"An Open Secret," Amy Berg's expose of the sexual abuse of boy actors by those with the power to make or break them, recasts an old Hollywood story, with boychiks substituting for starlets and hot…
After watching his mother die on AMC's "The Walking Dead," Carl Grimes says his goodbyes and then shoots her in the head to ensure she won't come back as a zombie. Actor Chandler Riggs was 12 at the…
Schilling received plaudits this year for his role in "Generation War," a TV drama that follows five young German friends during World War II.
Inside the online revival of "All My Children" and "One Life to Live," where production and distribution are getting a radical rethink.
Child actor Jack Hanlon, apparently the oldest living person to appear in the "Our Gang" comedies and likely the last surviving cast memember of the Buster Keaton silent classic "The General," died…
Gov. Jerry Brown has approved a state law aimed at tightening protections for child actors in Hollywood.
Knockout performances by John Cusack and child actor Bobby Coleman help legitimize a whimsical but sententiously moralizing script about the wonders of parenting in helmer Menno Meyjes' "Martian…
The reels kept coming in every few months to the Disney Channel offices in Burbank. A gawky pre-teen girl with a charming Tennessee drawl was determined to land the role of her dreams in a show that…
From the evidence on view in many films at Sundance, it isn't easy being a kid these days. On the other hand, it may be the best of times for child actors.
As the terrain for adult actors toughens, will child actors begin feeling the pinch?