Top 20 Cute Child Actor/Actress' - Now & Then

Top 20 Child Actors/Actress' that I think are the cutest!
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Dakota Fanning
Hannah Dakota Fanning was born on the 23rd of February 1994, in Conyers, Georgia, USA, to Heather Joy (Arrington) and Steven Fanning. Her mother played professional tennis, and her father, now an electronics salesman, played minor league baseball. She is of German, Irish, English, French, and Channel Islander descent...
“ I first saw her in 'Dr Seuss' The Cat in the Hat' at my local cinema. And only being 9 at the time, I of course loved it! Through the years i have seen her in many more great films like 'War of the Worlds', 'Charlotte's Web' and even the last few films in the 'Twilight Saga'. She is a truly amazing actress! ” - BrittOnBroadway
Mia Talerico
Mia Talerico is the adorable baby Charlotte "Charlie" Duncan in Disney Channel's Good Luck Charlie. Her parents are Chris and Claire Talerico. She was born in Santa Barbara, California. Her infancy is seen in her character in the comedy series. Phil Baker, co-creator of the show, said that they talk to Mia's mom to know what Mia does and likes, and they incorporate them into their stories.
“ Mia has only ever been in 'Good Luck Charlie' and the specials that they have but she is, without a doubt, the CUTEST little girl I have ever seen on Disney Channel! ” - BrittOnBroadway
Joey King
Joey King started acting professionally when she was four years old. A national spot for Life Cereal was Joey's first commercial. It has been said that Joey inherited the love of acting from her grandmother who used to perform in live theater. She has appeared in several television shows and movies of the week...
“ She has starred in 'The Suite Life of Zack and Cody' as a young girl called Emily. I remember seeing her in a few episodes actually. I then saw her on a poster for 'Ramona and Beezus' and thought that she was really cute! I still havn't seen it but I have heard so much about it, all good too. ” - BrittOnBroadway
Macaulay Culkin
Actor, Home Alone
Macaulay Carson Culkin, one of the most famous American child stars, was born on August 26, 1980 in New York City, New York, USA, as the third of seven children of his father Kit Culkin (a former stage and child actor and also Macaulay's former manager) and mother Patricia Brentrup. He is the brother of Shane Culkin...
“ I remember watching 'My Girl' when i was little at my Godmother's house and crying because he died. It came out a few years before I was born but I still love it! He is really good in the 'Home Alone' films too. ” - BrittOnBroadway
Rupert Grint
Rupert Alexander Lloyd Grint was born in Harlow, Essex, England, the elder son of Joanne (Parsons) and Nigel Grint, who dealt in memorabilia. The first of 5 children, Rupert has one brother and 3 sisters. His brother James was born when Rupert was a year old, Georgina and Samantha were born in 1993 and 1996 respectively, and last, but not least, Charlotte, who was born in 1999...
“ Oh my god! How cute was Rupert when he was in 'Harry Potter'!? He was without a doubt my favourite character! I am still yet to see him in something other than 'Harry Potter' but I am sure he will be great in them as well. ” - BrittOnBroadway
Jaden Smith
Jaden Smith is a movie actor, known for The Pursuit of Happyness (2006), The Karate Kid (2010) and After Earth (2013). In addition to being an actor he is also a dancer, songwriter and rapper who won an MTV award for his performance in The Pursuit of Happyness. He co-starred with his father Will Smith in both The Pursuit of Happyness and in the 2013 science fiction film After Earth...
“ 'Karate Kid' was brilliant! He was great at what he had to learn for the film. Plus, he is really cute :) ” - BrittOnBroadway
Abigail Breslin
Academy Award-nominated actress Abigail Breslin is one of the most sought-after actors of her generation. Her unique and charismatic talents have contributed to her versatile roles in both comedy and drama. Recently, Breslin headlined the first season of the horror-comedy series, Scream Queens, opposite Emma Roberts...
“ I first saw her in 'Nim's Island' but as i've gotten older, I have seen her in films like 'Definitely, Maybe', 'My Sister's Keeper' and 'Little Miss Sunshine' (all brilliant films!) She is a FAB little actress! ” - BrittOnBroadway
Elle Fanning
Actress, Maleficent
Mary Elle Fanning was born on the 9th of April 1998 in Conyers, Georgia, USA, to Heather Joy (Arrington) and Steven J. Fanning. Her mother played professional tennis, and her father, now an electronics salesman, played minor league baseball. She is of German, Irish, English, French, and Channel Islander descent...
“ 3 Words. Daddy Day Care. What a cutie she was in that! I always remember wanting her dress and her mobile phone that she had in the film. I can't wait to see her in 'We Bought A Zoo'! ” - BrittOnBroadway
“ Another kid from 'Daddy Day Care'! He played Ben and the line 'Your killing me, your really killing me!' was re-enacted SO many times in our school playground! We all loved him. ” - BrittOnBroadway
Bailee Madison
This young actress has worked with a number of the industry's biggest stars in a variety of diverse and challenging roles. She won rave reviews and a Critics Choice Movie Award nomination for her powerful work on the feature film, Brothers, opposite Tobey Maguire, Natalie Portman and Jake Gyllenhaal...
“ In the film 'Bridge to Terabithia' she played the little sister of Josh Hutcherson and she was so adorable. Last weekend, I watched the film 'Don't Be Afraid of the Dark' with my friend. We thought it was a bit rubbish but she was great in it! ” - BrittOnBroadway
Jake T. Austin
Jake T. Austin was born Jake Austin Szymanski in New York City, to Giny Rodriguez Toranzo and Joe Szymanski. His middle initial is taken from his mother's name Toranzo. He has a younger sister, Ava. His father has Polish, English, and Irish ancestry, and his mother is of Puerto Rican, Argentinian, and Spanish descent...
“ I've only ever seen him on Disney Channel but from what i've seen, he's brill. He's comedic and that's what I like about him! ” - BrittOnBroadway
Madison De La Garza
Madison De La Garza was born to Eddie DeLaGarza and Dianna Hart on December 28, 2001 in Dallas, Texas. She is the maternal younger half-sister of Demi Lovato and Dallas Lovato. She is best known for her role as "Juanita Solis" on Desperate Housewives. Madison has been made fun of for her weight but her sister, Demi Lovato, has spoken out about her and her own bullying/weight issues.
“ In 'Desperate Housewives', Madison is great! That way that she has to be bribed to do something good is just hilarious. I think she will be a big star one day! :D ” - BrittOnBroadway
Alexa PenaVega
Actress, Spy Kids
Alexa Ellesse PenaVega née Vega; born August 27, 1988 is an American actress and singer. She is known for her role as Carmen Cortez in the Spy Kids film series and Shilo Wallace in the film Repo! The Genetic Opera (2008). In 2009, she starred as the title character Ruby Gallagher in the ABC Family series Ruby & The Rockits.
“ 'Spy Kids' was one of my favourites to watch as a kid! I always wanted to be Carmen Cortez! She was my idol. ” - BrittOnBroadway
Aria Wallace
Aria Wallace was born on November 3, 1996 in Atlanta, Georgia. When Aria was only a year-and-a-half, she started showing signs of being a natural "ham." With her uninhibited personality and love for being the center of attention, performing seemed to be her destiny. A referral from a friend landed her at the John Robert Powers acting school...
“ In 'The Perfect Man', Aria was great and just like a little sister that would tell on you if they thought you were doing something wrong! Great little actress! ” - BrittOnBroadway
Ariel Winter
Actress, Modern Family
Ariel Winter is one of Hollywood's most promising young talents with notable roles both in both television and film. Ariel stars on ABC's critically acclaimed and Emmy® winning hit series, "Modern Family." Winter plays 'Alex Dunphy,' the brainy middle child in the Dunphy family, opposite Ty Burrell...
“ I saw her in 'Fred 2: The Night of the Living Fred' and she was adorable! I love her in Modern Family too. ” - BrittOnBroadway
Daniel Radcliffe
Daniel Jacob Radcliffe was born on July 23, 1989 in Fulham, London, England, to casting agent Marcia Gresham (née Jacobson) and literary agent Alan Radcliffe. His father is from a Northern Irish Protestant background, while his mother was born in South Africa, to a Jewish family (from Lithuania, Poland...
“ When I first saw those little round glasses on the face of Daniel Radcliffe in the first 'Harry Potter' film, I was instantly hooked to him! Now being in 'The Woman in Black', he has certainly grown up into a great actor! ” - BrittOnBroadway
Madison Pettis
Audiences still remember Madison as the curly haired ballerina daughter of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson in her first film, Disney's box office smash, "The Game Plan". Now ten years later at 18 years old, Madison has grown up in front of America's eyes, while building an extensive list of credits & a social media following over 11+ Million...
“ From the presidents daughter in 'Cory in the House' to an american football players daughter in 'The Game Plan', who's daughter hasn't she been? ” - BrittOnBroadway
Josh Hutcherson
Joshua Ryan Hutcherson was born on October 12, 1992 in Union, Kentucky to Michelle Fightmaster Hutcherson, who worked for Delta Air Lines, and Chris Hutcherson, an EPA analyst. He has one younger brother, Connor Hutcherson. From the age of four, Josh knew that he wanted to be an actor. In order to pursue his goal, Josh and his family moved to Los Angeles when he was nine-years-old...
“ I've only ever seen Josh in 'Bridge to Terabithia' but he was still really good in that and quite cute! ;) ” - BrittOnBroadway
Emma Watson
Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson was born in Paris, France, to English parents, Jacqueline Luesby and Chris Watson, both lawyers. She moved to Oxfordshire when she was five, where she attended the Dragon School. From the age of six, Emma knew that she wanted to be an actress and, for a number of years, she trained at the Oxford branch of Stagecoach Theatre Arts...
“ Emma Watson, or most commonly known as Hermione Granger, is one of the best rising stars i have ever seen grow up through film! She is so cute/pretty in 'Harry Potter' too. ” - BrittOnBroadway
AnnaSophia Robb
AnnaSophia Robb was born on the 8th December 1993 in Denver, Colorado, USA, to Janet, an interior designer, and Dave Robb, an architect. She has Danish, English, Irish, Scottish, and Swedish ancestry. Robb started off life with a dream to act, and began by performing on a church stage in her home town in front of 500 people when she was just 5 years old...
“ Also a 'Bridge to Terabithia' star. I was not happy when she died though, not a great (sort of) ending. Still, she is a great actress! ” - BrittOnBroadway