Actors who’ve followed in their parent’s footsteps

You won’t believe who of your favourite stars have famous Hollywood parents!
It might seem hard to believe, but some of your favourite actors in Hollywood grew up with super famous parents. But rather than succumb to the pressure, these stars have managed to forge their own paths and become successful in their own right! 

Zoe Kravitz

Zoe Kravitz
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Daughter of Lenny Kravitz and Lisa Bonet, Zoe Kravitz has some insane genes. Not only that, but for the last twelve years her stepdad has been Aquaman and Game of Thrones’ Jason Momoa. We’d pay good money to be invited to their family get togethers! You can catch Zoe in the upcoming Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald.


Dakota Johnson

Dakota Johnson
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Star of the Fifty Shades series, and the creepy new horror flick Suspiria, Dakota Johnson is the daughter of Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith, both super famous actors. Fun fact: for a while, her stepfather was none other than Antonio Banderas himself!


Katherine Waterson

Katherine Waterson
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Katherine Waterson plays Porpentia Goldstein in the Fantastic Beasts movies, a powerful, daring magician. She’s also appeared in Alien: Covenant. In real life, though, she’s daughter of Sam Waterson from Law & Order, Grace & Frankie and The Newsroom.


Colin Hanks

Colin Hanks
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Being Tom Hanks’ son must be a lot to live up to, but Colin Hanks has managed to become a successful actor and director, starring in Orange County, King Kong, and The Great Buck Howard.


Lily Rose Depp

Lily Rose Depp
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The daughter of Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis, Lily-Rose Depp is now a French/American actress and darling of the indie scene. She appeared in The Dancer, Tusk and Yoga Hosers.

Jamie Lee Curtis

Jamie Lee Curtis
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She’s already super famous and respected, but Jamie Lee Curtis comes from Hollywood royalty! Her mum is Janet Leigh (who was murdered in the shower in Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho), and her dad is Richard Curtis!


Scott Eastwood

Scott Eastwood
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Son of Clint Eastwood himself, Scott Eastwood looks a lot like his dad. Like, a lot. He’s also pursuing a career in acting, starring in Suicide Squad, The Longest Ride and The Fate of the Furious.


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