Star Parent, Star Child
Must be in the genes! These under-30 celebrity-offspring are no strangers to the spotlight.
Dakota Johnson – The 24-year old star of the eagerly anticipated Fifty Shades of Grey is the daughter of Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson. Daddy appears less than thrilled at the prospect of watching his little girl perform the erotic role of Anastasia Steele, though landing the coveted role was quite a coup.
Eva Amurri – The 29-year old daughter of Susan Sarandon is known for the movies, Saved!, The Life Before Her Eyes, and Dead Man Walking. She is married to retired soccer player, current sports analyst, Kyle Martino, with whom she is expecting her first child—a girl.
Lucy DeVito – One of the three children of Danny DeVito and Rhea Perlman, the 4’11” actress has had bit parts in several TV shows and movies and her breakout role in the comedy, Leaves of Grass with Edward Norton.
Zosia Mamet – Daughter of American playwright, essayist, screenwriter, and film director, David Mamet and actress, Lindsay Crouse, the actress is best known for playing Shoshanna Shapiro on the HBO original series, Girls.
Scott Eastwood – The 28-year old son of Clint Eastwood is preparing to make everyone’s day. He is starring with Brad Pitt in the upcoming World War II movie, Fury, and has been cast as the cowboy lead in the romantic movie, The Longest Ride, due out in early summer, 2015.
Katie Cassidy – Cherished daughter of pop star, David Cassidy, has been acting since the age of 17. Cast as the female lead, Laurel Lance on the highly-rated CW series, Arrow, based on the Green Arrow comic books. The show has been renewed for a third season.
Lily Collins – 25-year old daughter of British musician, Phil Collins, this USC graduate’s acting genesis began at the age of 2 in the BBC series, Growing Pains.
Allison Williams – Daughter of Nightly News anchor, Brian Williams, stars, along with fellow celeb-offspring, Zosia Mamet, in the HBO series Girls. While an undergraduate at Yale University, she developed her comedy chops as a member of the improv comedy troupe.
Zoe Kravitz – Daughter of Lenny is gonna go his way into show business. She resorted to drinking clay to lose 20 pounds for her latest role—that of anorexic, bulimic Marie in the movie, The Road Within. The 25-year old has been acting since high school.