Former Child Star Jonathon Taylor Thomas Surfaces After Years of Silence. He promised he’d be back, and after a decade-long hiatus from the public eye, former child star Jonathon Taylor Thomas has finally resurfaced. The 40-year-old actor, best known for his roles in “Home Improvement” and “The Lion King,” was spotted out and about in Southern California earlier this week, looking almost unrecognizable compared to his childhood self.
Thomas, who has kept a low profile since his departure from Hollywood, was seen running errands near his home. Fans and onlookers were shocked to see the once-familiar face out and about after years of silence and speculation about his whereabouts.
The last time Thomas made headlines was in 2013, when he was photographed signing autographs and interacting with fans. At the time, he seemed to be embracing his fame and the attention that came along with it. But in a 2014 interview with People Magazine, Thomas opened up about his decision to step away from the spotlight.
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According to the former child star, he had been working in the entertainment industry since he was a young child and was in need of a break. He also expressed his desire to not let fame define him and his lack of interest in pursuing a career in Hollywood.
Since then, Thomas has remained out of the public eye and away from the media. The last time he was spotted was during the COVID-19 pandemic, when he was seen walking his dog in his neighborhood.
Fans of Thomas and his work are thrilled to see him out and about once again, even if it is just for a brief moment. As the holiday season approaches, it’s the perfect time to enjoy his classic Christmas film “I’ll Be Home for Christmas,” as well as all his other beloved ’90s projects.