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Jake Lloyd

The man formerly known as Anakin Skywalker has spoken about how his role in ‘The Phantom Menace’ turned his life into a “living hell”, leading him to abandon acting and attempt a civilian life. That would appear to have been difficult following his arrest after a high-speed chase in South Carolina.

10 Child Movie Stars Who Went Off The Rails

It can be tough becoming a famous actor when you’re young. Yes, there’s adulation and money but as these celebs prove, it doesn’t take a lot for it to blow up in your face. 

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