Steven as an adult in c.2009
|Born||Carlo Steven Krakoff
November 4, 1974
Glendale, California, U.S.
|Died||July 31, 2011
Tucson, Arizona, U.S.
|Cause of death||Heroin overdose|
|Occupation||Actor, voice actor|
|Notable credit(s)||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. He was married to Dawn Krakoff from 1998 until his death in 2011. He had a son named Noah.
|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||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|
|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.