However, this wasn’t to say that she found it easy transitioning from a child star into a respected adult actress.This, paired with her parents’ emphasis on education, is exactly what led Mc Kellar to create a solid profession (a Plan B, so to speak) outside the spotlight.Of course, she also became a teen idol who stole the hearts of nearly every teenage boy in the United States from 1988 to the show’s end in 1993.
During the late 1990s, Mc Kellar enrolled at the University of California Los Angeles to pursue her second passion—mathematics.Publishing a scientific paper as an undergraduate, the former teen idol graduated in 1998 with the highest honors, summa cu laude, with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics.Stars of the classic series "The Wonder Years," Fred Savage and Danica Mc Kellar, appeared on the Wednesday October 22, 2014 episode of "The View." The former co-stars spoke about the long awaited DVD release of "The Wonder Years".They also explain why it took so long for this DVD to be released, where they are now and how their first kiss actually took place on screen.On Saturday at the TV Land Awards in Beverly Hills, The Wonder Years stars Fred Savage and Danica Mc Kellar reunited with the rest of the show's cast to pick up the Impact Award on behalf of their beloved Eighties program.
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Can you believe it's been 25 years since Kevin Arnold first set eyes upon Winnie Cooper on "The Wonder Years"? Although fans grew up with stars Fred Savage and Danica Mc Kellar throughout the show's six-year run, there's a lot you might not know about them and the hit series behind the scenes.
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In 2014, the cast finally reunited where they talked about their favorite moments from the show, including Mc Kellar’s first kiss on television with Fred Savage.