Actors who are children of renowned performers

“Of such a stick such a splinter” is the saying that is often used to explain the similarity that exists between children and parents. Beyond physical appearance or coexistence, having grown up influenced by a figure for whom you feel admirationIt transcends the fact that some children inherit their parents’ profession. In the cinema it is especially striking, because it is a swampy terrain of triumph and in which a surname does not ensure the recognition of the public or the critics. We go on to review some of the triumphant names who have inherited their talents from their parents.

Maya Hawke

Maya Hawke with her father Ethan

It is surely the most recent and most striking case because with Maya you have to use the plural, since she is the daughter of two actors: Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke. Rose to fame thanks to his funny character from the third season of Strannger Things, which, thanks to her, became an LGTB one, since the main idea is that she was a new love interest for Steve’s character. At his young age he also participated briefly in Once upon a time in hollywood by Quentin Tarantino and co-stars in the latest film directed by Gia Coppola, Mainstream next to Andrew Garfield.

Scott Eastwood

Like father Like Son
Scott y Clint Eastwood (FOTO GTRES)

If one looks at images of his father Clint Eastwood as a young man, the saying such a stick such a splinter makes all the sense in the world. Father and son are two real drops of water. Scott has already made the occasional appearance in several films directed by his father: Flags of our fathers, Gran Torino, Invictus … but where the lonely son seems to be standing out the most is in action films such as the franchise Fast and furious, Suicide squad and the recent Awaken the fury.

Michael Douglas

Like father Like Son
Michael Douglas y Kirk Douglas

Perhaps the youngest do not know it, but this summer an actor is the son of one of the greatest of all time. His father, Kirk Douglas died last year with 103 years being the actor of indelible films like Paths of Glory, Spartacus Y Return to the past.

Wyatt Russell

Wyatt Russel with his father Kurt and his mother Goldie Hawn

Yes, he is the son of Kurt Russell and apart from sharing a last name, coexist in the same fictional movie universe, the MCU. Kurt was Ego, Star Lord’s planet father in Guardians of the Galaxy 2, while Wyatt is the replacement for Captain America in the series. Falcon and the Winter Soldier.

Emma Roberts

Emma with her father Eric Roberts

Daughter of Eric Roberts (The Dark Knight) and niece of Oscar winner Julia Roberts, Emma showed a special talent for comedy in We are the Millers but also for drama indie in Gia Coppola’s debut feature in Palo Alto.