Sometimes all it takes is a few notes of the theme song of your favorite childhood TV program or movie to make you feel like a kid again. Those actors, those stars – were almost like another set of friends, as you followed their story, watched them work and saw their meteoric rise to fame (or witnessed them fall into obscurity). Do you ever find yourself wondering – I wonder what happened to him? I wonder what she’s up to now? How did he or she age? Did they submit to the passing years with elegance and grace or did they resist every encroaching wrinkle with a trip to the plastic surgeon’s or a round of liposuction? Let’s find out..
Melissa Sue Anderson
Melissa was like one of the family in her role as Laura’s sister Mary in Little House on the Prairie. She was the only member of the cast to earn an Emmy Award nomination for her convincing portrayal of a blind girl (late in the series). Her first breaks were on shows like Bewitched, but she went on to act extensively on the silver screen as well.