Growing Pains: The Trials and Tribulations of 1980s TV Child Stars

Andrew Koenig, Dana Plato, Gary Coleman, MacKenzie Phillips: Growing pains, indeed. Maybe it was the heavy metal, maybe it was the designer drugs, maybe it was the questionable fashion -- for a host of reasons, many of the actors and actresses who grew up on TV during the late 1970s and '80s plummeted from childhood stardom to a life mired in trials and tribulations. Koenig, the "Growing Pains" actor who went missing in Vancouver, Canada, earlier this month, is the latest to reveal his...Full Story
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