Celebs Who Went from Disney to the Dark Side
When we think of The Disney Channel, we think of wholesome family entertainment. But Disney's former child stars seem eager to shed that image once they come of age — and some do so in more daring ways than others.
This month marked the release of Harmony Korine's "Spring Breakers," an R-rated film featuring plenty of sex, drugs and violence, and starring former Disney regulars Selena Gomez and Vanessa Hudgens (as well as Ashley Benson, the star of a teen drama on the Disney-owned ABC Family channel).
But they weren't the first (and they probably won't be the last) child stars to ditch their purer personas. Check out a few former Disney stars who got edgier with age: