Getting the part of Walt Jr. on AMC's Emmy-catnip "Breaking Bad" was eye-opening for the 20-year-old RJ Mitte. For starters, this was Mitte's first major industry job -- a show about chemistry…
Apart from a few school plays, 15-year-old Tye Sheridan had almost no acting experience when he was cast as Brad Pitt's youngest son in Terrence Malick's "The Tree of Life."
"High School Musical" didn't just create its own insanely successful empire; it helped inspire another one, too. The Disney Channel franchise prompted Jared Eng to build on his popular celebrity…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Now 15, London-born Asa Butterfield was just 13 when he landed the title role in Martin Scorsese's Oscar-winning 3D adventure "Hugo," which earned him a Critics' Choice Award nomination for best…
It was a uniquely challenging premise that drew Julia Garner to her role in "Electrick Children," an indie drama that premiered at the Berlin film festival this year about a Mormon girl convinced…
Jason Katims' first TV gig was writing for the acclaimed single-season teen drama "My So-Called Life." Ever since then, he's been fascinated with depicting adolescence at its fullest and most…
Actress sings praises of the Water Project
Roughly a decade ago, Creative Artists' Nick Styne decided to incorporate kids into his already impressive roster of clients, which included Cameron Diaz. With Styne's help, those kids -- including…
Just 15 years old, Chloe Grace Moretz already has a resume spanning more than 20 films, impressively averaging three films a year since her 2005 debut in the remake of "The Amityville Horror."
When 16-year-old Tavi Gevinson refers to herself as a "workaholic" she isn't kidding.
As vice president of casting and talent at ABC Family, Elizabeth Boykewich oversees all casting for movies, pilots, live action series, animation and reality TV, and since assuming the influential…