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All Grown Up: 7 Child Actors Who Made It Big
The following seven actors prove that for every Haley Joel Osment who sinks into obscurity and voice acting, there's a Joseph Gordon-Levitt who only gets better with age.
RYAN GOSLING (b. 1980)
While he may not be the most famous star to emerge from his early-nineties Mickey Mouse Club class (with massive pop sensations Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, and Justin Timberlake vying for that title), Ryan Gosling has earned an Oscar nom for his impressive performance in Half Nelson and the adulation of young ladies everywhere because of The Notebook. His next big-screen appearance is alongside Michelle Williams in this December's indie film Blue Valentine.