She's since gone on to appear in a number of acclaimed , including in Edward Scissorhands, Reality Bites, Little Women, A Scanner Darkly, and Girl, Interrupted.
Along with his long-running stint as Andrew 'Andy' Garvey on The Little House on the Prairie, Patrick Labyorteaux's part as Ram remains one of his most recognizable roles, although he's gone on to appear in dozens of since.
In addition to acting onscreen, Labyorteaux has voiced a number of animated characters—such as Flash Thompson in the Spider-Man series from 1995 to 1998.
Here's what the original stars have been up to over the years, and what they look like today.
For actress Penelope Milford, her part as Ms.
Initially, the two men work well together.