Carlo Steven Krakoff|
November 4, 1974
Glendale, California, U.S.
July 31, 2011 (aged 36)|
Tucson, Arizona, U.S.
|Cause of death||Heroin overdose|
|Occupation||Actor, voice actor|
The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show|
A Pup Named Scooby-Doo
as Freddy Jones
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids
as Tommy Pervis
|Spouse(s)||Dawn Krakoff (m. 1998; his death 2011)|
As a boy, he appeared in a number of television series and films, with recurring roles on Webster, Punky Brewster, Out of This World, and Weird Science. Steven also appeared in Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984) as a young Spock (the first actor other than Leonard Nimoy to play the role), and in a minor role in Disney's Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989). He provided the voice of a young Fred Jones for four seasons on the Hanna-Barbera animated series A Pup Named Scooby-Doo, the first actor besides Frank Welker to do so.
As an adult, Steven retired from acting. He became addicted to prescription medications after a tonsillectomy, and stole to support his addiction. Steven was sentenced to 13 years in prison for armed robbery in 2010.
|1981||Little House on the Prairie||Jess Miles||TV series, 1 episode|
|1982||Rosie: The Rosemary Clooney Story||Raphael||TV film|
|1983||Wait Till Your Mother Gets Home!||Unknown role||TV film|
|1983||Quincy M.E.||Chris||TV series, 1 episode|
|1983||Matt Houston||Young Matt||TV series, 1 episode|
|1984||Star Trek III: The Search for Spock||Young Spock||Theatrical film|
|1985||Snoopy's Getting Married, Charlie Brown||Pigpen
|1985||Teen Wolf||Whistle boy||Theatrical film|
|1985||The Pumpkin Road Kids||Earl
|1985||Happily Ever After||Woody||TV film|
|1985||The Hugga Bunch||Andrew Severson||TV film|
|1985||The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show||Franklin||Voice role|
TV episode ("Sally's Sweet Babboo")
|1986||Diff'rent Strokes||Kurt||TV Series, 1 episode|
|1986||Fluppy Dogs||Jamie Bingham||Voice role|
|1987||Family Comedy Hour||Unknown role||TV special|
|1987||Punky Brewster||Joey Deaton||TV series, 3 episodes|
|1988||A Night at the Magic Castle||Ruggles|
|1988||in the beginning||The Pig||TV film|
|1988-1991||A Pup Named Scooby-Doo||Fred Jones||Voice role|
TV series, 30 episodes
|1988||Superman||Additional voices||Voice role|
TV series, 1 episode
|1989||Honey, I Shrunk the Kids||Thomas "Tommy" Pervis||Theatrical film|
|1990||Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael||Kid #2 Throwing Buckeyes|
|1993||The Wonder Years||Guy||TV series, 1 episode|
|1994-1996||Weird Science||Matthew||TV series, Recurring guest star; 4 episodes, (final television appearance)|
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-04-15. Retrieved 2013-04-14.
- "Officials: Heroin killed Tucson inmate". Arizona Daily Star. October 28, 2011. Retrieved April 26, 2014.