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Child actors who grew up into stars

Published On: Jul 25 2011 01:42:08 AM CDT   Updated On: Jan 14 2014 01:00:00 AM CST

While the child stars whose careers fade seem to get most of the press, plenty of young actors have managed to stay successful into adulthood, including Jason Bateman, who is celebrating his 45th birthday on Tuesday.

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By 2007, he was seeing his career take off, starring in both "Disturbia" and "Transformers." The actor has since appeared in both "Transformers" sequels, "Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps," "Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull" and the 2012 prohibition-era crime drama "Lawless."

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