Adam Rich's acting career began when he was a mere eight years old. He also appeared in the TV movie "The City" (NBC, 1976-77). He appeared in a number of television specials, including "Bob Hope Special: The Bob Hope Christmas Special" (1979-1980), "The Donny and Marie Christmas Special" (ABC, 1979-1980) and "Disneyland's 25th Anniversary" (CBS, 1979-1980). He worked in television in his early acting career as well, including parts on "Eight Is Enough" (ABC, 1976-1981) and "CHiPs" (NBC, 1977-1983). During these years, he additionally appeared in film, receiving a role in the Elliott Gould comedy "The Devil and Max Devlin" (1981). He also contributed to a variety of television specials, including "Whatever Became Of...?" (1981-82), "The Zertigo Diamond Caper" (CBS, 1982-83) and "Circus of the Stars" (CBS, 1982-83). Additionally, he appeared on the television special "The Lost Youth of Hollywood" (NBC, 1990-91). Most recently, Rich acted in the David Spade comedy "Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star" (2003).