Child stars have quite the stigma around them when it comes to their careers. Between the pressures of growing up in the public eye and the struggle of trying to find yourself, being a child star cannot be an easy feat. Celebs who started as Disney Channel and Nickelodeon stars quickly become familiar with being in the spotlight and the scrutiny that comes with it, and while some of them have managed to pull through without any major missteps, others' paths haven't been as smooth. For many child stars, controversy ha become part of their legacies, and while you shouldn't be quick to judge any of them for their actions, you can't deny that some of the most notable Disney Channel and Nickelodeon star scandals were certainly bumps in the road. Some of the former child stars that've had scandals have managed to keep their careers in an upward climb, while others have seen their actions drive their jobs, and even their initial fanbases, away.
Bynes denied charges of possessing marijuana and tossing a bong out of the window of her 36th-floor Manhattan apartment. In recent years, no child star has gone quiet as far off the rails as Amanda Bynes. But as Bynes got older, things took a bizarre turn for the former child star. She first retired — then unretired — from acting before eventually having a total Twitter meltdown in She has been doing better since her subsequent release from rehab. The network stood behind her despite the racy pics, but tensions still ran high between Nick and their starlet. She caused a major stir when she got pregnant at the age of
If you were anywhere between kid and tween in the 90's, you had the honour of being subjected to a slew of Nickelodeon shows. The shows were cheesy as hell and featured a lot of epically bad hairstyles. They were the types of shows you watched in secret; afraid to admit that you secretly enjoyed following The Secret Life of Alex Mack. They were the shows you watched when you were home sick, or snowed in, or when there was nothing else on TV.
Like former Disney Channel stars , former Nickelodeon ones aren't strangers to ditching their clothes for the gram or a movie sex scene. From Drake Bell to Emma Roberts, see which of your faves have posed nude. The shoot was to promote his super racy music video for " Rewind. For the " God Is a Woman " music video that dropped in July , the Victorious star was filmed nude in paint.