15 Child Stars Who Were Emancipated From Their Parents (PHOTOS)


Getting emancipated from your parents is nothing new in Hollywood. Some stars choose to split from their parents because they feel their careers are being mismanaged, while others are just hard workers who want to skirt child labor laws. In the case of Modern Family's Ariel Winter, she was being taken advantage of by her own mother.

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It's hard to imagine living on your own even before you could drive, but these 15 stars legally split from their parents to start a new life for themselves for better or for worse. 

 

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