The Feral Kid from ‘Mad Max’ wasn’t allowed into the theater for his own premier – this is him today, age 50

Emil Minty became an unlikely star after appearing as The Feral Kid – a grunting, primitive-looking mute – in the film Mad Max 2. At the time, he was only seven years of age, but after his performance, it was predicted that he would have a great and long career as an actor.

Of course, things don’t always go the way they should on paper, and Minty pretty much disappeared from the spotlight afterward his role in Mad Max