The most acclaimed child-actor of all time, at the age of two Chad Thomas had starred in no less than eleven films, earning two Best Actor Oscars and nine nominations. A critical backlash inevitably ensued, and after the box office flops of Chad Thomas Shits his Nappies and Cries a Lot and Chad Thomas Tries to Walk But Can’t Even Stand Up Properly, it was apparent that the audience now shared the opinion of reviewers that he was in fact “just playing himself”.