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Where Are They Now - Friday, August 18, 2017

Hello fans,

With the new Thor movie coming out this fall, Thor: Ragnarok out November 3rd, I've got Thor on the brain.

And when I think Thor I think 'Adventures in Babysitting'. Stay with me. Remember Sara (Maia Brewton) from the 1987 hit movie. She was a huge fan of Thor and she had the helmet and hammer. It's the first time I remember seeing a mainstream movie acknowledge Marvel Comics.

Thor aside, I wonder what child-actress Maia Brewton has been doing all these years later. Let's see...

Take care,

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See if you know if the following celebrities have had a visit from the "Grim Reaper":

Maximilian Schell: He appeared in "Judgment at Nuremberg", "Topkapi", "The Odessa File", "Julia", "Deep Impact" and other movies, born in Austria

Derek Jacobi: Starred in the British television production "I, Claudius", appeared in the movie "The Day of the Jackal"

Bob Hoskins: He starred as Eddie Valiant in the movie "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" and also appeared in "Mona Lisa", "Mermaids" and many other films

(Answer at the bottom)


Maia Brewton

Learn More About Maia Brewton on Celebrity Nooz

BIRTH DATE: September 30, 1977, Los Angeles, California

BIRTH NAME: Maia Luisa Brewton

CLAIM TO FAME: She is known for her roles in Back to the Future (1985), Adventures in Babysitting (1987) and Parker Lewis Can't Lose (1990).

FAMILY LIFE: Has been married to producer Lara Spotts since 2008. They have twin sons, Rizzo and Calder.

INFO: Brewton also starred in the movies Sky Trackers and A Family for Joe.

Her television credits include 21 Jump Street, Highway to Heaven, Trapper John, M.D., The Wonder Years, and the short-lived television series Lime Street.

Brewton has also acted in various theater productions.

WHERE IS SHE NOW: Brewton attended Yale in the late '90s and currently works as an attorney.

She appears in a 2015 episode of the TV series Odd Mom Out.


2015 Odd Mom Out (TV Series)
- Brooklandia (2015)

2002 Is This Your Mother? (Short)

1990-1993 Parker Lewis Can't Lose (TV Series)...Shelly Lewis

1990-1991 The Wonder Years (TV Series)...Linda Sloan
- The Wonder Years (1991)
- Don't You Know Anything About Women? (1990)

1990 Sky Trackers (TV Movie)...Ali Barnes

1990 A Family for Joe (TV Series)...Holly Bankston #1 (1990)

1990 A Family for Joe (TV Movie)...Holly Bankston

1990 Island Son (TV Series)...Haley Clark
- Viruses (1990)

1989 Free Spirit (TV Series)...Didi
- Hallowinnie (1989)

1989 21 Jump Street (TV Series)...Maureen Maroney
- Woolly Bullies (1989)

1988 The Big Five (TV Short)...Melinda 'Scotty' Scott

1988 My Sister Sam (TV Series)
- A Day in the Lives (1988)

1987 Dolly (TV Series)...Young Dolly Parton
- A Down Home Country Christmas (1987)

1987 Adventures in Babysitting...Sara

1987 Highway to Heaven (TV Series)...Robin
- A Mother and a Daughter (1987)

1985-1986 Lime Street (TV Series)...Margaret Ann Culver

1986 The Deliberate Stranger (TV Movie)

1985 Back to the Future...Sally Baines

1985 Brothers (TV Series)...Kit Montgomery
- Donald's Old Flame (1985)

1985 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series)...Megan Hughes
- All the King's Horses... (1985)

1985 This Wife for Hire (TV Movie)...Amy Harper

1984-1985 Matt Houston (TV Series)...Young C.J. / Slim's Girl
- Death Trap (1985)
- On the Run (1984)

1984 Blue Thunder (TV Series)...Kathy
- The Godchild (1984)

To see Then & Now pictures of Maia Brewton, visit: Celebrity Nooz


--Answers to DEAD OR ALIVE--

Maximilian Schell - DEAD
Born: 12/08/1930 Died: 02/01/2014

Derek Jacobi - ALIVE
Born: 10/22/1938

Bob Hoskins - DEAD
Born: 10/26/1942 Died: 04/29/2014



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