Celebrity children have always been a hot topic, with many people wondering if they are brought up in the limelight how will that affect them down the line. But also if the celebrity in question decides to keep their life private, we are desperate to find out why.
Also we are obsessed with comparisons and are always interested to know whether they have followed in their parents (Christian Louboutin shaped) footsteps.
We take a look at what has happened to some of our favorite celebrity’s children.
Brittany and her sister Breleigh are the daughters of former NFL Quarterback Brett Favre. It is Brittany that has had the most media attention thanks to her dabble in modelling. She is a young mother to two sons herself.
Marcus is the son of NBA legend Michael Jordan. Marcus played college basketball for the UCF Knights but never hit anywhere near the heights his superstar father did. In 2016, Marcus opened a shoe store called “Trophy Room” in Disney World.
Out of all of the celebs on this list, Ava definitely steals the spotlight for being the split image of her glamorous mother, Reese Witherspoon. Following on from “Cruel Intentions”, we all hoped that Reese and Ryan Phillippe could have a happily ever after, unfortunately however the only thing we have left of the beautiful duo is their gorgeous daughter.
Sam Alexis Woods
Tiger Woods’ daughter is Sam Alexis Woods. She was named after Tiger’s father. She was actually born a day after the U.S. Open in 2007 where Woods finished runner-up. Since the Tiger Woods scandal, things have been rough for the Woods family. When news broke, he told his daughter “Daddy made some mistakes”.
Alexandra Lydia is Dustin Hoffman’s youngest child from his first marriage with Lisa. Alexandra briefly made headlines for her fling with famous pop star Jonah Hill, but since the breakup, the hype surrounding her died down.
Earvin III Johnson
The son of Magic Johnson, Earvin III was recently in the news after he publicly came out. EJ reported that he came out to his family as a young teenager but recently made it public.
Frances Bean Cobain
Frances Bean Cobain spent a lot of her childhood flicking between family members, namely Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love. She has been able to create an excellent public image for herself, now worth approximately $170 million, and has appeared on the cover of various fashion magazines.
Simone Alexandra Johnson
Simone Alexandra Johnson is the daughter of actor and ex WWE star Dwayne “the Rock” Johnson. She has been with him to many awards shows. The WWE star loves when his daughter throws his own catchphrases at him. He admits, “she has to be careful with them because I cuss so much.”
Hailie Jade Scott Mathers
Eminem is well known for not mincing his words, and broadcasting any issues going on in his life through his music. Anyone who may have heard his songs, will be aware he has a daughter, Hailie. However, despite the strong bond held between the pair, there were limited childhood photos shared with the media. Hailie made an appearance in the headlines in 2014 as she turned 18, became Homecoming Queen and graduated top of her class in high school.
Son of Snoop Dogg, Cordell Broadus may only be 20 years old but he is already carving out a career for himself in modelling. He has just landed a major campaign with MCM Worldwide.
Although she is a sibling, Jamie Lynn Spears, is certainly folowing in her sister Britney’s footsteps. She starred in the Nickelodeon series “Zoey 101” from 2005 to 2008 and has since embarked on a country music career.
Bon Jovi’s guitarist and Heather Locklear had a beautiful daughter, Ava Sambora. Now Ava is 19, she is making use of the gorgeous looks passed to her by her glamorous mother, as she has embarked on her modelling career and has a huge social media following.
Dakota, the daughter of Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson may be best well known for her starring role in the hit film Fifty Shades of Grey.
Brooklyn Beckham is the eldest of footballer David Beckham and Spice Girl Victoria. Now just 18, Brooklyn had trials with a number of British football clubs but has decided to channel his efforts into his photography.
Georgia May Jagger
At the young age of 16, Mick Jagger’s daughter, Georgia May Jagger was signed by Independent models. Her excellent genes and modelling prowess was passed on by her talented mother Jerry Hall. So far, Georgia May has already participated in campaigns for Miu Miu and Chanel.
Although Selleck was a huge star through the 80s and 90s, his daughter Hannah said that her father has always insisted on keeping her away from movie premieres and red carpets, so she would have a “normal childhood”. At least as normal as it could be. Hannah is now a rising equestrian star and has recently embarked on a modelling career.
Lily Rose Depp
At just 19, Lily Rose Depp is an actress and model, but also an ambassador for Chanel. Her acting credits include The Dancer which premiered at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival.
Now aged 39, son of award winning actor Tom Hanks, Colin is an actor in his own right.
Liv Moore is the daughter of Julianne Moore, who she most certainly inherited her looks from. However, she has gained her height from her father, Bart Freundlich.
Famously known for his starring role in Breaking Bad, Bryan Cranston’s daughter, Taylor Dearden has already made progress within the acting world. The aspiring actress even appeared in her dad’s biggest hit for one episode.
Rocco is the estranged son of Guy Ritchie and Madonna. Being born into such a power couple who then split up must have been hard for young Rocco. He has recently rekindled his relationship with his mother and is very good friends with Brooklyn Beckham.
Daughter of Lenny Kravitz and Lisa Bonet, Zoë took her parents dashing looks and has begun her own acting career, appearing in shows such as Californication and the film X-Men: First Class.
Francesca now focuses her time on being a socialite, having dipped in and out of acting for a few years, making an appearance on “Mrs Eastwood & Company” in 2012. Her parents, Clint Eastwood and Frances Fisher must be very proud of the beauty they have produced.
Another Eastwood making a name for themselves in the world of showbiz, is Scott, who at aged 32 has already got a number of acting credits under his name including Pacific Rim Uprising, Suicide Squad and of course modelling for Davidoff.
Kaia is the daughter of model Cindy Crawford and former model and now businessman Rande Gerber. Although she is only 16 years old, Kaia is following in her mother’s footsteps into the modelling world.
Ella Olivia & Quinlin Stiller
Recently separated couple Ben Stiller and Christine Taylor have two children, a daughter, Ella Olivia, born April 9, 2002, and a son, Quinlin Dempsey, born July 10, 2005. Quinlin has started to follow in his father’s footsteps as he was a voice actor at age 3 in Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, playing his father’s character, Alex, as a cub.
Although Rob Lowe is actually old enough to be John’s grandfather, John keeps Rob feeling young as the pair often workout together. Although he made no interest in acting, he did make a guest appearance on his father’s series “The Grinder” in 2015.
Famously known through her animal loving father, Steve Irwin, the Crocodile Hunter, Bindi Irwin follows in his footsteps while flourishing into a beautiful woman. Sadly, her father is no longer here today to watch his daughter live her life and follow a promising career path, most recently taking part in ‘Dancing with the Stars’.
Rafferty Law is Jude Law’s eldest son, who has been attempting to kick-start his career in modelling and singing. If he is anything like his father, then I’m sure he won’t find it too difficult.
Rafferty isn’t the only Law offspring looking to go into modelling. Jude and ex-wife Sadie Frost’s daughter Iris is also also looking to break into the industry. Iris has recently landed a campaign with Burberry Beauty, despite only starting her career a year ago.
Yolanda Foster, a Dutch American television personality wasn’t really known by the public until however, she became a ‘Real Housewife of Beverly Hills’ and was making appearances all over Hollywood. Her one daughter, Bella, is all grown up, and works as a fashion model.
Yolanda Foster certainly had some fantastic genes, as her other daughter, Gigi, has also gone on to be a hugely successful model. Above, shows that sometimes the best celebrity doppelgängers are their offspring.
If you have ever watched a film starring Jim Carrey, you will know that this lucky lady, Jane Carrey, will not have had a boring childhood. The 29-year-old, who’s mother is Melissa Womer, tested out her musical skills on American Idol in 2012. Unfortunately, Jane didn’t make it to the final.
Clara, 21, is the daughter of Ewan and Eve McGregor and is quickly making a name for herself in the modelling world.
It is fair to say that Sydney Simpson hasn’t had the average celebrity offspring upbringing. Her father O.J Simpson’s career and life have been in a downward spiral for many years. Sydney recently turned 31 years-old and tries to stay out of the spotlight as much as she can.
Suri is the daughter of Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise, born in 2006, Suri is now 12 years old and goes to school in California. Holmes ensures that Suri’s childhood is as private as possible.
Bianca Bree(Van Damme)
Bianca Bree is the daughter of Van Damme and ex-bodybuilder and fitness competitor Gladys Portugues. She’s followed her father’s footsteps in both martial arts and also movies having starred in a few films such as U.F.O in 2012.
Sterns oldest daughter Emily is an orthodox Jew in her early 30’s. She blames her dad on her current single status.. She said, “my dad’s emphasis on sexuality in his career kept me out of the dating scene when I was younger.”
My dad always instilled in us, ‘Everybody’s watching you,’ ” she said. While Howard “always said it was for our protection,” she attributes his warnings to narcissism.“I was alone. The belief that we were so different made it unhealthy,” she says. “Maybe because he was disconnected from the world, he experienced so much shame about who he was.”
Katherine is the eldest child of movie icon and politician Arnold Schwarzenegger and TV personality Maria Shriver. She is a lifestyle blogger and best-selling author of “Rock What You’ve Got: Secrets to Loving Your Inner and Outer Beauty from Someone Who’s Been There and Back” and “I Just Graduated… Now What?
Patrick is Arnie’s eldest son and has been acting since he was 13, although he’s not been able to land a lead role, now at the age of 24, his resume means that surely a big break is only round the corner!
Many will remember Blanket as ‘the baby Michael Jackson dangled out of a window’, but now aged 14, Blanket is all grown up and is a spitting image of his famous father!
John David Washington
John David Washington is another celebrity offspring who has followed in their father’s footsteps. The 33 year old is an American football player by trade and was once draft by the Rams, but is now plying is talents in acting. Fans of Ballers will recognise him as Ricky Jerret.
Matilda is the daughter of the late Heath Ledger who died when she was just three years old in 2008. Now Matilda is eleven and you can definitely see the resemblance of her father.
Elijah Blue Allman
Elijah is the son of Cher and her second husband Gregg Allman. After a troubled childhood where he felt unloved after being sent to boarding school unlike his siblings, Elijah has disowned his mother and even eloped in order to not have his mother attend his wedding. Guitarist Elijah has worked with 30 seasons to Mars and even Sugar Ray.
Rumer is the eldest daughter of actors Bruce Willis and Demi Moore. Most famously Rumer won season 20 of Dancing With The Stars and made her Broadway debut in Chicago in 2015.
Coco, 14, is the daughter of FRIENDS star Courtney Cox and David Arquette. She is regularly seen spending quality time with her mom.
Chloe Lattanzi is the daughter of Grease actress Olivia Newton-John and actor Matt Lattanzi. She has followed in her mother’s footsteps into the music industry as a singer. Chloe who is an avid user of social media, showed her support for her mother who announced she had in fact got Breast cancer, after 20 years in remission.
Ella was born to John and Actress Kelly Preston and has recently begun starring in movies herself. Dad John recently stated that his one hope for his daughter is that she ‘Breaks in to acting, as she’s fabulous’.
Travolta’s oldest child Jett tragically passed away in 20009 after suffering a seizure during a holiday in the Bahamas.
Now aged 19, Lionel Richie’s daughter Sofia has grown up in the celebrity spotlight and is creating a career for herself in modelling. She recently announced she is dating Scott Disick, Kourtney Kardashian’s ex-boyfriend who is 15 years her senior. Lionel expressed his thoughts in an interview with US Weekly: ‘I’m scared to death, are you kidding me? Have I been in shock?! I’m the dad, come on.’ It is rumoured that Lionel tracks his daughters phone to know where she is at all times.
At just 11 years old Danielynn is already following in her late mother Anna Nicole Smith’s footsteps in the modelling industry. Her most well known campaign was as the face of Guess Girl’s Spring 2013 line.
You could be excused for thinking this was a photo of Hollywood actor Mel Gibson, but it is actually his 27-year-old son Milo Gibson who now works as a model.
Maude And Iris Apatow
Maude and Iris are the adorable daughters of producer Judd Apatow and actress Leslie Mann. Both of the girls have followed their mother’s footsteps into acting, with both of them in “Knocked Up,” “Funny People,” and “This is 40.” It helps when their dad is the director!
We saw her grow up from a girl to a young lady, we miss her, even more than her father as President!
Aquinnah and Shuyler Fox
Actor Michael J Fox and his wife Tracy Pollan have welcomed four children into the world, including son Sam, twins Aquinnah and Schuyler and youngest daughter Esme. Aquinnah and Schuyler have obviously grown up inseparable.
Sophie Von Haselberg
Bette Midler’s daughter Sophie Von Haselberg is following in her mother’s celebrity footsteps and is best known for her role in Woody Allen’s film, Irrational Man.
Lexi Bowie was revealed to the world in a Hello Magazine photoshoot at just 17 days old alongside her father David Bowie and mother Iman. Since then however, she has kept her personal life very private thanks to the protection of her parents. She is now 17 years old and her mother celebrated her birthday by posting this stunning selfie on social media.
Ray Nicholson still regularly attends NBA games with his actor father Jack. Many believe Ray is the spitting image of a certain Leonardo Di Caprio!
Billie is the daughter of Star Wars legend Carrie Fisher, at the age of 19, Billie sadly saw the death of her mother and grandmother in within the space of a day in December 2016. Working wise, Billie wants to be a successful actor like her mother and is already known for her roles as Chanel #3 in the Fox television series Scream Queens and Winter Anderson in the FX series American Horror Story: Cult.
He may only be 14 years old but Pax is certainly taking on the roll of protector for his mom.
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s youngest daughter Vivienne is just nine years old, but is already growing into a little star, having starred in Maleficient alongside her mother.