Jurassic Park: The children of the saga have grown up well!

They do not appear in the lyrics to “Jurassic World: the world after”, but they have marked the saga of dinosaurs over the episodes since 1993. Back to the kids in the franchise and their journey after leaving the park.

Owen Grady (Chris Pratt), Claire Dearing (Bryce Dallas Howard), Alan Grant (Sam Neill), Ellie Sattler (Laura Dern), Ian Malcolm (Jeff Goldblum): the reunion of Jurassic World: the world after has taken place between adults without inviting “Jurassic Kids” to the end of the saga. Only Isabella Sermon, who portrays a character introduced in Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom and is now at the center of the narrative and genetic problems of the last opus, thus stands out from the gigantotosaurus and other giant locusts.

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Ariana Richards at the premiere of “Jurassic World 3” in Los Angeles on June 6, 2022

While Ariana Richards, the unforgettable Lex Murphy from Jurassic Park (ah, the jello scene …), paraded on the red carpet for the premiere of Jurassic World 3 a few days ago, let’s highlight the actors who have faced the dinosaurs since 1993. Their Hollywood careers did not necessarily explode afterwards, but their misfortunes (and their cries) allowed (and will allow) millions of young spectators to identify themselves with their lost characters on Isla Nublar and Isla Sorna.

Ariana Richards (Lex, Jurassic Park)

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Rescued from the jaws Jurassic Park and presents the time of a short sequence at the beginning of the lost world, Ariana Richards (now 42 years old) did not tour much then. In addition to a few occasional roles in TV movies, she has above all established herself as a painter with great talent, several times rewarded for his works.

Joseph Mazzello (Tim, Jurassic Park)

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After “grilling like toast” and escaping the clutches of velociraptors in the kitchens in Jurassic Parkplayed Joseph Mazzello with Meryl Streep in La Rivière sauvage, and under the direction of Richard Attenborough (John Hammond in Jurassic Park) in Les Ombres du Coeur, before reappearing in The lost world time for a cameo. Rarely on the screens then, the actor, now 38, still found Spielberg for the series Brothers in Arms, and was recently seen in the casting of Bohemian Rhapsody, where he plays the bassist in the group Queen, and season 3 of American Crime Story.

Camilla Belle (Cathy, The Lost World)

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After the introductory scene of The lost worldwhere she was attacked by a gang of compsognathus, Camilla Belle (35) continued her acting career and got a few important roles. The sequel starred in the drama The Ballad of Jack and Rose starring Daniel Day-Lewis before starring in Terror on the Line and then in 10,000 peplum. Also model, she has since appeared in independent films and series.

Vanessa Lee Chester (Kelly, The Lost World)

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young star of The lost world next to Jeff Goldblum whose daughter she played, muse and inspiration (and fatal gymnast), Vanessa Lee Chester is now 37 years old. If she has not yet found such an important role as Kelly’s, she has a few appearances in famous series like Veronica Mars, FBI: missing, Shameless or even in teen comedy 17 years old again.

Colton James (Benjamin, The Lost World)

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As a 9-year-old in The lost world, in his pajamas in his childhood room, he was awakened by a T-Rex mother who came to quench her thirst in the family’s swimming pool in San Diego … before devouring the dog. Now 34 years old, Colton James has subsequently chained small roles in cinema (Austin Powers 2, The Cell) but especially on television, including a recurring role in 7 at Home in 2007. His last screen appearance was in an episode of Supernatural from 2010.

Trevor Morgan (Eric, Jurassic Park III)

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As a 9-year-old in The lost world, in his pajamas in his childhood room, he was awakened by a T-Rex mother who came to quench her thirst in the family’s swimming pool in San Diego … before devouring the dog. Now 34 years old, Colton James subsequently linked the small roles in the cinema (Austin Powers 2, Cells), but especially on television, especially a recurring role in 7 at home in 2007). His last screen appearance dates back to 2010 in an episode of supernatural.

Blake Michael Bryan (Charlie, Jurassic Park III)

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Remember: it was he who almost like a baby gave the nickname Alan Grant “Dinosaur Man” in Jurassic Park III … and took the phone to save the expedition, threatened by spinosaurus. Blake Michael Bryan’s Hollywood career – revealed in The Young and the Restless, where he played Noah Newman in 15 episodes – was very short, as he only appeared briefly in two films after his small role with the dinosaurs, in 2004 and then 2009.

Nick Robinson (Zach, Jurassic World)

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Present in the cast of the first Jurassic World alongside Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard, but absent from the second and third rounds, Nick Robinson (now 27 years old) continued his acting career by sharing the poster for La 5th wave and playing under the direction of Rob Reiner. He was particularly noted for interpreting the main character in teen-rom-com Love, Simon (who he then found again for a couple of appearances in the series Love, Victor, which he produces), as well as in the series A Teacher and Maid.

Ty Simpkins (Gray, Jurassic World)

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Little brother of Nick Robinson in Jurassic World first of the name, the young Ty Simpkins also crossed paths with Tony Stark in Iron Man 3, and was also present at his funeral at the end of Avengers: Endgame. After starring in The Nice Guys and the latest Insidious, could he soon reappear in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and even be offered a place in what some rumors already call “Young Avengers?”? Meanwhile, 20 years old, he continues his career between series and independent films.

Isabella Sermon (Maisie, Jurassic World 2 & Jurassic World 3)

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We discover Isabella Sermon at the age of 11 inches Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, as Maisie Lockwood, a young woman whose birth and genetic background are among InGen’s closely guarded secrets. The British actress, who will celebrate her 16th birthday in early July, is now at the center of questions about Jurassic World: the world after.

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