Kid Actors you will see more of in 2012!

by epicjob | created - 11 Jan 2012 | updated - 14 Jan 2012 | Public

Some of the up and coming Child and Teen Stars that made a splash in 2011 and you will see more of in 2012!

1. Maggie Elizabeth Jones

Actress | We Bought a Zoo

Maggie Elizabeth Jones was born on October 10, 2003 in Atlanta, Georgia. This young actress has worked with a number of the industry's biggest stars and directors in a variety of diverse and challenging roles. Maggie received rave reviews for her role as Matt Damon's daughter in Cameron Crowe's ...

Maggie was seen in Footloose and charmed audiences in her role in "We Bought A Zoo"

2. Maxwell Perry Cotton

Actor | Elysium

Maxwell Perry Cotton was born on May 7, 2000 in San Diego, California, USA. He is an actor, known for Elysium (2013), Gangster Squad (2013) and Like Dandelion Dust (2009).

Maxwell did an excellent job in "Mr. Popper's Penguins" and just finished filming the Gangster Squad.

3. Mackenzie Foy

Actress | Interstellar

Mackenzie Christine Foy was born 10 November 2000. She began her career as a child model in 2004, working for Garnet Hill, Polo Ralph Lauren, and Guess Kids. She has also modeled in print ads for companies such as Rubbermaid, Jones Apparel Group, The Walt Disney Company, Mattel, Target Corporation,...

Mackenzie Foy landed the part of Reneesme in Twilight Breaking Dawn Part Two as Edward and Bella's vampire/human daughter and we are expecting much from her in 2012.

4. Kenton Duty

Actor | My Name Is Khan

Kenton Duty began his acting career when he was 9 years old in the Dallas Theater Center's stage production of "A Christmas Carol". He began auditioning for roles in Los Angeles after he was discovered at a workshop at the Young Actors Studio in Dallas, Texas by Hollywood talent agent Cindy Osbrink...

Series Regular on "Shake It Up"

5. Chloë Grace Moretz

Actress | Let Me In

Chloë Grace Moretz was born in Atlanta, Georgia, to Teri (Duke), a nurse, and McCoy Lee Moretz, a plastic surgeon. She has four brothers, all older, including actor Trevor Duke-Moretz. Her ancestry is mostly German and English.

Chloë's first two appearances were as Violet in two episodes of the ...

What has she not been in this year but check her out in Hugo. Amazing Job.

6. Chandler Canterbury

Actor | Knowing

Chandler was born and raised in Houston, Texas. He is the middle child of three with an older brother and a younger sister. Chandler has always resided full time in Houston and attends public school despite steadily working in the film industry.

Chandler began his film career playing a young version...

Chandler was in The Goats and has many film credits to his name.

7. Chloe Csengery

Actress | Paranormal Activity 3

Chloe Csengery was born on July 7, 2000. She is an actress, known for Paranormal Activity 3 (2011), Modern Family (2009) and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999).

Chloe had some great co-star roles on Parenthood, Up All Night and was seen as a lead in Paranormal Activity 3.

8. Noah Crawford

Actor | My Name Is Earl

Noah Crawford played "young Earl" on the show My Name Is Earl (2005) alongside Ryan Armstrong, who played "young Randy" in 20 episodes. He was normally portrayed as the unruly child who continuously got into trouble. Many of "young Earl's" actions caused items which "grown Earl" would have to add ...

Noah has many credits but now has a series Regular role in "How To Rock."

9. Lauren Dair Owens

Actress | New Girl

Lauren Dair Owens was born in Anchorage, Alaska. At an early age she showed an interest in music and instruments. Lauren started taking piano at the age of 5 and started vocal lessons at age 7. Lauren auditioned and got lead parts in several productions. Her real interest in Acting blossomed the ...

Lauren can be seen in her recurring Co-star role on the Fox Show "New Girl" as the charming young Jess.

10. Colin Ford

Actor | We Bought a Zoo

The "Supernatural" kid isn't so supernatural. Born in Nashville, Tennessee, he soon aspired to the career of acting at the age of 4, where he first got his modeling job in Atlanta, Georgia. He broke into feature films at the age of 5 where he played as Clinton Jr, in "Sweet Home Alabama". He made ...

Colin did an excellent job in We Bought a Zoo.

11. Madison Curtis

Actress | Breaking In

Madison is originally from Phoenix, Arizona where she began her acting and dancing career. She loved the art of acting and dancing so much, that she started traveling to California for training and auditions at a very young age. Madison and her entire family moved permanently to Los Angeles a few ...

Madison is an amazing dancer and recently was featured on X Factor. She also hosts CarTV and has been doing many red carpet interviews.

12. Nathan Gamble

Actor | The Mist

Nathan Gamble was born on January 12, 1998 in Tacoma, Washington, USA. He is an actor, known for The Mist (2007), The Dark Knight (2008) and Babel (2006).

Nathan had a lead role in Dophin Tale.

13. Laura Marano

Actress | Lady Bird

Laura Marano started acting in the theatre when she was five years old. She has done numerous plays at the Agoura Children's Theatre, and continued her acting in many national commercials.

She is now starring in the new Disney Channel pilot, Austin & Ally (2011), where she is playing the title ...

Laura was in Superbad and can now be seen in her series regular role in Austin & Ally

14. Kaitlyn Dever

Actress | Detroit

Having been named one of Variety's 10 Actors to Watch, Kaitlyn Dever has become one of Hollywood's top emerging young actresses.

Dever has showcased her versatility, appearing in movies such as Clint Eastwood's J. Edgar, James Ponsoldt's The Spectacular Now, Destin Daniel Cretton's Short Term 12, ...

Kaitlyn can be seen in the hit show "Last Man Standing" She also was seen in Bad Teacher.

15. Tucker Albrizzi

Actor | A.P. Bio

Tucker Albrizzi is an actor, known for A.P. Bio (2018), The Big Bang Theory (2007) and ParaNorman (2012).

What was Tucker not in this year. He had some great co-star roles on Good Luck Charlie and several other Disney shows, he had a Disney Pilot and several film roles.

16. Saige Ryan

Actress | Maybe Someday

Saige Ryan is an Actress, Host, Singer, and Dancer born and raised in California. She began dancing at the age of 3 and began her acting career at just 7 years old. You may recognize her from films such as I Heart Huckabees, Believers, Forget Me Not, and Maybe Someday, or her 40+ national ...

Saige started 2012 in a great co-star role in Grey's Anatomy. She has a long list of credits and is a member of Pink-e swear (girl group).

17. Jared Gilmore

Actor | Once Upon a Time

Jared Gilmore was born on May 30, 2000 in San Diego, California, USA as Jared Scott Gilmore. He is an actor, known for Once Upon a Time (2011), Mad Men (2007) and The Back-up Plan (2010).

Check out this very talented Actor in the hit "Once Upon A Time"

18. Jolie Vanier

Actress | Shorts

Jolie Vanier was born in Scottsdale, Arizona in 1998. Growing up in a family intensely involved with the fine arts, the young girl garnered leading roles in local children's theatre groups such as Childsplay and Desert Stages at an early age. Jolie made her leading role debut as Helvetica in the ...

Jolie started her career in the Movie Shorts. She has been charming people in both film and theatre over the past 4 years.

19. Joel Courtney

Actor | Super 8

Joel was born in Monterey, California, and raised in Moscow, Idaho. His parents are both school teachers. He is the youngest of four children and has two older brothers (Caleb and Josh) and an older sister (Chantelle). At age 14, Joel went to visit his brother, Caleb, during summer vacation. His ...

Joel is a very talented actor with many credits. He was just seen in the fantastic movie "Super 8"

20. Justin Tinucci

Actor | Devil's Whisper

Justin Tinucci is originally from Denver, Colorado. He began acting at the age of 10 after he was contacted by the producers of iCarly and asked to guest star on a special skills episode called the iCarly Awards. The producers had discovered him after viewing television interviews of Justin and his...

Justin had co-star roles in Big Love and Modern Family. He just filmed The Muppets.



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