15 Celebrities Kids Who Are More Famous Than Their Parents


Parents always want their kids to move towards success. Some celebrity parents have also tried their best to take their kids close to the success.  And there are some celeb kids who exceed their parents in fame and success. Here we listed up 15 celebrities kids who are more successful than their parents.


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  1. 1 Dakota Johnson

    Dakota Mayi Johnson (born October 4, 1989) is an American actress and model. She is best knownfor her starring role as Anastasia Steele in the Fifty Shades film series (2015–18). ... She is the daughter of actors Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson, and her maternal grandmother is actress Tippi Hedren. Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith are note  more famous than their daughter but we think it's safe to say we've seen more of Dakota than her parents combined.

  2. 2 Miley Cyrus

    Early Success. Singer, songwriter and actor Billy Ray Cyrus was born on August 25, 1961, in Flatwoods, Kentucky. Once famous for his international hit country song, "Achy Breaky Heart," hunky good looks and mullet hairstyle, Cyrus has built a career as an actor as well as a singer. But he couldn't get a popular as her daughter. He and wife Tish gave birth to Hannah Montana and things were never the same. Miley may never be on lunchboxes and pencil cases again but she found a way to surpass her Disney fame and aim even higher. Can't stop her, even if we tried.

  3. 3 Gigi Hadid

    Modeling was in gigi's her blood, though, as her mother, former Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Yolanda Hadid was a renowned Dutch model herself but wasn't as famous as gigi. She has said her modeling career began when she was "like, two years old" after she was discovered by Guess co-founder and family friend Paul Marciano.

  4. 4 Ben Stiller

    Jerry Stiller and Meara are the parents of actor Ben Stiller, with whom Stiller co-starred in the films Zoolander, Heavyweights, Hot Pursuit, The Heartbreak Kid and Zoolander. but Ben, his vast resume (everything from Zoolander to Night at the Museum to Madagascar, and his diverse cast of characters (White Goodman, Greg Focker, Walter Mitty and, yes, Derek Zoolander) has cleared that he won more popularity.

  5. 5 Enrique Iglesias

    Initially more widely known for being Julio Iglesias‘ son, Enrique Iglesias has earned a big place in the history of Latin music, with a massive success from the very beginning and a great appeal outside of the Hispanic world, not just in the USA but in most of Europe, Australia, India and occasionally other places like Japan. And it's hard to ignore that the younger Iglesias has had more singles on the Billboard Hot 100 than his daddy.

  6. 6 Angelina jolie and Jon voight

    Angelina and her father, Jon Voight, may both be Oscar winners but Angie has a few things that make her far more successful than her dad. Angelina Jolie is an American actress, filmmaker, and humanitarian. She has received an Academy Award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and three Golden Globe Awards, and has been cited as Hollywood's highest-paid actress.

  7. 7 Kate hudson and Goldie hawn

    Goldie Hawn began her career as a dancer, but switched to acting on television and then film. Hawn was a successful television actress but Kate became more successful than her mom. Kate has taken over as most famous in the family (though if you’re a Nashville or Scream Queens fan, you may be partial to Kate's brother, Oliver).

  8. 8 Katie Cassidy

    She may have her estranged dad David's Partridge Family legacy to live up to but Katie has found quite a lot of success on her own, playing a TV superhero, not to mention her time on series like Gossip Girl and the Melrose Placereboot.

  9. 9 Kardashian and Jenner girls

    Khloé, Kylie, Kris, Kourtney, Kim and Kendall – back in the day. ... The Kardashian-Jenner sisters are multi-million dollar personal brands. They have done have reality shows, modelling gigs. They ahve clothing stores, fragrances and relationships with other famous peeps under their teeny-tiny belts, Mama Kris on the other hand isn't that famous

  10. 10 Jennifer Aniston

    John Anthony Aniston is an American actor. He is best known for his role as Victor Kiriakis on the NBC daytime drama series Days of Our Lives, which he originated in July 1985 and has played continually since then. He is the father of actress Jennifer Aniston which is more famous than him. The dad may play the Victor Kiriakis from Days of Our Lives but Rachel Green trumps a soap character every time. Even one that comes back from the dead as often as dad John's.

  11. 11 Robin Thicke

    Alan Thicke was a Canadian actor, songwriter, comedian, game and talk show host. He was the father of singer Robin Thicke.  Robin Thicke couldn’t have suffered too many Growing Pains coming up in the shadow of his actor father Alan Thicke. Robin’s mother, Gloria Loring, was big on the Hollywood scene too, having made her mark on the small-screen as character Liz Chandler on Days of our Lives.

  12. 12 Freddie Prinze Jr.

    The actor keeps busy with Star Wars Rebels, and being husband to Sarah Michelle Gellar and dad to their two kids. But even though he isn't overrun with opportunities like he was a decade or so ago, he still keeps his head up, despite his Chico and the Man-starring dad committing suicide a year after he was born.

  13. 13 Liv Tyler

    Actor and model Liv Rundgren Tyler was born on July 1, 1977, in New York City, New York. Tyler, often praised for her beauty and natural acting abilities, is perhaps best known for her work in the Lord of the Rings film trilogy. She got more famous than her dad. Thanks to her dad, steven, who put her alongside Alicia Silverstone in Aerosmith's 1993 song, "Crazy." Thanks, Steven!

  14. 14 Quincy Jones and Peggy Lipton's younger daughter

    Quincy Jones and Peggy Lipton's younger daughter has made quite a name for herself in television and movies and has proven she's also brilliant and funny. ICYDK, the Harvard grad is penning the screenplay for the hotly anticipated Toy Story 4. NBD.

  15. 15 Abby Elliott

    Abby Elliott is an American actress and comedian who was a cast member on Saturday Night Live for four seasons and co-starred on the Bravo series Odd Mom Out. She is the daughter of actor/comedian Chris Elliott. Comedy runs in her DNA, thanks to her dad, Chris Elliott. She was the first second-generation cast member on SNL, following in Chris' footsteps and now she's wowing on a series of her own, co-starring on Odd Mom Out.

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