16 Kids of Celebrities’ Who Grew Up So Fast We Almost Missed It

4 years ago

You probably remember seeing the young children of your favorite celebrities in magazines and newspapers. Now, these babies are all grown up, and many of them ended up looking like their parents. From Jaden Smith to Brooklyn Beckham, these kids have been blessed with the celeb gene pool.

So, Bright Side wants to show you how these celebs’ kids grew up so quickly with the passage of time.

1. Will Smith with Jaden Smith

You might know young Jaden from the movie Pursuit of Happyness. He has been working as a musician, actor, and model for years now.

2. Gwyneth Paltrow with Apple Martin

Apple Martin is Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin’s first child. Her father was inspired to release a Coldplay song called I Am Your Baby’s Daddy, during her conception. And he also wrote Speed of Sound when he became a father.

Apple is a dancer and a singer.

3. Reese Witherspoon with Ava Philippe

Ava Phillippe is Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillippe’s oldest child. She looks like a perfect mix of both her parents.

4. Robin Wright with Dylan Penn

Dylan Penn is the beloved daughter of Robin Wright and Sean Penn. Dylan has been working as a model and even accompanied her mom to the Emmys.

5. Uma Thurman with Maya Ray Hawke Thurman

Maya played the role of Robin in Stranger Things and also made an appearance in Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. She looks like a perfect mix of her mother, Uma Thurman, and her dad, Ethan Hawke.

6. Julianne Moore with Liv Freundlich

Liv is Julianne Moore and director Bart Freundlich’s beloved daughter. She has been recently accompanying her mother to film premieres and fashion shows.

7. 3 generations in one: Adrienne Norris, Jada Pinkett-Smith, and Willow Smith

Willow Smith is Will and Jada Smith’s daughter. She is now an actress and a singer. Jada is Adrienne Norris’s daughter, both of them are always mistaken as sisters, as they look so alike and young. The trio stars in Red Table Talk that is broadcast on Facebook Watch every Monday.

8. Ice Cube with O’Shea Jackson Jr.

O’Shea Jackson Jr. is Ice Cube’s son. They are usually mistaken as twins in the public eye. They are both pretty famous rappers in the industry. O’Shea Jackson Jr. also played the role of his father in a movie called Straight Outta Compton.

9. Tom Hanks with Colin Hanks

As obvious as his looks suggest, Colin Hanks is Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson’s son. Apart from his father’s looks, he’s growing into his father’s profession too by being an actor and director. He is also the owner of a handkerchief brand called Hanks Kerchiefs. A pun lover, we see.

10. James Gandolfini with Michael Gandolfini

Michael Gandolfini is the son of the late James Gandolfini, who played the lead role in The Sopranos. His son is now following in his footsteps by playing a role in The Sopranos’ prequel, The Many Saints of Newark.

11. Courteney Cox with Coco Arquette

Coco Arquette is Courteney Cox and David Arquette’s only child. Coco is following in her mom’s footsteps too, by having a successful career in musical theater, and is a part of the performance productions of Rent and The Addams Family.

12. Pierce Brosnan with Dylan Brosnan

Dylan is the beloved son of Pierce Brosnan and Keely Shaye Smith. He has signed a contract with IMG Models and was the ambassador of the Golden Globes 2020. He is also a musician and attending film school in California.

13. Arnold Schwarzenegger with Patrick Schwarzenegger

Patrick is the oldest son of Arnold Schwarzenegger and his ex-wife, Maria Shriver. He’s also paying heed to his father’s career path in both modeling and acting.

14. Steve Irwin with Bindi Irwin

Bindi is conservationist Steve Irwin’s beloved daughter. She grabbed the Mirrorball award on the show Dancing with the Stars and now is paying heed to her late father’s career by continuing his work.

15. James Marsden with Jack Marsden

Jack is James Marsden’s oldest child. He was recently a model for the launch of the Tiffany & Co. Men’s Collection.

16. David Beckham with Brooklyn Beckham

Brooklyn is David and Victoria Beckham’s oldest child. He is now a photographer and a model and is earning a name for himself.

Do you have any adorable pictures with your family? Share with us in the comments below.


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Ice cube's son really look alike his father. I was also mistaken, I thought they put the photo of young Ice Cube?


Will Smith's kids grew really fast and they are NOTHING like before


Tom Hanks' son looks very alike to him when he was younger


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