Children of prominent actors, writers, and politicians often follow in their footsteps. But what about grandchildren? It turns out that they do the same. Famous people’s descendants are as beautiful, talented, and aspiring as their grandmas and grandpas.
Clark Gable And Clark Gable III
‘The King of Hollywood’ Clark Gable, who starred in more than 60 movies, was also grandfather to the late Clark James Gable, an American actor and TV presenter who died from an overdose.
Elvis Presley And Riley Keough
31 year old Danielle Riley Keough is the eldest grandchild of Elvis and Priscilla Presley. At only age 15, she began modelling, featuring in Dior, D&G and Vogue campaigns. She is also known for her role in independent films.
Anne Gwynne And Chris Pine
From Princess Diaries to Star Trek and Wonder Woman, Chris Pine is quite a recognizable actor. His grandma, Anne Gwynne, is considered to be one of the first scream queens.
Debbie Reynolds And Billie Lourd
Billie Lourd from Scream Queens and American Horror Story has a famous grandmother too—Debbie Reynolds—an American actress that had a career of around 70 years in the industry.
Marlon Brando And Tuki Brando
The grandson of Marlon Brando, Hollywood film star of Streetcar Named Desire, is said to have a great resemblance to his late grandfather and has featured in the TechnoMarine ad campaign.
Bob Elliott And Abby Elliott
The granddaughter of American comedian and actor Bob Elliot is also in the same industry—she is the third generation of the family that has been featured in Saturday Night Live.
Elizabeth Taylor And Quinn Tivey
Although Elizabeth Taylor was a really famous Hollywood actress, for Quinn Tivey, she was Grandma. Quinn is a trustee of his grandmother’s estate and foundation.
Paul Burke And Alia Shawkat
31-year-old actress and producer Alia Shawkat, playing Maeby Fünke in Arrested Development, is the granddaughter of Paul Burke, an actor with leading roles in Naked City and 12 O’Clock High.
Donald Sutherland And Sarah Sutherland
Kiefer Sutherland’s granddaughter is also an actress! Canadian-American actress Sarah is known for her role of Catherine Mayer in the TV series Veep.
Steve Mcqueen And Steven R. Mcqueen
The actor portraying Jeremy Gilbert in The Vampire Diaries is actually Steven R. McQueen, 32-year-old American actor and model. His grandad was Steve McQueen, the ‘King of Cool’ himself.
John Barrymore And Drew Barrymore
Drew Barrymore, 45-year-old American actress that became famous in her childhood, is the granddaughter of John Barrymore and she recently revealed a controversial story about her grandad’s corpse being stolen by his friends from the morgue for one last party.
Patty Duke And Ali Astin
Actress and health advocate Patty Duke is the grandmother of Ali Astin, known for her role in The Lord of the Rings and Bad Kids of Crestview Academy.
Kirk Douglas And Cameron Douglas
The son of Michael Douglas and grandson of actor Kirk Douglas made the headlines for being caught for drug offenses a few times and faced time in prison. Like his dad and granddad, he is an actor and also a writer of a book, Long Way Home.
Jack Cassidy And Katie Cassidy
The 34-year-old American actress’ paternal grandfather was two-time Primetime Emmy Award nominee Jack Cassidy. Katie is the infamous scream queen from When A Stranger Calls (2006).
Roxie Roker And Zoe Kravitz
Actress, singer and model Zoe Kravitz is not only the daughter of Lenny Kravitz, but also granddaughter of Roxie Roker, who is famous for her role of Helen SWillis on The Jeffersons.
Whoopi Goldberg And Amarah Skye
The granddaughter of actress Whoopi Goldberg, Amarah Skye is said to have the smile of her grandmother.
Alain Delon And Alyson Le Borges
The granddaughter of French cinema icon Alain Delon has followed in her grandad’s footsteps and is mostly known for her roles in Two Missing Hours (2021) and L’île bleue (2001).
Cyril Cusack And Max Irons
English actor and model Maximillian Paul Diarmuid Irons is the grandson of Cyril Cussack, one of Ireland’s greatest film actors.
Tex Ritter And Jason Ritter
Jason Morgan Ritter, the actor behind Kavin Girardi in Joan of Arcadia, is the grandson of Tex Ritter—an American country music singer and actor from the ‘60s.
Wellington Mara And Rooney Mara
American animal rights activist and actress Rooney Mara, who’s now 35 years old, is the granddaughter of Wellington Mara, co-owner of the New York Giants.
Anthony Eisley And India Eisley
The Secret Life of the American Teenager star India Eisley is the granddaughter of Anthony Eisley—a well known American detective actor.
It turns out that beauty and talent can be inherited because grandchildren are just as incredible as their grandparents. What do you think?