Director Kevin Smith is best known for cult franchises like “Clerks,” “Mallrats,” and “Jay & Silent Bob.” Smith’s cool quotient is up there, but he faces stiff competition from his daughter, Harley Quinn Smith, who continues to up the ante. Harley has carved out an exciting career as an actress, musician, and podcast host.
She got her start in her father’s films but has progressed heaps since then. Smith’s first role outside her father’s film universe came when she played Sandra in “Other Fish” (2016). Harley is best known for her appearance in the gripping murder mystery “Cruel Summer” (2021).
Arnold Schwarzenegger & Patrick Schwarzenegger
Patrick, Arnold Schwarzenegger’s elder son, resembles his father in many ways. They are both actors and fitness enthusiasts who love their protein shakes! Growing up, Patrick loved acting classes and running lines with his father. Patrick often accompanied his legendary father on set and sometimes slept in his trailer.
These early experiences made him fall in love with acting. Patrick had a small role in the film “The Benchwarmers” when he was ten. He has since appeared in “Stuck in Love” (2012), “Grown Ups 2” (2013), “Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse” (2015), and “Midnight Sun” (2018).
Carrie Fisher & Billie Lourd
Carrie Fisher, best known as Princess Leia in the original Star Wars trilogy, returned to the franchise for "The Force Awakens" (2015) as General Leia Organa. Fisher died of a heart attack while filming scenes for the sequel "The Last Jedi." Her character appears in the film via unused footage and as a younger woman in a flashback moment.
Because there were so many parallels, the filmmakers decided to cast Billie as young Leia. That Billie takes after her mother in looks and personality is well-known. As young Leia, she becomes an unforgettable part of her mother’s legacy.
Courtney Cox & Coco Arquette
Actor Courteney Cox has a daughter, Coco, with her ex-husband, David Arquette. What stands out the most is how much Coco resembles her mother. It is like looking at a teenage Courteney! Coco has her mother's dark brown hair and arched brows. She also shares her passion and talent for acting.
The up-and-coming Hollywood star has appeared in “Just Before I Go” (2014) and “Cougar Town” (2009). Apart from acting, Coco is also a talented singer, frequently posting videos jamming with her mother. This lucky girl also gets to call Jennifer Aniston her godmother!
Mariah Carey & Moroccan and Monroe Cannon
Mariah Carey is a proud mother, frequently posting photos of her twin son and daughter on social media. Thanks to genes inherited from their mother and entertainment wizard Nick Cannon, it was only a matter of time before Moroccan and Monroe Cannon became stars themselves.
The twins have been featured in their own holiday picture book for Scholastic. The theme was fitting, given Mariah’s love for Christmas. Mariah and Nick seem to have figured out co-parenting since the twins always seem to be having fun! The family of four appears at red-carpet events and often vacations together.