Thursday, May 5, 2011

Celebrity kids who followed in their parents’ footsteps

Celebrity kids who followed in their parents’ footsteps
In their parents’ footsteps. Today is Take Your Child to Work Day. In celebration, let's take a look at some famous offspring following the same career paths as their parents.
Willow and Jaden Smith
This talented brother-and-sister duo may soon be bigger stars than their famous mom and dad.
Alexa Ray Joel
The singer-songwriter plays piano just like her music legend dad and starred in the same shampoo ads her supermodel mom did 25 years earlier.
Marcus Jordan
The college basketball player has big shoes to fill as the son of the man known as the greatest basketball player of all time. Watch Marcus play ball.
Kate Hudson
The blonde Oscar nominee is the spitting image of her Oscar-winning mom.
Bindi Irwin
The Australian pre-teen became the face of the family business after her charismatic dad’s 2006 death.
Sofia Coppola
The writer-director won a screenplay Oscar just like her filmmaker father did three times before her.
Peyton and Eli Manning
The Indianapolis Colts QB and the New York Giants QB have each won a Super Bowl, something their father never achieved in his long NFL career.
Laila Ali
The "Dancing with the Stars" contestant was the only child of her boxing icon father that followed in his footsteps.
Miley Cyrus
The "Hannah Montana" teen has already become a bigger star than her country-music-singing dad.
Angelina Jolie
The Oscar-winning actress has had a contentious relationship with her Oscar-winning father over the years.
Joe Hill
This son of a famous horror writer shortened his given name for his first two novels.
Dale Earnhardt Jr.
The son of a NASCAR Hall of Famer went on to win several races after his dad died in a 2001 Daytona 500 crash.
Gwyneth Paltrow
The Oscar winner appeared with her Emmy-winning actress mother in this 2003 biopic.
Zoe Kravitz
The daughter of a rocker and a television star is working on an acting career and fronts her own band.

Source:Specials