‘Growing Pains’ co-star and pediatric cardiologist share how their loyalty grew by faith
Jeremy Miller and Dr. Brandon Lane Phillips share their story in their new book ‘When we Wished on a Star.’
“Growing Pains” child star Jeremy Miller, who played a scattered Ben Seaver on a show, was connected to a fan around his age — and a dual shaped a special bond. They cruise any other brothers now.
The now-Dr. Brandon Lane Phillips, who suffered from a inborn heart defect, had one wish during 11 years old: he wanted to accommodate his favorite “Growing Pains” actor. Phillips desired that a uncover decorated an ideal family.
“I finished adult on a set of ‘Growing Pains’ and it seemed like it was an answer to my prayer,” Phillips said.
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But it also meant a lot to Miller as well, since it was a initial time someone came to a set only to accommodate him, as against to his comparison co-star Kirk Cameron or a whole cast.
The dual teenagers shaped a loyalty though eventually mislaid hit when Phillips attended medical propagandize and Miller went to college. But a “Growing Pains” reunion brought them together.
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For Phillips, assembly Miller showed him that anything was possible. He went from being diagnosed with special needs as a child to apropos a pediatric cardiologist.
Miller shared that Phillips helped him during a dim time in his life as well, when he was dependant to alcohol, and guided him to get the assistance he needed.
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“I’ve been solemn for 3 years and 4 months,” Miller common as a “Fox Friends” assembly cheered.
The dual penned a book, “When we Wished Upon a Star,” that comes out May 21.