Wil Wheaton was born
July 29, 1972 in Burbank (hey, he's our age!). The
80's movie role that Wheaton is probably most famous
for, is that of Gordie Lachance in Stand By Me (1986).
Other 80's movies that Wheaton starred in include The
Buddy System (1984), Hambone and Hillie (1984), and The
Curse (1987). Wheaton could also be found on 80's
TV, including appearances on shows like Highway to
Heaven, St. Elsewhere, Family Ties, made several made
for TV movies. His most famous 80's TV role has to
be as Wesley Crusher, from 1987 to 1990 on the TV series
"Star Trek: The Next Generation."