The price of fame can be very brutal, especially for child star’s that ended up going wild. Maintaining a normal well-balanced life for many of these young stars has resulted in wild ways, trips to rehab, and out of control behavior.
20. COREY FELDMAN
This former child star gained prominence in the 80s, playing youth roles in movies such as The Fox and the Hound, Friday the 13th, The Lost Boys, Stand by Me, Gremlins and The Goonies. Corey Feldman was addicted to heroin, cocaine, and sex right from his teenage years; he was arrested in 1990 for being possession of heroin. Feldman has now become sober for over a decade.
19. JEREMY JACKSON
Jeremy Jackson is best known for his role as Hobie Buchannon on ‘90s TV show “Baywatch”. In 2005, he was arrested for having a home meth lab. The troubled actor was also arrested for stabbing a Los Angeles man in 2015.
18. TATUM O’NEAL
This former child star went real wild after winning her first Oscar at just 10 years old. In 2008, O’Neal was arrested for purchasing crack cocaine near her New York apartment. She was sentenced to rehab after pleading guilty to disorderly conduct.