Grandchildren of Celebrities Who Will Make You Doubt If Success Runs In the Family
We kick off the list by delving into Drew Barrymore, a granddaughter to the famous John Barrymore. John was renowned for his superb acting abilities, and he premiered in movies, including a role as a debonair leading man as well as Shakespeare interpretations.
Just like her grandfather, Drew has emerged as an eminent actor. However, alcohol drinking habits crept into her as early as when she was 14 years old. Apparently, her grandfather died of health issues associated with alcoholism.
Aiden and Jacob
These two young chaps are the grandsons to the WWE wrestler, Dave Bautista. Besides wrestling, Bautista has played roles in various movies. He has been on the ring for quite some time now.
The two grandsons have shown great passion for the ring by attending most of their grandfather’s shows. However, since they are still young, we only hope that when they become of age, at least one of them might join either the wrestling or acting world.
Paul McCartney’s grandson Arthur Donald took after him in regards to the physical appearance. Paul gathered massive wealth from his music career, reaching a net worth of over $1 billion in the year 2018. Even though Arthur is still studying a concealed course at Yale University, he has shown great love for music. He might have little troubles completing his studies as well as joining the entertainment industry; only time will tell.
Robert F. Kennedy, the grandfather to Conor Kennedy, served in the American government as an attorney general, achieving greatly as a politician. He was a radio presenter and a lawyer before being elected into that position. Conor Kennedy resembles his grandfather, and besides, he started receiving attention from the media though this time it was because he was dating a renowned musician, Taylor Swift in 2012.
Even though Errol Flynn died a poor man besides having a breakthrough in the entertainment industry, he passed his acting traits to his grandson Sean Flynn. Errol was an influential character in various films in the 30’s and 40’s. Sean has taken after him in regards to the physical appearance, and he has also appeared in movies including the Nickelodeon show.
The Elia Kazan’s family runs a successive generation of Hollywood actors and actresses. Elia ruined his reputation by taking part in activism, but we cannot neglect the fact that he was a great actor. Zoe has a sort of physical resemblance with her grandfather while she has taken part in considerable roles in various Hollywood films.
Henry Fonda’s celebrity genes seem to be running all through the family. His granddaughter has had a breakthrough in the acting world, having won various awards. Besides being talented, she bears a resemblance with her grandfather, and you can notice that if you take a closer look at her eyes.
Depicted as one of the greatest comedians in the history of NBC shows, Paul Burke is the grandfather to the talented Alia Shawkat. Even though Alia did not enter acting as a comedian, she has starred in several famous films. Even though her grandfather died of leukemia, he stands to be her all time source of inspiration.
The grandfather to Jason Ritter, Tex Ritter, played a significant role in the development of the contemporary style of country music. Being a great musician, he featured in various Hollywood films. Jason, on the other hand, has had successful moments in the acting career. He has featured in films including Joan of Arcadia among others.
The Huston’s family has produced icons in the Hollywood shows from Walter Huston featuring in films such as The Grifters, his son John Huston who directed Hollywood films and then his granddaughter Anjelica. In regards to physical resemblance, Anjelica looks pretty much like her grandfather with similar lips and cheekbones.
Dree is the granddaughter of the famous Ernest Hemingway who was influential in literature studies. He wrote various books that contributed greatly in class works which led to him receiving related awards.
His granddaughter has ventured into fashion design after trying to enter the acting industry with insignificant influence.
The Fonda family which is dominant in our list has yielded a series of actors. Peter Fonda’s grandson Oliver is his dead ringer while he has obtained motivation from his parents Bridget Fonda and Danny Elfman. Just like his grandfather, his fame comes while he is still young.
Theodore Howard Gabel
Representing the Andy Griffith which is an ancient TV show, Ron Howard directed and featured as one of the characters. His daughter bore a son years later after struggling with post-partum depression condition. The grandson, Theodore Howard has taken after him in regards to the physical appearance apparently attracting attention at an early age.
Jane Fonda, sister of Peter Fonda, was a great actress, music producer, and a political activist. Even though she has already grown too old for the industry, her physical and personality traits found their way into her granddaughter Viva. Besides taking after her grandmother, Viva has developed a fondness for music probably influenced by her parents.
Tippi Hedren’s granddaughter Stella has definitely taken after her stunning beauty. Tippi is known for her role in films such as the Marnie and the Birds. She was also radical, and at some point, she went to court for medical malpractice situation and won a whopping $1.5 million. Stella has also ventured into acting majorly in Spain.
Rose Kennedy Schlossberg
Rose is the granddaughter to Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, who was the 35th first lady of the United States. Marrying John F. Kennedy, a man who later became the president, rendered Jacqueline an American icon, besides being a famous socialite. Rose is the replica of her grandmother taking after her looks. She has emerged as a famous American actress featuring in several films.
Gregory Peck was a popular actor who featured in shows such as Roman Holiday. He also had a friendly personality where he got involved in various charity works. Certainly, Gregory is a legend the society would not be ready to lose. Fortunately, Gregory’s grandson Ethan Peck exhibits similar traits and personality. He has played a role in films including starring in 10 things I hate about you.
Anne Gwynne, a famous horror actress in the early 40’s, is the grandmother to Chris Pine. Similar to her significance in the acting industry, Chris also made a debut into acting by appearing in the star trek show. Even though she died of Stroke in 2003, her spirit still reigns in her grandson.