This Week on People.com
updated 09/15/2003 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 09/15/2003 AT 01:00 AM EDT
They were cute as a button on Webster, Eight Is Enough and other shows...but what are your favorite former child stars up to now? Some still have their youthful charm (that's you, Emmanuel Lewis), while others have police records (sorry, Adam Rich). Get a nostalgic update—and see then-and-now photos—in our special gallery.
"Hecklers are part of the business, just like telemarketers are part of having a phone."
—George Lopez, talking about one of the occupational hazards of life as a stand-up comedian. Read more from our interview with Lopez in PEOPLE.com's weekly Celebrity Q&A.
PEOPLE.com asked: Queer Eye for the Straight Guy is the latest reality-TV hit. Which of these scruffy celebrities is most in need of a makeover from the Fab Five?
Kid Rock 48%
David Arquette 21%
Billy Bob Thornton 17%
Russell Crowe 14%
PEOPLE ON TV THIS WEEK
CNN's PEOPLE IN THE NEWS (Sept. 13, 11 a.m., 5 p.m.; Sept. 14, 7 p.m. ET) Phil Spector, the mad genius of rock and roll, faces scrutiny over the actress who was shot to death in his California castle.