Jack Kilmer has already accomplished more than many actors his age and has appeared in several very successful films like “Palo Alto” and “Lords of Chaos.” His achievements come as no surprise when you realize that he is the son of the one and only Val Kilmer.
The Batman actor in “Batman Forever” began his career in the mid-1980s as a stage actor but quickly found his way into film after a string of appearances in everything from comedy to fantasy films.
Jeremy Irons & Max Irons
It seems like good looks aren't the only thing that runs in the Irons family. One look into Max's darting eyes and you catch a glimpse of his famous father, Jeremy.
It seems like British actor Jeremy Irons has acted in almost everything and is most recently noted for his role in "Watchmen." His son, Max, is also making a name for himself in the industry and has roles in films like "The Wife" and "Terminal."
Tom Hanks & Colin Hanks
Everyone loves Tom Hanks. By age 41, his career flourished; he had already won two Academy Awards for best actor in back-to-back years. His son, Colin, followed his dad into show business and has made has become known in Hollywood for both his television and movie credits.
Some of these include "King Kong," "Fargo," and "Dexter." Though he still has a ways to go before being as big as his father, Colin is on his way to a solid Hollywood career.
Damon Wayans & Damon Wayans Jr.
The Wayans siblings are one of Hollywood's most famous comedic families, and their offspring are following in their footsteps. Damon Wayans and his son look and act so similar; it's hard to remember they are two different people.
Come on; they even share the same name! Damon Wayans Jr. took after his namesake in a comedy career and has paved the way for himself in hit sitcoms like "New Girl" and "Happy Together."
Dustin Hoffman & Jake Hoffman
After becoming a graduate (see what we did there?) of NYU's acclaimed film school, Dustin Hoffman's son followed him into the film business. Jake has starred, directed, and written various film projects.
Jake made his feature film directorial debut in 2014 with "Asthma." You may also recognize him from films such as "Click" and "The Wolf of Wall Street."