Most of us dream of being able to retire early. We watch the clock tick slowly by imaging being on our own house boat in Nova Scotia or golfing the greenest greens in Scotland, or running a vineyard in Tuscany. But while we can only dream of retiring early and doing whatever we want, some people actually do it.
The following child stars retired very early from the spotlight and the promise of big paychecks. It’s hard to imagine what was going through their minds, why they would want to walk away from it all and leave behind such a lucrative career.