1980s child stars: Where are they now?

POSTED: 4:48 PM Dec 22 2011   UPDATED: 12:00 AM May 08 2014

Soleil Moon Frye of "Punky Brewster" fame celebrates her 38th birthday on August 6. Join us for a look at where she and other child stars from the 1980s are today.

80s child stars - Gary Coleman older
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But Coleman had financial troubles later in life. In a TV interview, he said he had attempted suicide twice. He also had numerous health issues and died of an epidural hematoma in 2010.

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