James Vincent McNichol, III, known professionally as Jimmy McNichol is an American former child actor and the brother of actress Kristy McNichol. He got his start at the age of 7, acting in a Band-Aid commercial. He appeared in roughly 60 commercials between 1967–1973, including spots for Kool-Aid and Crest. He then landed minor roles in shows such as S.W.A.T. and Little House on the Prairie. He made his first movie, Sunshine, in 1973 at the age of 12.