It’s amazing to think that young children’s faces can become incredibly recognizable across the world, but that’s exactly what happens to famous child models. What’s even more interesting is to see child models then and now. The before and after pictures of them make for fascinating viewing. You’ll be amazed by these photos of child models all grown up.
One of the most famous names in this world is Thylane Blondeau. Dubbed the “most beautiful girl in the world,” the French model started out in the industry at the age of four, and caused controversy at 10 years old. Kaia Gerber also created a debate about child models at that tender age. Find out what her mom Cindy Crawford thinks of her daughter’s career.
Of course, some child models only set foot in front of the camera once, and then become very famous. Discover why Spencer Elden, Jess Smith, and Stelios Havatzias all have claims to fame. Clue: it involves Nirvana, “Teletubbies,” and an Athena poster!
Ever wondered what the biggest “Toddlers & Tiaras” stars look like now? Take a look at Alana Thompson aka Honey Boo Boo, Eden Wood, Taralyn Eschberger, and Madison “Tootie” Berg as teenagers and pre-teenagers. They’re a world away from their child beauty pageant pasts. Also find out what Brooke Breedwell looks like now, plus her views on child beauty queens.
Watch our video to see 10 famous child models all grown up, and let us know in comments which one you think has changed the most.