The well-known actor-cum-singer Corey Scott Feldman is of American descent. He was born on July 16, 1971, in Los Angeles, California. Feldman's father was an owner of a talent agency which helped in modeling children's careers. Thus, Feldman, starting with his career in a McDonald's commercial at the age of three, wanton to appear in over 100 television commercials and on the 50 television series along with some well-known movies. Feldman had his breakthrough with features in some highly successful movies in a row. Beginning with Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984) which is still one of the most renowned movies of Hollywood cinema, he starred in Joe Dante’s comedy-horror film Gremlins (1984), Richard Donner’s adventure-cum-comedy venture The Goonies (1985), and Wil Wheaton starrer comedy-drama film Stand By Me (1986). In 1987, Feldman made an appearance in The Lost Boys with Corey Haim. This pairing was later famed as "The Two Coreys” and the two actors together starred in several movies together like License to Drive (1988) and Dream a Little Dream (1989). Feldman also appeared alongside Tom Hanks in the movie The ‘Burbs (1989). His acting career came to a hiatus due to his personal drug issues. Later, Feldman began to re-establish his life and career by working in several lesser-known films, He made his return to the big screen with Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III by voicing Donatello, and also starred in the famous film Tales From The Crypt Presents: Bordello of Blood. He and his friend Corey Haim continued working on independent films.
Feldman directed his first and only motion picture in 1996 called ‘Busted,’ in which, Corey Haim played the lead role. On television, Feldman starred in the CBS series Dweebs in the 1990s. Later, in 1999, he appeared in the successful television series The Crow: Stairway to Heaven. Feldman’s music ventures began with his first album called, Love Left. In the 1990s, Feldman released his second album titled Still Searching for Soul, with his band called, Corey Feldman's Truth Movement.2002, Feldman then went on to released a solo album entitled Former Child Actor. Feldman also released his first memoir in 2013, called Coreyography. The book is known for giving intrinsic details of his early life as a child actor, journeying up to the death of his best friend, Corey Haim. It is also said to be discussing his life struggles with drug addiction and his victimisation by Hollywood pedophilia. Feldman took to the internet in 2014 and started hosting a show called Corey’s Angels Talk Live on battlecam.com. Feldman married actress Vanessa Marcil in 1989.
The couple divorced in 1993. Later, after meeting actress and model Susie Sprague in 2002, the couple married later that year, on television in the final episode of The Surreal Life. The couple split after seven years of marriage, and their divorce became legalised in 2014. Feldman is known to be an advocate for animal rights and welfare. He has adhered to be a vegan since at the age of 13. For his dedication and sincerity towards animal rights, he was presented with the Paws of Fame Award by the Wildlife Way Station.