Topic: Mara Wilson

First Mara Wilson, Now Lisa Jakub…I Can’t Get Enough Of Mrs. Doubtfire Alums

First Mara Wilson, Now Lisa Jakub...I Can't Get Enough Of Mrs. Doubtfire Alums

Mara Wilson, better known as the cute little kid in Mrs. Doubtfire and Matilda, has turned out to be a pretty fabulous adult.  We heard from her earlier this week when she speculated on why child stars tend to grow up and completely lose their shit ala Amanda Bynes and Lindsay Lohan and countless others.  Lo and behold, it turns out Mara’s fellow Mrs. Doubtfire alum, Lisa Jakub (she was the angsty older sister for those of you who need to Google this information) is also a blogger we could get on board with. More »

Best News Ever: Matilda Grew Up, Created A Blog And Wrote About How Much Acting Sucks

Best News Ever: Matilda Grew Up, Created A Blog And Wrote About How Much Acting Sucks

Child stars usually tend to do two things: stay in the spotlight and burn out in a drug-infused haze of “finally legal” photoshoots or disappear back into the real world, attend college and emerge as functioning adults. Mara Wilson, the child actress  famous for playing Matilda in the 1996 film, did the latter and apparently turned out really great. More »