Oprah: Where Are They Now?

Ricky Schroder on His Teen Heartthrob Status: I Wasn't Comfortable with It

  • Posted: 9/1/2014
    • Length: 01:04
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After his star-making performance opposite Jon Voight in the 1979 boxing film 'The Champ,' Ricky Schroder soon became an object of adoration to screaming girls around the world as the precocious Ricky Stratton on the television sitcom 'Silver Spoons.' Why wasn't Ricky content being the Justin Bieber of his day? Watch to find out! Plus, learn about Ricky's odds-beating transition from child star to respectable adult actor, as well as the dream board that foretold his marriage.

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