Every New Year's young actors of the most famous Christmas and New Year's films give the audience smile and a charge of celebratory mood.
Some of them will become the star of film and television career other survive the ups and downs, and some did not return to the profession.
Let's see how to change the brightest stars of Christmas films over the years.
1. Corey Feldman. "Gremlins»
The role in the movie "Gremlins" Feldman became the next step to obtaining the status of one of the brightest young actors in the history of cinema. Corey has starred in such iconic paintings of the 80s, as "The Goonies," "Stand By Me," "The Lost Boys". At the moment, it is the lead singer of Feldman Corey Feldman's Truth Movement. This year, the printing out of his memoirs. Corey continues to star in low-budget films, and the number of his roles have long exceeded one hundred.
2. Taylor Momsen. "How the Grinch Stole Christmas»
"How the Grinch Stole Christmas" is the second film in the career of the actress. From 2007 to 2012, Momsen starred in the TV series Gossip Girl («Gossip Girl"). However, the career of actress Taylor opted passion for music. The next year the market will be released second album of her band The Pretty Reckless. The last film starring Momsen, "Doubting Thomas," was released in 2008.
3. Nicholas Hoult. "My boy»
The painting "Boy" was warmly received by audiences and critics. Over the last decade Holt managed to pull in several television series, music videos and gave his voice a video game character Fable III. He is on the rise and his career in cinema. This year, he starred in the movie "Warm Bodies". The role in this film brought actor prize Teen Choice Award in the category "Best breakthrough in the movie." The next year it can be seen on screens in four movies, the most notable of which will be the blockbuster "X-Men: Days of Future Past».
4. Devin Retrey. "Home Alone»
Devin was born into a family of actors and began his career at age nine. It continues to appear on the screen in supporting roles. In its track list is work on the series Supernatural («Supernatural»), and Person of Interest («Suspect"). In the past year, he starred in the blockbuster "Ghost Patrol" and warmly greeted by critics drama "Nebraska».
5. Kieran Culkin. "Home Alone»
The role in the movie "Home Alone" became the first in the career of Kieran. In the 90 he received a well-deserved recognition of the audience thanks to his roles in the films "Father of the Bride" and "Giant". In 2002 he was nominated for the "Golden Globe" for the film "Igby Goes Down". Kiran had a few years to work in the theater before to come back in a big movie. Actor vividly reminded of himself in the film "Scott Pilgrim vs. the World».
6. Michael S. Maroni. "Home Alone»
"Home Alone" was the first film Maroni. In the 90-ies of the last century, he played a major role in the TV series for children The Adventures of Pete & Pete («The Adventures of Pete and Pete") on the channel Nickelodeon. Michael continues to work in the film industry, but as an electrician. He participated in making the film "Men in Black 3" and "The Smurfs 3D».
7. Macaulay Culkin. "Home Alone»
The role in the movie "Home Alone," Culkin has turned into one of the most famous young actors in the history of cinema. Macaulay was even nominated for the "Golden Globe". In 1994, the role in the movie "Richie Rich," "How to cope with his father" and "The Pagemaster" brought Culkin has nominated for the "Golden Raspberry". Awkward age, star fees and drug addiction destroyed the career of the young artist. For roles in the movie Macaulay returned only nine years later, in 2003. Currently Culkin is the leader of the group The Pizza Underground.
8. Brett Kelly. "Bad Santa»
After the success of "Bad Santa," Kelly continued to star in TV series and movies. Many of the paintings with his participation did not go into wide release, and immediately issued on DVD. Newest currently Brett film was the comedy "Cool muffins." He is currently studying at the University of British Columbia. Kelly admitted that he gladly returns to a familiar role in the sequel to "Bad Santa».
9. Thomas Brodie Sangster. "Love Actually»
"Love Actually" was the first feature film in the career of the young actor. Since 2007, Thomas gives his voice to one of the main heroes of the popular animated show Phineas and Ferb («Phineas and Ferb"). Last year, Sangster joined the cast of the TV series Game of Thrones («Game of Thrones"). Thomas claimed in cinema, and plays bass guitar in a band Winnet.
10. Olivia Olson. "Love Actually»
"Love Actually" is the only feature film in the career of Olson. At the Sangster she had to work on the animated series "Phineas and Ferb." The actress also gave voice to characters of the animated project Adventure Time with Finn & Jake («Time Adventure"). This year, Olivia released her first solo music album, which was named «Beauty Is Chaos».
11. Peter Billingsley. "A Christmas Carol»
Billingsley began his career as an actor at the age of two years in the advertising of vitamin complex. By the time the new film "A Christmas Carol" young actor has managed to pull in hundreds of commercials. The film was warmly received by critics and became one of the most popular movies of Christmas stories. Peter became the best producer, received a nomination for the "Emmy" for the TV series Dinner for Five. He also had a hand in the creation of the first "Iron Man».
12. Johnny Galetsky. "Christmas Vacation»
For young Galetsky role in "Christmas Vacation" was one of the first in his career. If the big movie Johnny is not fully demonstrated his talent, the television business he developed much better. Currently Galetsky plays the role of Leonard Hofstedera in the series The Big Bang Theory («The Big Bang Theory"), which earned him a nomination for the "Emmy" and "Golden Globe».
13. Juliette Lewis. "Christmas Vacation»
"Christmas Vacation" - one of the first film in the career of Lewis. Just two years later she was nominated for "Oscar" and "Golden Globe" for best supporting actress in the film "Cape Fear." Over the years, the actress gave the audience a lot of memorable images. In 2013, she starred in the critically acclaimed film warmly greeted «August».
14. Mayor Wilson. "Christmas Miracles»
Actress clearly manifested itself in the movie "Mrs. Doubtfire," "Matilda" and "The simple desire." Her latest work in a big movie role was in the film "Thomas and the Magic Railroad", after which the Mayor has decided to return to school. In 2012, she admitted that she had been shooting a movie "is not fun pastime." According to Wilson, the filmmakers did not provide the young actors is no freedom. At the moment, the Mayor works in podcasting, as well as trying his hand as a writer.