10 Former Child Actors Who Lost It All

Macaulay Culkin

Macaulay Culkin, who is better known for portraying Kevin McCallister in the first two Home Alone films, was one of the most successful child actors at the time. Unfortunately, his life took a turn when he was arrested in 2007 for a controlled substance and thrown in jail for a short stint.

Amanda Bynes

Bynes, who was once a staple on Nickelodeon, specifically for The Amanda Show, was a huge star in the world of comedy and children’s series. Upon growing up, though, she has had numerous run-ins with the law, including DUI, hit-and-runs, and more.