13 Pairs of Actors and Actresses Who Played Parents and Kids Despite Their Small Age Gap
Experienced actors and actresses don’t find it difficult to play a character of any age and movie producers and directors know this and use it to their advantage. All because the presence of a talented celebrity in a project is much more important than a precise match with the plot. But these nuances are hard to hide from the eyes of attentive viewers when actors of the same age play the roles of parents and kids.
We at Bright Side watched many movies and TV series where the on-screen parent-kid pairings had an unnatural age difference. Some of these cases left us completely perplexed.
Nicole Kidman and Jason Momoa — Aquaman
Glenn Close and Robin Williams —The World According to Garp
Drew Barrymore and Adam Garcia — Riding in Cars with Boys
John Noble and Sean Bean — The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (Director’s Cut)
Sean Connery and Harrison Ford — Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Jensen Ackles — Supernatural
Reese Witherspoon and Adam Sandler — Little Nicky
Julia Roberts and Ryan Reynolds — Fireflies in the Garden
Frances Fisher and Julianne Moore — Laws of Attraction
Felicity Jones and Cailee Spaeny — On the Basis of Sex
Ray Liotta and Johnny Depp — Blow
Kate Winslet and Evan Rachel Wood — Mildred Pierce
Glenn Close and Mel Gibson — Hamlet
What other movies where on-screen parents and kids have an unusual difference in age are you aware of?
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