In many families, inheritance causes a lot of fighting and feuds. However, there are also certain kinds that are not problematic at all. There are things that even bring the family closer. We honestly find it fascinating when physical attributes live on for generations on end. Take a look at these grandchildren who bear similarities to their famous grandpa or grandma!
Apple Martin – Blythe Danner’s Granddaughter
Blythe Danner has lovely genes, and you can tell just by looking at Gwyneth Paltrow and Apple Martin, her daughter and granddaughter respectively. Danner recently turned 75 years old, but she does not seem to plan on retiring soon! She was recently in 3 films and appeared in Will and Grace.
Emma Ferrer – Audrey Hepburn’s Granddaughter
Audrey Hepburn is, without a doubt, a true Hollywood icon. Thanks to her beauty, acting chops, and elegance, she became the ultimate star of her time. We are jealous that Emma Ferrer looks just like her! She is a model too. Sadly, her famous grandma passed away in 1993.
Ethan Peck – Gregory Peck’s Grandson
Ethan Peck can be his grandpa’s double! His grandpa was the lead actor in movies like To Kill A Mockingbird and Roman Holiday. He was a charitable man on top of that. Ethan has appeared in projects such as Passport to Paris and 10 Things I Hate About You.
Oliver Elfman – Peter Fonda’s Grandson
Peter Fonda has passed his eyes and smile on to Oliver, his grandson. The young man is the son of Bridget, Peter’s daughter, who starred in Single White Female. On the other hand, Oliver’s dad is Danny Elfman, a composer who has worked with filmmaker Tim Burton in the past.
Dree Hemingway – Ernest Hemingway’s Granddaughter
We have all read Ernest Hemingway’s works in the past! The award-winning writer passed on his genes to his gorgeous granddaughter Dree. She is a huge hit in the fashion industry. In the past, she has worked with high-end brands such as Calvin Klein and Givenchy.
Arthur Donald – Paul McCartney’s Grandson
Does this Yale student look familiar? It is probably because he looks exactly like his grandpa, Paul McCartney. We are sure that he can pay for his Ivy League tuition easily since his grandpa is a billionaire!
Amba Isis Jackson – Mick Jagger’s Granddaughter
Amba Jackson is the child of Piers Jackson and Jade Jagger. She is also the grandkid of Mick Jagger! She is romantically involved with Frankie Lagrange. In general, she likes to stay mum about private affairs.
Aiden And Jacob – David Bautista’s Grandsons
Are you aware that wrestler Dave Bautista became a granddad when he was only 40 years old? The star of Guardians of the Galaxy is the granddad to two already. Look at how cute this photo is!
Drew Barrymore – John Barrymore’s Granddaughter
As a Barrymore family member, Drew grew up under the limelight. She looks a lot like her grandfather John! He was a huge star during the ‘20s and ‘30s. Sadly, the substance abuse issues that run in the family also got passed on to the actress. Her dad and grandpa both died due to alcohol-related problems. It was a good thing that the actress overcame it when she checked into rehab at 14 years old.
Anjelica Huston – Walter Huston’s Granddaughter
Anjelica Huston is famous for starring in The Addams Family and The Grifters. Her dad is John Huston and her grandpa is Walter Huston. You can see that she inherited her grandfather’s mouth and cheekbones! Sadly, they never got to meet as he died a year before her birth.
Jason Ritter – Tex Ritter’s Grandson
Jason Ritter clearly inherited his dad’s good looks. In reality, he also got it from his grandpa! Tex Ritter was a country singer and Western film star in the ‘30s. He was active in United Cerebral Palsy too.
Sean Flynn – Errol Flynn’s Grandson
Errol Flynn is no longer that famous, but he used to be a big star in the ‘30s and ‘40s. Tragically, he went bankrupt near the end of his life. Sean did not get much money from him but he did get his good looks.
Lena Redford – Granddaughter of Robert Redford
Robert Redford and Lola Van Wagenen had 4 kids and then 7 grandkids. His acting career is popular, but he also worked behind the camera. In 2015, he started The Redford Center with James, his son. It focuses on video and film about environmental causes. James’ daughter Lena is active in it too.
Amaya Josephine Hermann – Granddaughter of Jayne Mansfield
Amaya is the second daughter of Peter Hermann and Mariska Hargitay. The family did not stop with her adoption and adopted a son too. Sadly, her birth mom Jayne Mansfield died when she was 3 years old.
Rose Kennedy Schlossberg – Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis’s Granddaughter
Jackie Kennedy went by Jacqueline Bouvier before she and JFK tied the knot. They used to be the ideal couple! Their grandchild Rose Kennedy Schlossberg got her good lucks and the Kennedy fortune as well.
Bridget Fonda – Henry Fonda’s Granddaughter
Without a doubt, the Fonda family has some of the best genes. Bridget is a great actress who has been nominated for the Golden Globes and Emmys. She inherited her grandpa’s sharp jawline and huge eyes!
Zoe Kazan – Elia Kazan’s Granddaughter
Zoe Kazan is the child of Nicholas Kazan and the grandchild of director Elia Kazan. They have the same noses and eyes, right? Elia earned a bad rep after joining the anti-communist witch hunt of the ‘50s.
Katie Cassidy – Jack Cassidy’s Granddaughter
Jack Cassidy was on the Broadway stage before transitioning to onscreen projects in the ‘60s and ‘70s. He had bipolar disorder and passed away in a fire in 1976. His smile and eyes live on in Katie Cassidy!
Dannielynn Birkhead- Anna Nicole Smith’s Daughter
The famous model, Anna Nicole Smith, accidentally overdosed in 2007 and her beautiful daughter is honoring her mother’s memory. When her father was asked if Dannielynn would pursue a career in modeling he expressed that it would be her decision. However, in 2012 she participated in a Guess campaign in honor of her mother’s 25 year anniversary.
Amy Redford- Robert Redford’s Daughter
The retired American actor, director, producer, and founder of the Sundance Film Festival is Robert Redford. His very successful daughter has performed in many films as well as produced well-known movies like he Guitar (2008), Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999) and Craig Wedren & Pink Ape: I Am a Wolf, You Are the Moon (2016).
Sarah Sutherland – Donald Sutherland’s Granddaughter
The actress is best known for bringing Catherine Meyer to life on Veep. Sarah Sutherland is the daughter of 24 star Kiefer Sutherland and the granddaughter of Hollywood legend Donald Sutherland. What a talented family!
Tayla Lynn – Loretta Lynn’s Granddaughter
Tayla Lynn started to sing with the help of her grandma Loretta Lynn. When Tayla joined her grandmother on tour, she had the chance to sing with Stealing Angels. She signed with London Tone Music and tried her hand at movies and TV shows as well.
Princess Charlotte – Princess Diana’s Granddaughter
Aww, look at these two! Princess Charlotte sports a similar hairdo that Princess Diana did. This little girl is the daughter of Prince William and Kate Middleton. Of course, this means Princess Di is her grandma.
Riley Keough – Priscilla Presley’s Granddaughter
Danielle Riley Keough is the daughter of Danny Keough and Lisa Marie Presley. Yes, this means that she is the grandchild of Elvis and Priscilla Presley! The young woman is an actress, producer, and model.
Pablo Dylan – Bob Dylan’s Grandson
Pablo Dylan was called “Bob Dylan’s rapping grandson.” He released his “10 Minutes” mixtape when he was 15 years old. He went on to quit hip-hop to focus so that he can focus on folk-rock instead.
Edgar Cooper Endicott – Joan River’s Grandson
Edgar Cooper is the grandson of Joan Rivers. He has appeared on a reality TV show with her before! In 1998, his mom Melissa Rivers and dad John Endicott had a $3 million wedding. Sadly, things ended in divorce about 5 years after that.
Princes William And Harry – Queen Elizabeth’s Grandsons
We are sure that you know who Prince Harry and Prince William are! They are the sons of Princess Diana and Prince Charles. We are even surer that you know who their grandma is. She is Queen Elizabeth II!
Sophie Dahl – Roald Dahl’s Granddaughter
Children from across the globe love Roald Dahl. His grandchild Sophie Dahl is a model now. She is a size 14 but enjoys success in the tough industry. She was his inspiration for The BFG character!
Alyson Le Borges – Alain Delon’s Granddaughter
Alyson Le Borges is lovely, and this would not come as a surprise if you know Alain Delon, her grandpa. She seems to be following his footsteps in terms of career as well. She was in Blue Island!
Mahogany Lox – Berry Gordy Jr.’s Granddaughter
Mahogany Lox is the grandchild of Berry Gordy Jr. She is in the music industry as well. On top of that, she is a social media star with millions of followers on her social media accounts.
Elettra Rossellini Wiedemann – Granddaughter of Ingrid Bergman
Elettra is a famous model who gets her looks from her grandma, Ingrid Bergman. The younger woman decided to focus on writing later on. On top of that, she is also the founder and manager of Impatient Foodie, which is a website that focuses on easy-to-make healthy recipes.
Bailey Willis – Granddaughter of Paul McCartney
Paul McCartney is a legend in the music world. He is also the father of Stella McCartney, a famous fashion designer. Bailey Willis is her daughter. She is interested in the career path her grandpa took!
Grace Van Dien – Granddaughter of Chris Mitchum
Grace Van Dien is an American actress born into a film family. She has already starred in many films at the age of 21. She is the granddaughter of Chris Mitchum and the great-granddaughter of Robert Mitchum. Her grandpa starred in over 60 movies and worked alongside stars like John Wayne.
Sky Blu – Berry Gordy’s Grandson
Skyler Austen Gordy is the grandson of Berry Gordy. He is perhaps better known as ‘Sky Blue.’ He is part of the EDM group LMFAO, which made hits like “Sorry for Party Rocking” and “Party Rock Anthem.”
Tony Goldwyn – Samuel Goldwyn’s Grandson
Samuel Goldwyn is a producer with Paramount Pictures. Back then, the company was a start-up he was running with his brother-in-law. Tony Goldwyn is his grandson. The younger man prefers to work in front of the camera and not behind it. He started doing TV and film projects during the ‘90s.
Jenna Bush-Hager – George H. W. Bush’s Granddaughter
Jenna Bush-Hager is the grandchild of the 41st President of the United States. Even though she was born into an influential family, she is busy making a name for herself as a teacher and reporter. Cool!
Arabella Churchill – Winston Churchill’s Granddaughter
Winston Churchill was the UK Prime Minister after Neville Chamberlain. He led the country during the Second World War. Arabella Churchill is his granddaughter. She is also a philanthropic individual and even co-founded the Children’s World Charity.
Ever Carradine – John Carradine’s Granddaughter
John Carradine was a famous actor in the ‘40s. He was in movies like The Grapes of Wrath and Stagecoach. He was a staple in Western and horror films until he passed away in 1988. Ever Carradine, his grandchild, is also an actress. She starred in The Handmaid’s Tale.
Ali Astin – Patty Duke’s Granddaughter
Patty Duke started her career at a very young age and brought home an Oscar when she 16 years old. She starred in The Miracle Worker and Patty Duke Show, among others. She only retired in 2015 and passed away the following year. Ali Astin, her grandchild, also started acting at a young age. She was in The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King at the age of 6!
Abby Elliott – Bob Elliott’s Granddaughter
Bob Elliott was a talented comedian that joined Ray Goulding to make Bob and Ray. He also worked on Get A Life, King of the Hill, and Saturday Night Live. He passed away in 2016. Abby, his granddaughter, spent 4 years on SNL before she left to work on other projects!
Kate Mara – Wellington Mara’s Granddaughter
Kate Rooney Mara played Sue Storm in Fantastic Four. She was also in American Horror Story: Murder House, House of Cards, and Chappaquiddick. Did you know that she is the grandchild of Wellington Mara? He is the co-founder of the New York Giants.
Jason Patric – Jackie Gleason’s Grandson
Jason Patric is the grandchild of Jackie Gleason. However, he once said that he was not close to his grandpa. Gleason died in 1987, and Jason said that he did not get to know him since the older man was a quiet and private person.
Zoe Kravitz – Roxie Roker’s Granddaughter
Zoë Kravitz is the daughter of Lenny Kravitz! Meanwhile, he is the son of Roxie Albertha Roker. She was a Bahamian TV actress who earned many accolades for her work. Her granddaughter Zoë is a singer, model, and actress herself.
Charlotte Ritchie – Richard Burton’s Granddaughter
Charlotte Ritchie is a musician and actress born to Kate Burton. This makes her the grandchild of Richard Burton! She has appeared on both the small and big screens. Her brother Luke is also a songwriter and musician. They even like to collaborate sometimes!
Max Irons – Cyril Cusack’s Grandson
Max Irons is the child of Sinead Cusack and Jeremy Irons. This makes him the grandson of Cyril Cusack. Apparently, Max did not get the support of his dad who was concerned about his learning disability. Despite this, the young man launched a great acting career! Good for him.
Hutch Dano – Royal Dano’s Grandson
Hutch Dano is the grandson of Royal Dano. He is best known for starring in Zeke and Luther. He has a $1.1 million net worth at the moment. Once, he visited Disneyland for the ‘Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln’ attraction so he could hear his granddad’s voice. He explained that the older man inspired him to act, despite the fact that they did not get to spend much time together.
Rooney Mara – Wellington Mara’s Granddaughter
Rooney Mara is the sister of Kate and another granddaughter of Wellington Mara. She is also an actress. Her filmography includes The Social Network and The Girl With A Dragon Tattoo. She is also involved in charity work!
Alexa Davalos – Richard Davalos’s Granddaughter
Alexa Davalos is the daughter of Elyssa Davalos and the granddaughter of Richard Davalos. At the age of 17, she craved independence and moved out. She modeled before she started acting. She was in The Man in the High Castle, Clash of the Titans, and Mob City.
Quinn Tivey – Elizabeth Taylor’s Grandson
Elizabeth Taylor is best known for starring in Cleopatra. She is thought to be one of the most gorgeous stars to grace Hollywood. Her grandson Quinn Tivey inherited both her lovely features and charitable disposition! He is involved in the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation as well.
Steven R. McQueen – Steve McQueen’s Grandson
Steve McQueen is best known for his good looks and daring demeanor. The action star was in The Magnificent Seven and The Great Escape. He died of mesothelioma in 1980. It is believed that he developed the condition thanks to asbestos exposure. Steven R. McQueen is his grandson. He looks so much like his grandpa!
Charlotte Casiraghi – Grace Kelly’s Granddaughter
We doubt that Grace Kelly will ever be forgotten! The talented actress married Prince Rainier III in 1956. Charlotte Casiraghi is the daughter of Caroline and granddaughter of Grace Kelly. We can see that she inherited a lot of things from her grandma. She is now 11th in line for the Monegasque royal throne.
Chris Pine – Anne Gwynne’s Grandson
Chris Pine is most famous for starring in Star Trek! He is part of a Hollywood clan. He is the grandchild of Anne Gwynne, a pin-up girl and horror film star during the Second World War.
Zion David Marley – Bob Marley’s Grandson
Rohan Marley is the son of Bob Marley. He has 5 kids with Lauryn Hill. Their firstborn Zion is a mirror image of his grandpa. There is an undeniable resemblance between Bob and Zion, don’t you think so?
Raphael De Niro – Robert De Niro Sr.’s Grandson
Robert De Niro’s dad was an abstract expressionist painter! The De Niro men are really something else. They are all artists in their own ways. Raphael, the actor’s son, looks exactly like his dad and grandpa!
Naomi Wilding – Elizabeth Taylor’s Granddaughter
Elizabeth Taylor is truly a notable woman. She is the mother of Michael Wilding Jr., who became an actor himself and gave birth to Naomi Wilding. She is the spitting image of her famous grandma!
Jennifer Wayne – John Wayne’s Granddaughter
Jennifer Wayne is the granddaughter of John Wayne from her mom’s side. We all know the actor, don’t we? “The Duke” passed on his good looks to his granddaughter. We are so jealous that she did! Lucky!
Manuella Papatakis – Geneviève Sorya’s Granddaughter
Geneviève Sorya is a French actress who gave birth to Anouk Aimée. Her granddaughter is Manuella Papatakis, who could pass for her clone! Manuella is in her 60s now, but she is still a timeless beauty.
Annie Guest – Janet Leigh’s Granddaughter
Janet Leight was only 18 years old when she was discovered by Norma Shearer. Her child Jamie Lee Curtis went on to be a famous star. Jamie’s daughter Annie could be the doppelganger of her grandma!
Samantha Brooks – Mel Brook’s Granddaughter
Mel Brooks and Florence Baum had 3 kids before he found love with Anne Bancroft. His grandchild Samantha has since joined the entertainment industry. She looks just like her grandfather, doesn’t she? We hope that her charm will also bring her far.
Clover Clementyne Watson – Natalie Wood’s Granddaughter
Natalie Wood died in a drowning accident when she was 43 years old. Her legacy lives on, however. In 2012, Natasha Gregson and Barry Watson welcomed little Clover. She got her grandma’s lovely face, no doubt about it.
Mason Disick – Kris Jenner’s Grandaughter
The Kardashian family now has a lot of grandkids! Aww. Kris Jenner looks a lot like Mason Disick! The little boy sure got lucky when he inherited her good looks and strong genes. We are so happy for them.
Frankie Barrymore Kopelman – John Drew Barrymore’s Granddaughter
The Barrymore family is known for its acting legacy. The lovely Drew Barrymore had an actor for a father, so she followed suit. Frankie, her daughter, decided to go into show business as well. Her father is none other than Will Kopelman!