91 Child stars: Where are they now?

Slideshow posted in Photos | Thursday, June 10, 2010

23 of 91: Mara Wilson, who turns 26 in July 2013, is a former child star who appeared in films like 'Mrs. Doubtfire,' 'Miracle on 34th Street' and 'Matilda,' before leaving film acting behind. She went on to graduate from New York University in 2009. She lives in New York City, does occasional stage performances and writes plays.

In 2012 she explained why she quit film acting on her blog and in May 2013, she wrote an essay for Cracked.com (Warning: article contains expletives) called '7 Reason Child Stars Go Crazy.' Wilson also has a Twitter account.

(Pictured: Mara Wilson appears in the 1996 film 'Matilda.') (TriStar Pictures)

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