Topic: Jodie-Foster

In Defending Kristen Stewart, Jodie Foster Might Have Wanted To Come Up With Some Stories From When Kristen Wasn’t 11 Years Old

In Defending Kristen Stewart, Jodie Foster Might Have Wanted To Come Up With Some Stories From When Kristen Wasn't 11 Years Old

Here’s the main problem with Jodie Foster‘s essay defending her one-time on-screen daughter: Her image of Kristen Stewart is stuck at a pre-pubescent tomboy who can give a stirring performance but hasn’t been actually pushed to market herself as a brand, to craft a fictional persona that conforms to fans’ impossible expectations. More »

16 Former Child Actors Who Made it to Adulthood Without Imploding

16 Former Child Actors Who Made it to Adulthood Without Imploding

Child acting is a tenuous thing. It’s difficult to tell when actors are very young whether or not they’ve actually got talent, and sometimes, being exposed to the Hollywood life at an early age can do weird things to a person. But for every one that implodes (I’m looking at you, Lindsay Lohan) or falls into obscurity (Jake Lloyd, much?), there’s also one that manages to make the transition from child to adult actor. It’s not always seamless, and sometimes there are demons to fight; but a lot of them do come out just fine on the other side. Here are 16 of our favorites. More »