Little House On The Prairie: Then & Now

Little House on the Prairie is one of those shows you’ve definitely heard about, even if you haven’t seen it. The western drama series set in Minnesota was one of the most popular and successful shows of the ‘70s and ‘80s. It originally aired on NBC, and the program ran for a total of nine seasons and over 200 episodes.

Fans Identified With The Show

The show made stars of many of its considerable cast members, and because it was autobiographical it struck a chord with a lot of people. Little House on the Prairie explored many themes that weren’t present on television much at that time, including alcoholism and prejudice.


Many big-name celebrities made guest appearances on the show early in their careers. Let’s take a look at what the cast looked like then and what they look like now…