Celebrities Who Ended Up With Completely Different Careers

THEN: Eve Plumb

Eve Plumb was just 12 years old when she appeared in her breakout role as Jan Brady on The Brady Bunch.

NOW: Eve Plumb

Plumb returns to the screen occasionally, but she largely retired from acting and in the '90s began a career as an artist and painter.

THEN: Peter Ostrum

You know him as Charlie Bucket from Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, but did you know that the iconic movie was Ostrum's only silver screen appearance?

NOW: Peter Ostrum

Ostrum has attended reunions with his costars throughout the years, but the former actor fills most of his days as a practicing veterinarian.

THEN: George Foreman

George Foreman made a name for himself as a heavyweight boxing champion and an Olympic gold medalist. In 1998, he retired from the sport with 76 wins under his belt.

NOW: George Foreman

In the early 2000s, Foreman proved his acumen extended outside of the ring when he launched the successful George Foreman Grill with Salton.

THEN: Mara Wilson

After her first role in Mrs. Doubtfire, Mara Wilson quickly became one of the biggest child stars of the '90s. Before the age of 10, she landed several lead roles, including in Matilda and Miracle on 34th Street.

THEN: Mara Wilson

Wilson has made a few on-screen appearances since her childhood, but she took a major step back from acting in the early 2000s.