The Wonder Years was one of the most popular series of the eighties. The stories about the trials and tribulations of "Kevin Arnold's" life fascinated millions of viewers all over the world. Let us tell you what happened to the cast and where they are now...
From 1988 to 1993, the successful ABC series The Wonder Years was produced. The series is about "Kevin Arnold's" childhood and adolescence and takes place during the sixties and seventies. Fred Savage portrayed the young protagonist.
Fred Savage was 12 years old when he took on the lead role in The Wonder Years. He was nominated for an Emmy for his great portrayal of the young "Kevin". After the show ended, Savage went on to study at Stanford. Today, he is a successful director!
Dania McKellar was the delightful "Winnie Cooper" in The Wonder Years. There's hardly a boy who was not in love with her during the late 1980s. "Winnie" was also "Kevin Arnold's" great love in the show!
"Winnie" was "Arthur's" neighbor and had to go through a lot! Her brother died and because her parents could not cope with the grief of their son's death, they separated. Today "Winnie" actress Danica McKellar is a very attractive woman!
Danica McKellar could not sustain the success she had as a child actress in The Wonder Years. She appeared on a couple of other shows, but then chose to go to college. McKellar studied mathematics at UCLA and later wrote non-fiction books for children.
Olivia d'Abo played "Kevin Arnold 's" big sister "Karen Arnold" in The Wonder Years.
Olivia D'Abo is still a successful TV actress. Over the course of the last years, she appeared in shows like Criminal Intent, Eureka and Elementary.
Josh Saviano played "Kevin's" best friend "Paul Pfeiffer" in The Wonder Years. After the end of the show in 1993, he ended his acting career.
After the end of the show The Wonder Years, Josh Saviano turned his back on acting and went to college. He is now a lawyer and still keeps in touch with his former co-star Fred Savage.
Jason Hervey played "Kevin's" brother "Wayne Arnold". On the show, "Wayne" and "Kevin" could not stand each other, while the two actors actually got along really well on and off-set!
Jason Hervey also played a small role in Back to the Future. Since 1996, he's been working mainly behind the camera as a producer.
Dan Lauria played the head of the "Arnold" family "Jack Arnold" in The Wonder Years.
Today, Dan is over 70 years old and still works as an actor. He has most recently appeared in shows such as How I Met Your Mother, Law & Order: SVU and Grey's Anatomy.
Alley Mills played "Norma Arnold", the mother of "Kevin", "Karen" and "Wayne". Alley Mills has actually been working as an actress since the late sixties!
Before and after The Wonder Years, Alley Mills has starred in series such as Dr. Quinn - Medicine Woman, The Bold & The Beautiful, and Sabrina - the Teenage Witch. In 2014 the actress has also starred in the film "Maybe Someday", for instance.