But now everyone happens to be extra interested because Culkin cut his hair and he's holding his own against his model goddaughter in the camera-loves-me department.
And that's for people because the 36-year-old actor/musician/curiosity has been in the public eye for so long, he's one of those celebrities you realize you've been rooting for, perhaps for most of your life.
"He played with us." Having Jackson identify with him as a child star was "comforting," Culkin said. Overall, he testified that Jackson never abused him, nor did he witness any such behavior on Jackson's part.
Most of the time he spent there was before the age of 14, he said, after which he had moved away from L. Jackson was acquitted of all charges but the accusations and civil lawsuits would shadow him for the rest of his life.
It's a little bit depressing."In court documents, mom Patricia Brentrup accused Kit Culkin (they were together for 20 years but never married) of abandonment, "excessive drinking, physical abuse and unfaithful behavior."The filing also expressed concern that if Kit's antics got in the way of a movie Kieran Culkin was shooting at the time, "no one in Hollywood will want to work with our children again." Kit's lawyer argued that the man was a devoted father who had been a "prime force" in Macaulay's career.
Kit had been named one of Meanwhile, all of the custody drama was unfolding at the most inopportune of times.
In 2015 he and Ryan Gosling near-melted the Internet when Gosling wore a Kevin Mc Allister T-shirt, and Culkin stepped out in a T-shirt with an image of Gosling wearing the Kevin shirt, after which Gosling wore a shirt with a pic of Culkin wearing the Gosling shirt. "I've never had a problem saying I've got nothing lined up.