Mom JADA PINKETT SMITH asks: “Are we bullying our young artists?”

By |2013-04-07T18:34:51-07:00April 7th, 2013|Categories: From the Momager Trenches, Parents of Child Actors, THE BUZZ|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Celebrity Hollywood Mom JADA PINKETT SMITH asks: “Are we bullying our young artists?”

"Are we bullying our young artists? How can we ask for our young stars to have a high level of responsibility if we are not demonstrating that same level of responsibility towards them? This last week, I had to really evaluate the communication in regard to our young artists in the media. I was trying

13 01, 2013

Former Child Star, Angus T. Jones is Back to Work on “Two & A Half Men”

By |2013-01-13T15:36:46-08:00January 13th, 2013|Categories: CHILD ACTORS, Child Stars, Former Child Stars, In the News, THE BUZZ|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Former Child Star, Angus T. Jones is Back to Work on “Two & A Half Men”

Two And A Half Men's controversial co-star Angus T. Jones, now 19, is returning to the set for the first time following his religious You Tube proclamation in late 2012, per Deadline.com.  You may recall Jones' decrying his top-rates series as “filth” and his pleas to viewers to “stop watching.” Against all odds, producers are giving the

4 01, 2013

THEN & NOW: Charlie Korsmo, and Other Former Child Stars Now Top Lawyers!

By |2013-01-04T00:36:38-08:00January 4th, 2013|Categories: CHILD ACTORS, THE BUZZ, Then & Now|Tags: , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Each day in the mainstream media we read "Then & Now" articles about former child actors no longer working in film or TV whose lives are, let's politely say, less than aspirational. Fortunately there are three great examples of former child stars no longer working in front of the camera but enjoying great professional success

7 12, 2012

In the News: Hollywood Mom PAULA HART, Momager of Former #ChildStar Melissa Joan Hart, Makes Deal with eOne Studio

By |2012-12-07T09:32:35-08:00December 7th, 2012|Categories: Momagers in the News, Parents of Child Actors, THE BUZZ|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on In the News: Hollywood Mom PAULA HART, Momager of Former #ChildStar Melissa Joan Hart, Makes Deal with eOne Studio

According to Deadline.com, Paula Hart, momager and Hollywood Mom of Melissa Joan Hart, and her company Hartbreak Films will work with eOne Studio to develop and produce series and TV movies for family and animation programming. Under the deal, eOne will act as the worldwide distributor. Per eOne Managing Director Olivier Dumont, this supports the studio's strategy to expand its

1 12, 2012

MENTAL HEALTH: 15 Signs Your Child Actor is in Crisis and What to Do About It!

By |2012-12-01T17:06:00-08:00December 1st, 2012|Categories: CHILD ACTORS, Child Stars, In the News, RESOURCES (For Your Actor), THE BUZZ, The Counselors Corner, Then & Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on MENTAL HEALTH: 15 Signs Your Child Actor is in Crisis and What to Do About It!

There is no shortage of stories about American child actors whose lives have spiraled out of control or of the tragic lives of former child stars as adults.  On a weekly basis, we read about a volatile young performer whose issues are laid bare for all to see and hear.  For instance, in October, 14

26 11, 2012

CHILD STARS THEN & NOW: TV’s Highest Paid #ChildActor, Angus T. Jones, Finds God But Will He Lose His Day Job?

By |2012-11-26T22:35:37-08:00November 26th, 2012|Categories: Child Stars, THE BUZZ, Then & Now|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

TV's Highest Paid #ChildActor, Angus T. Jones, has a new found appreciation for his Christian faith, but the posting of his religious views in at least two separate You Tube videos bring into question, his future on the sitcom that brought him to fame, "Two and Half Men." Why? Because Jones publicly slams his character Jake

24 11, 2012

How to Market Your Child Actor Part 2

By |2012-11-24T01:47:42-08:00November 24th, 2012|Categories: Best Acting Classes & Coaches, Casting Workshops, CLASSES, Marketing Your Child Actor, RESOURCES (For Your Actor), THE BUZZ|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on How to Market Your Child Actor Part 2

How to Market Your Child Actor for Increased Auditions and Call Backs Part 2 of 3 As you may recall, in Part 1 of “How to Market Your Child Actor,” we discussed three ways to market your child actor: (1) Headshots for Kids; (2) Postcards and Mailing Lists for your child actor; and (3) Social

7 11, 2012

#MOMAGERS in the News: Brooke Shields’ Mother Teri Dead at 79; Kris Jenner Turns 57; Ariel Winter Claims Abuse by Mom Crystal

By |2012-11-07T12:25:10-08:00November 7th, 2012|Categories: Momagers in the News, Parents of Child Actors|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on #MOMAGERS in the News: Brooke Shields’ Mother Teri Dead at 79; Kris Jenner Turns 57; Ariel Winter Claims Abuse by Mom Crystal

To someone's credit, Brooke left acting temporarily to study French Literature and graduated from Princeton University with honors. DEATHS One of our original Hollywood Moms (aka momager) Teri Shields, mother of former Child Star Brooke Shields, died yesterday in Manhattan after a long dementia-related illness. She was 79 years old. Theresa Anna Lillian Schmon