14 Stars Born From Other Stars

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Many celebrities find fame from hard work, dedication, and natural talent. Then there are others that make there way to the top just from having celebrity parents. There are also some still trying to raise their celebrity status even though their names may not be familiar, but because they have a famous relative it makes them somewhat known regardless.
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Rashida Jones

Rashida Jones is an actress who has appeared in many movies but is best known for her role in the TV series, Parks and Recreation. Her father, Quincy Jones, is a musical legend known from producing Michael Jackson’s album, Off The Wall, which sold over 20 million copies.
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Zoe Kravitz

Zoe Kravitz is an actress known for working in the movies After Earth, and Mad Max: Fury Road. She is the daughter of the famous musician, songwriter, record producer, and actor, Lenny Kravitz.
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Ben Stiller

Ben Stiller and his father, Jerry Stiller, have both had very successful careers. They each have over 100 credits on IMDB for acting.
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Robin Thicke

Robin Thicke has built quite a name for himself. Aside from being a handsome man who has a way with the ladies, he’s become popular with his top of the charts music. Alan Thicke, his father, has been in the spotlight since the 1960s as an actor, songwriter, and TV host.
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Miley Cyrus

The once innocent Disney sweetheart, turned controversial pop performer, has been living in the spot light most of her life. She starred in her own Disney series, “Hannah Montana”, and later grew up to be once of the most talked about pop singers. Her Father, Billy Ray Cyrus, is known for his country music from the 1990s. He’s had a very successful career as a musician and fully supports Miley’s career choices.
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Dakota Johnson

This star has found fame from her leading role in the movie, 50 Shades Of Grey. However, her film debut was actually in the movie, Crazy In Alabama, which also featured her famous mother, Melanie Griffith. Dakota’s father, Don Johnson, is also a well known actor, director, producer, and singer. He is known for playing the character James in the TV series Miami Vice.
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Kate Hudson

Kate Hudson was brought up surrounded by fame. She is known for her acting in many films, Fool’s Gold and How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days, to name a couple. Her father is William Louis “Bill” Hudson. He is an actor, singer, and member of The Hudson Brothers. Kate’s step father, Kurt Russell, is also a famous actor who had a big part in raising Kate and her brother Oliver. Her mother is also the beautiful and talented actress, Goldie Hawn.
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Liv Tyler

Being raised by a rockstar is probably the funnest way to enter the spotlight. Liv Tyler is a beautiful actress known for her roles in films like Empire Records and That Thing You Do. Her father is the famous lead singer of the band Aerosmith, Steven Tyler. Growing up, Liv was cast in some her fathers music videos.
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Colin Hanks

Colin Hanks gained celebrity status from his acting roles in the TV series Roswell and movie Orange County. His father, Tom Hanks, is an Oscar winning actor known for acting in many films, Forrest Gump, Cast Away, and Saving Private Ryan, to name a few.
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Jaden Smith

It was inevitable that the young actor, Jaden Smith, find fame. Growing up with a celebrity father like Will Smith helped Jaden achieve acting roles along side him in films like The Pursuit Of Happiness and After Earth. Jaden has also made an impact on the fashion industry when he posed for gender-bending ads for LV womenswear.
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Chris Pine

Actor, Chris Pine, was always destined to be on the big screen. He was brought up by his acclaimed father, Robert Pine, who also appeared in the Star Trek 2009 reboot as well as Star Trek Into Darkness as James T. Kirk. Chris’ grandmother was also a renowned actress and his grandfather was the President of the Hollywood Bar Association.
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Jennifer Aniston

We all know and love Jennifer Aniston for her role as Rachel in the TV series Friends. She has also starred in many films and appeared on many covers of beauty magazines. We have her father, John Aniston, to thank for passing along his talent for acting to his daughter. John is known for playing the character Victor Kiriakis for the last 30 years in a TV soap opera.
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Maya Rudolph

Maya is a great comedic actress known for her role in the movie Bridesmaids and as one of the SNL cast members. She also has am amazing singing voice which she can thank her mother, Minnie Riperton, for. Minnie was an icon back in the 1970s and famously known for her hit Lovin’ You.
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Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie was named by Forbes as the highest-paid actress in Hollywood. She has won many awards for her acting and has taken her career a little further by directing film such as Girl, Interrupted, and By The Sea. He father, Jon Voight, has also won many awards and stared in films like National Treasure, and Mission Impossible.
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