Everyone wants to be famous and desires to lead a lavish lifestyle. Whether it’s about acting in Hollywood, appearing on the small screen, or just becoming famous by television advertisements, anything that brings fame is quite in demand. However, not everybody likes to be famous throughout their life. They may get bored of their acting career, want some privacy, or choose to lead normal lives like common people; some celebrities prefer to become businessmen, take a regular job, or become a stay-at-home mother rather than being in the limelight.
This article brings forth the 15 child stars who quit their acting career, in order to lead a normal lifestyle. They became famous with their acting stints, but chose to further continue their studies or pursue their hobby. Meet the former child celebrities who left the spotlight to choose a common career.
1. Josh Saviano
After playing the role of Paul in The Wonder Years, Josh Saviano decided to step back from the limelight. When his high school finished, same time as The Wonder Years series ended (1988-1993), Saviano took admission in the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. He is now employed as the Senior Counsel in Morrison Cohen, the famous law firm of New York. Regarding his retirement from the acting career, he says, “I wanted to live a ‘normal’ life for a little bit and see where that led me.”