Everyone goes through an awkward stage at some point in their lifetime, usually it happens when the hormones kick in and middle school arrives. Luckily, most people get to pass through these painful years in the comfort of their childhood bedroom and not in front of the entire nation. Child stars have to pass through this awkward time with cameras flashing and a film as permanent evidence of their struggles, but the joke’s on us because they usually come out looking perfect on the other side. It’s freaking ridiculous how these 30 child stars went from super awkward to insanely hot. You’ll be pleasantly surprised by who you recognize on our list.