If you grew up in the 90s, you definitely remember “Little Giants,” the movie about a group of misfit kids who want to become their town’s official football team. But most of the kids aren’t still acting…or are they? We tracked down 8 of our favorite characters to see what they’ve been up to.
Devon Sawa Then
Devon played the role of Junior Floyd, the heartthrob.
Devon Sawa Now
Since Little Giants, Devon has appeared on a multitude of projects, including the TV Series “Nikita,” the Final Destination movie, and 2015’s The Exorcism of Molly Hartley.
Sam Horrigan Then
Sam played the role of Spike Hammersmith – the kid who refused to play ball with a girl.
Sam Horrigan Now
After Little Giants, Sam was a part of the cast of “Grace Under Fire,” then went on to make appearances in “Desperate Housewives,” “True Blood,” and played himself in a season of “Beauty and the Geek.”
Courtney Peldon Then
Courtney played Debbie O’Shea, one of the cheerleaders for the Cowboys.
Courtney Peldon Now
After Little Giants, Courtney went on to make appearances in Home Improvement, then as an adult had a role on Boston Public. She can also be seen in 2015’s pilot “Star Trek: Renegades.”
Todd Bosley Then
Todd played Jack Berman on Little Giants, then played the role of Eddie in Robin Williams’ movie “Jack.”
Todd Bosley Now
After Little Giants and Jack, Todd went on to play Howie on the TV Series “Scrubs” and “Scrubs: Interns.”
Shawna Waldron Then
Shawna Waldron played the role of the only girl player, Becky O’Shea.
Shawna Waldron Now
Since Little Giants, Shawna has appeared in several movies, television shows, and TV movies – most notably in the racy Lifetime Movie “Poison Ivy: The Secret Society.”
Jon Paul Steuer Then
Jon Paul played Johnny Vennaro on Little Giants.
Jon Paul Steuer Now
After the movie, Jon Paul went on to star as Quentin in the hit tv series “Grace Under Fire.” He left that show in 1996 and was replaced with Little Giants co-star Sam Horrigan. Jon Paul then went on to front glam rock band “The Soda Pop Kid.”
Marcus Toji Then
Marcus played kicker Marcus “The Toe.”
Marcus Toji Now
Marcus has made a variety of appearances on tv, including “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia,” “Happy Endings,” and “Party Down.”
Alexa Vega Then
Alexa played Priscilla O’Shea, the youngest O’Shea sibling.
Alexa Vega Now
After Little Giants, Alexa starred in the children’s hit movie “Spy Kids,” and recently starred in the edgy movie Machete Kills