9 Movies That Actually Starred Children With Their Legendary Parents

Have you ever seen movies and wondered those few characters played in the movie look very much alike that they have to be somehow related. Well, guess what? Your doubts are not confounded. There are movies in which the parents, siblings, and children have starred together.

Let us check the list of those movies where the children started with their legendary parents.

Meryl Streep and Mamie Gummer

In the movie ‘Evening,’ 2007, the mother and daughter both played the role of  Lila Wittenborn. Well, looks like Mamie has inherited both the looks and talent of her mother.



Laurie Metcalf and Zoe Perry

You might be surprised to know Zoe Perry would be playing the role of Sheldon’s mom in ‘Young Sheldon’, whereas her mom Laurie played the same role in ‘The Big Bang Theory’. Coincidentally, Zoe also played her mom’s character’s younger version in Roseanne.


Dascha Polanco and Dasany Kristal Gonzalez

The Daughter and mother play the role of Dayanara Diaz at different ages, in the popular hit series ‘Orange is the new black’.

Kate Beckinsale and Lily Mo Sheen

The young role of Selene from the movie series Underworld: Evolution, 2006, was played by Lily Mo Sheen, daughter of Kate Beckinsale. Not just that, Lily’s dad Michael Sheen, also performed as the leader of the Lycan clan in the movie.


Robert Downey Jr. and Indio Falconer Downey

In this 2005 black comedy, the son of Robert Downey Jr., Indio Falconer Downey, played a young fraud named Harry Lockhart.




Susan Sarandon and Eva Amurri

Eva Amurri has played the younger part of her mom most of the time. In walking dead she played as young Sister Helen. And in That’s My Boy, Eva played the young Mary McGarricle.


Til Schweiger and Emma Schweiger

The Father and daughter duo play the reel life character of father and daughter is the comedy drama Head Full of Honey (Honig Im Kopf), 2014.


Will Smith and Jaden Smith

After Earth saw Will and Jaden Smith play the role of father and son on screen. They couldn’t have cast anyone better.

Kirk Douglas, Michael Douglas, Cameron Douglas

The movie It Runs in the Family, 2003, stars three generation of Douglas clan. In this movie, you can also see the wife of the elder Douglas, Diana, in the role of Evelyn Gromberg.