Hollywood is rich with glitz, glamour, classic hotels, trashy motels…and, as some may argue, an abundance of talent. But breaking into the bubble of stars who call Hollyood home is no easy task. It’s so competitive that if you’re an actor trying to forge a path in the business, you’d probably earn more money panhandling along the Sunset Strip…which is exactly why well-established actors pave the way for their children, regardless of their acting ability.
We’ve examined a few family trees and have come up with 15 parent-child acting duos who’ve starred in films together over the years. If you’re disappointed that your parent doesn’t have the sway of Meryl Streep or impact of Martin Sheen, know you’re not alone. ~Matthew Pariselli and Yanis Khamsi