Their Successful Progeny: Actors, Actresses, Writers, Directors & Producers.. so many...

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Parents and children working in film since Edison added motion to pictures.

1. Nancy Sinatra

Soundtrack | Kill Bill: Vol. 1

Nancy Sandra Sinatra was born the first child of Frank Sinatra and Nancy Barbato Sinatra on June 8, 1940 in Jersey City, New Jersey. Her first television appearance was with her father and Elvis Presley in 1959. She first appeared as a film actress in For Those Who Think Young (1964) and Get ...

Father: The Chairman of the Board aka Francis Albert Sinatra.

2. Andrew Stevens

Producer | The Boondock Saints

Andrew Stevens, President/CEO of Andrew Stevens Entertainment and Stevens Entertainment Group, has produced and/or financed over one hundred and seventy films through his various production and distribution companies. Unique in the motion picture industry, Stevens has functioned in almost every ...

Mother: Stella Stevens

3. Liza Minnelli

Soundtrack | Cabaret

Liza Minnelli was born on March 12, 1946, the daughter of Judy Garland and movie director Vincente Minnelli. She was practically raised at MGM studios while her parents worked long hours there and she made her film debut at fourteen months of age in the movie In the Good Old Summertime (1949). Her ...

Mother: Judy Garland, Father: Vincente Minnelli

4. Candice Bergen

Actress | Murphy Brown

One cool, eternally classy lady, Candice Bergen was elegantly poised for trendy "ice princess" stardom when she first arrived on the '60s screen, but she gradually reshaped that débutante image in the '70s, both on- and off-camera. A staunch, outspoken feminist with a decisive edge, she went on to ...

Father: Edgar Bergan, Mother: Frances Bergen

5. Jeff Bridges

Actor | The Big Lebowski

Jeffrey Leon Bridges was born on December 4, 1949 in Los Angeles, California, the son of well-known film and TV star Lloyd Bridges and his long-time wife Dorothy Dean Bridges (née Simpson). He grew up amid the happening Hollywood scene with big brother Beau Bridges. Both boys popped up, without ...

Father: Lloyd Bridges

6. Geraldine Chaplin

Actress | Hable con ella

Geraldine Leigh Chaplin was born in Santa Monica, California, to Oona Chaplin (née O'Neill) and legendary entertainer Charles Chaplin (A.K.A. Charlie Chaplin). She is a granddaughter of playwright Eugene O'Neill and a great-granddaughter of stage actor James O'Neill. She attended the Royal Ballet ...

Father: Charlie Chaplin

7. Michael Douglas

Actor | Wall Street

An actor with over forty years of experience in theatre, film, and television, Michael Douglas branched out into independent feature production in 1975 with the Academy Award-winning One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975). Since then, as a producer and as an actor-producer, he has shown an uncanny ...

Father: Kirk Douglas, Mother: Ann Douglas

8. Keith Carradine

Actor | Nashville

It seems the second generation of acting Carradines -- David, Keith and Robert -- are proudly continuing the family tradition and begetting a third generation of talent. The dynasty began with veteran Hollywood patriarch John Carradine, the son of a surgeon and a correspondent for the Associated ...

Father: John Carradine

9. Amy Irving

Actress | Traffic

Naturally brunette/blue-eyed beauty Amy Davis Irving was born in Palo Alto, California. She is the youngest of three children, and the daughter of influential theatrical/television director and producer Jules Irving, and actress Priscilla Pointer. Her father was of Russian Jewish descent, and her ...

Mother: Priscilla Pointer

10. Emma Thompson

Actress | Sense and Sensibility

Emma Thompson was born on April 15, 1959 in Paddington, London, into a family of actors - father Eric Thompson and mother Phyllida Law, who has co-starred with Thompson in several films. Her sister, Sophie Thompson, is an actor as well. Her father was English-born and her mother is Scottish-born. ...

Mother: Phylida Law

11. Beau Bridges

Actor | The Fabulous Baker Boys

Beau Bridges was born in Hollywood, and is the son of actor Lloyd Bridges and his wife, who was his college sweetheart, Dorothy Dean Bridges. Born just two days after the attack on Pearl Harbour, he was delivered by candlelight because of a power blackout. Named Lloyd Vernet Bridges III, his ...

Father: Lloyd Bridges

12. Dinah Manoff

Actress | Grease

Dinah Manoff was born in New York City, New York, to screenwriter Arnold Manoff and actress, director, and writer Lee Grant. She began her professional career in the PBS production of "The Great Cherub Knitwear Strike". After subsequent guest appearances on various television series, she received a...

Mother: Lee Grant

13. Diana Canova

Actress | Soap

Diana Canova was born on June 1, 1953 in West Palm Beach, Florida, USA as Diana Rivero. She is an actress and writer, known for Soap (1977), Throb (1986) and The Love Boat (1977). She has been married to Elliot Scheiner since 1985. They have one child. She was previously married to Geoff Levin.

Mother: Judy Canova, Father: Filberto Rivera

14. Lynn Redgrave

Actress | Gods and Monsters

Actress of both the English and American stage and screen, Lynn Redgrave was born in Marylebone, London, England, into one of the world's most famous acting dynasties. As the daughter of Rachel Kempson and Sir Michael Redgrave, sister of Vanessa Redgrave and Corin Redgrave, and granddaughter of Roy...

Father: Michael Redgrave, Mother: Rachel Kempson

15. Lorna Luft

Actress | Grease 2

The daughter of Judy Garland and producer Sidney Luft, and the half-sister of Liza Minnelli, Lorna Luft was born in 1952 in Santa Monica, California. According to her autobiography, "Me and My Shadows" (1998), she and her younger brother Joey Luft lived an idyllic childhood in Bel Air, oblivious to...

Mother: Judy Garland, Father: Sid Luft

16. Patti Davis

Actress | Tango & Cash

Patti Davis (born Patricia Ann Reagan on October 21, 1952, in Los Angeles, California) is known as the black sheep of the Reagan family. She is famous for her pro-choice viewpoint on abortion and for being against nuclear weapons, and she had a highly-publicized rift between her and her parents, ...

Father: Ronald Reagen, Mother: Nancy Davis Reagen

17. Elizabeth Montgomery

Actress | Bewitched

Elizabeth Montgomery was born into show business. Her parents were screen actor Robert Montgomery and Broadway actress Elizabeth Allen. Elizabeth graduated from the Spence School in New York City and attended the Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York. After three years' intensive training, she made ...

Father: Robert Montgomery

18. Edward Albert

Actor | Butterflies Are Free

The only son of Green Acres (1965) star Eddie Albert and Mexican actress/dancer Margo, Edward Laurence Albert managed to come out from under his father's strong shadow and make a gallant showing of his own as a gifted thespian. Born in Los Angeles on February 20, 1951, Edward's multi-cultural ...

Father: Eddie Albert, Mother: Margo

19. Charlie Sheen

Actor | Two and a Half Men

Charlie Sheen was born Carlos Irwin Estévez on September 3, 1965, in New York City. His father, actor Martin Sheen (born Ramon Antonio Gerard Estevez), was at the time just breaking into the business, with performances on Broadway. His mother, Janet Sheen (née Templeton), was a former New York art ...

Father: Martin Sheen

20. Emilio Estevez

Actor | The Way

Emilio Estevez was born on May 12, 1962, in New York City. He is the eldest son of actor Martin Sheen, who at the time was just breaking into the business. His mother, Janet Sheen (née Templeton), was a former New York art student who had met Emilio's father right after he had moved to Manhattan. ...

Father: Ramon Estevez aka Martin Sheen

21. Mia Farrow

Actress | Rosemary's Baby

Mia Farrow is the daughter of the director John Farrow and the actress and Tarzan-girl Maureen O'Sullivan. She debuted at the movies in 1959 in very small roles. She was noticed for the first time in the film Rosemary's Baby (1968) by Roman Polanski. She showed her talent also on TV and at the ...

Mother: Maureen O'Sullivan , Father: John Farrow

22. Shari Belafonte

Actress | Hotel

Shari Belafonte was born on September 22, 1954 in New York City, New York, USA. She is known for her work on Hotel (1983), Plastic Daydream (2018) and The Player (1992). She has been married to Sam Behrens since December 31, 1989. She was previously married to Robert Harper.

Father: Harry Belafonte

23. Josh Brolin

Actor | Avengers: Infinity War

Rugged features and a natural charm have worked for Josh Brolin, the son of actor James Brolin. He has played roles as a policeman, a hunter, and the President of the United States.

Brolin was born February 12, 1968 in Santa Monica, California, to Jane Cameron (Agee), a Texas-born wildlife activist,...

Father: James Brolin

24. Gwyneth Paltrow

Actress | Shakespeare in Love

A tall, wafer thin, delicate beauty, Gwyneth Kate Paltrow was born in Los Angeles, the daughter of noted producer and director Bruce Paltrow and Tony Award-winning actress Blythe Danner. Her father was from a Jewish family, while her mother is of mostly German descent. When Gwyneth was eleven, the ...

Mother: Blythe Danner, Father: Bruce Paltrow

25. Bryce Dallas Howard

Actress | Jurassic World

Bryce Dallas Howard was born on March 2, 1981, in Los Angeles, California. She was conceived in Dallas, Texas (the reason for her middle name). Her father, Ron Howard, is a former actor turned Oscar-winning director. Her mother is actress and writer Cheryl Howard (née Alley). Her famous relatives ...

Mother: Cheryl Howard, Father: Ron Howard

26. Ron Howard

Actor | Arrested Development

Academy Award-winning filmmaker Ron Howard is one of this generation's most popular directors. From the critically acclaimed dramas A Beautiful Mind (2001) and Apollo 13 (1995) to the hit comedies Parenthood (1989) and Splash (1984), he has created some of Hollywood's most memorable films.

Howard ...

Father: Rance Howard, Mother: Jean Speegle Howard

27. Clint Howard

Actor | Apollo 13

Clint Howard also had a recurring role in The Andy Griffith Show, as a little boy always dressed in a cowboy outfit and always eating a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. He never said a word, but was always offering someone a bite. He also had a co-starring role along with a black bear as the owner...

Father: Rance Howard, Mother: Jean Speegle Howard

28. Ben Stiller

Producer | Zoolander

Benjamin Edward Meara Stiller was born on November 30, 1965, in New York City, New York, to legendary comedians Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara. His father is of Austrian Jewish and Polish Jewish descent, and his mother was of Irish Catholic descent (she converted to Judaism).

His parents made no real ...

Father: Jerry Stiller, Mother: Anne Meara

29. Amy Stiller

Actress | The Cable Guy

Amy Stiller was born on August 9, 1961 in New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for The Cable Guy (1996), Reality Bites (1994) and Little Fockers (2010).

Mother: Anne Meara, Father: Jerry Stiller

30. Kate Hudson

Actress | Almost Famous

Almost everyone who has spent time with Kate Hudson -including directors, family members, co-stars and interviewers - is quick to comment on her ability to light up a room. Through some combination of a winning smile, solid work ethic, and good old-fashioned talent, the young actress has gone from ...

Mother: Goldie Hawn, Father: Bill Hudson

31. Goldie Hawn

Actress | Overboard

Goldie Jeanne Hawn was born on November 21, 1945 in Washington D.C. to Laura Hawn (née Steinhoff), a jewelry shop/dance school owner, and Rut Hawn, a band musician. She has a sister, Patti Hawn, and a brother, Edward, who died in infancy before her birth. She was raised in the Jewish religion. Her ...

Mother: Laura Hawn, Father: Rut Hawn

32. Kurt Russell

Actor | The Hateful Eight

Kurt Russell was born Kurt Vogel Russell in Springfield, Massachusetts, to Louise Julia (Crone), a dancer, and actor Bing Russell (Neil Oliver Russell). He is of English, German, Scottish and Irish descent. His first roles were as a child on television series, including a lead role on the Western ...

Father: Bing Russell, Mother: Louise Julia (Crone)

33. Carrie Fisher

Actress | Star Wars

Carrie Frances Fisher was born on October 21, 1956 in Burbank, California, to singers/actors Eddie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds. She was an actress and writer known for Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return ...

Mother: Debbie Reynolds, Father: Eddie Fisher

34. John Cusack

Actor | Grosse Pointe Blank

John Cusack is, like most of his characters, an unconventional hero. Wary of fame and repelled by formulaic Hollywood fare, he has built a successful career playing underdogs and odd men out--all the while avoiding the media spotlight. John was born in Evanston, Illinois, to an Irish-American ...

Father: Dick Cusack, Mother: Nancy (née Carolan)

35. Joan Cusack

Actress | In & Out

Actress Joan Cusack was born in New York City, New York, and is the daughter of Nancy (née Carolan) and Dick Cusack. Her father was an advertising executive, writer and actor, and her mother was a math teacher. Her siblings - Susie Cusack, John Cusack, Ann Cusack and Bill Cusack also act. Her ...

Father: Dick Cusack, Mother: Nancy (née Carolan)

36. Susie Cusack

Actress | Short Cuts

Susie Cusack was born in 1971 in Evanston, Illinois, USA. She is an actress, known for Short Cuts (1993), High Fidelity (2000) and Not Again! (1996).

Father: Dick Cusack, Mother: Nancy (née Carolan)

37. Ann Cusack

Actress | Grosse Pointe Blank

Ann Cusack was born on May 22, 1961 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for Grosse Pointe Blank (1997), Tank Girl (1995) and Accepted (2006).

Father: Dick Cusack, Mother: Nancy (née Carolan)

38. Bill Cusack

Actor | The Fugitive

Bill Cusack was born in 1964 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as William Cusack. He is an actor and producer, known for The Fugitive (1993), Ed Wood (1994) and Grosse Pointe Blank (1997). He has been married to LaFern Cusack since November 28, 2008.

Father: Dick Cusack, Mother: Nancy (née Carolan)

39. Bridget Fonda

Actress | A Simple Plan

Bridget Jane Fonda was born in Los Angeles, California, to Susan Brewer and actor Peter Fonda. She is the granddaughter of Henry Fonda and niece of Jane Fonda, both famous actors. Bridget made her film debut at age five as an extra in Easy Rider (1969), but first became interested in acting after ...

Mother: Susan Brewer, Father: Peter Fonda; GrandFather:Henry Fonda

40. Peter Fonda

Actor | Easy Rider

Peter Henry Fonda was born in New York City, to legendary screen star Henry Fonda and New York socialite Frances Seymour Brokaw. He is the brother of actress Jane Fonda and the father of actress Bridget Fonda. Fonda made his professional stage debut on Broadway in 1961 in Blood, Sweat and Stanley ...

Father: Henry Fonda, Mother: Frances Seymour Brokaw

41. Jane Fonda

Actress | Klute

Born in New York City to legendary screen star Henry Fonda and Ontario-born New York socialite Frances Seymour Brokaw, Jane Seymour Fonda was destined early to an uncommon and influential life in the limelight. Although she initially showed little inclination to follow her father's trade, she was ...

Mother: Frances Seymour Brokaw, Father: Henry Fonda

42. George Clooney

Actor | Michael Clayton

George Timothy Clooney was born on May 6, 1961, in Lexington, Kentucky, to Nina Bruce (née Warren), a former beauty pageant queen, and Nick Clooney, a former anchorman and television host (who was also the brother of singer Rosemary Clooney). He has Irish, English, and German ancestry. Clooney ...

Father: Nick Clooney, Mother: Nina Clooney

43. Angelina Jolie

Actress | Maleficent

Angelina Jolie is an Academy Award-winning actress who rose to fame after her role in Girl, Interrupted (1999), playing the title role in the "Lara Croft" blockbuster movies, as well as Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005), Wanted (2008), Salt (2010) and Maleficent (2014). Off-screen, Jolie has become ...

Mother: Marcheline Bertrand Father: Jon Voight

44. Scott Caan

Actor | Ocean's Eleven

Scott Caan is the son of tough guy actor James Caan. While it is obvious that he admires tough method actors like Marlon Brando and Sean Penn, Scott also has a strong egalitarian streak, evidenced by his reasoning for baring his body in films. He is quoted as saying that originally only the women ...

Father: James Caan, Mother: Sheila Ryan

45. Kimber Eastwood

Actress | Absolute Power

Film Producer and Make-Up Artist Kimber Eastwood is a seasoned professional who grew up in the entertainment industry. She is the daughter of legendary actor Clint Eastwood and (actress/dancer) Roxanne Tunis. Having the Eastwood name comes with opportunities and challenges but Kimber realized that ...

Mother: Roxanne Tunis, Father: Clint Eastwood

46. Kyle Eastwood

Soundtrack | Gran Torino

Kyle Eastwood was born on May 19, 1968 in Santa Monica, California, USA as Kyle Clinton Eastwood. He has been married to Cynthia Ramirez since September 2014. He was previously married to Laura Gómez.

Father: Clint Eastwood, Mother: Maggie Johnson

47. Alison Eastwood

Actress | Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

Alison Eastwood was born on May 22, 1972 in Santa Monica, California, USA. She is an actress and director, known for Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997), Absolute Power (1997) and The Mule (2018). She has been married to Stacy Poitras since March 15, 2013. She was previously married to ...

Mother: Maggie Johnson Father Clint Eastwood

48. Scott Eastwood

Actor | Suicide Squad

Scott Eastwood was born Scott Clinton Reeves in Carmel, Monterey County, California, to Jacelyn Ann Reeves, a flight attendant, and Clint Eastwood, an actor and director. He grew up in Hawaii. Scott has a younger sister, Kathryn Eastwood, and several half-siblings. In 2006, Scott made his film ...

Father: Clint Eastwood, Mother: Ann Reeves

49. Kathryn Eastwood

Actress | Jersey Boys

Kathryn Eastwood was born on February 2, 1988 in Carmel, California, USA as Kathryn Ann Reeves. She is an actress and writer, known for Jersey Boys (2014), Virus of the Dead (2018) and American Virus (2015).

Mother: Jacelyn Reeves, Father: Clint Eastwood

50. Francesca Eastwood

Actress | True Crime

Francesca Eastwood was born on August 7, 1993 in Redding, California, USA as Francesca Ruth Fisher-Eastwood. She is an actress, known for True Crime (1999), Outlaws and Angels (2016) and Jersey Boys (2014). She has been married to Clifton Collins Jr. since January 1, 2017. She was previously ...

Mother: Frances Fisher, Father: Clint Eastwood

51. Morgan Eastwood

Actress | Changeling

Morgan Eastwood was born to Dina Eastwood and Clint Eastwood. Although her father is one of the biggest guys in Hollywood, Morgan grew up relatively normal. She has only been in a few of her father's films playing very small roles such as girl on tricycle in the film Changeling (2008). In 2012, the...

Mother: Dina Eastwood, Father: Clint Eastwood

52. Michael Wayne

Producer | McQ

Michael Wayne was the eldest son of John Wayne and his first wife, Josephine Alicia Saenz, the daughter from a socially prominent Latina family living in Los Angeles. He graduated from Loyola University of California in 1956 and served in the U.S. Air Force Reserve. His interest in film production ...

Father: John Wayne Mother: Josephine Alicia Saenz

53. Toni Wayne

Self | The Making of 'The Quiet Man'

Toni Wayne was born on February 25, 1936 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Mary Antonia Morrison. She was an actress, known for The Making of 'The Quiet Man' (1992). She was married to Donald Leon LaCava. She died on December 6, 2000.

Mother: Josephine Alicia Saenz, Father: John Wayne

54. Patrick Wayne

Actor | The Searchers

Possessing his father's durable good looks, vigor and charm, this tall, strapping, exceedingly handsome second son of John Wayne had huge boots to fill in trying to escape his legendary father's shadow and corral Hollywood fame on his own terms. But attempt he did and, looking back, he may not have...

Father: John Wayne Mother: Josephine Alicia Saenz

55. Melinda Wayne

The Quiet Man

Melinda Wayne was born on December 3, 1940 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Melinda Ann Morrison. She is an actress, known for The Quiet Man (1952). She was previously married to Gregory Munoz.

Mother: Josephine Alicia Saenz, Father: John Wayne

56. Aissa Wayne

Actress | McLintock!

Aissa Wayne was born on March 31, 1956 in Burbank, California, USA. She is an actress, known for McLintock! (1963), The Alamo (1960) and Hollywood Greats (1977).

Mother: Pilar Wayne, Father: John Wayne

57. Ethan Wayne

Stunts | The Blues Brothers

Ethan Wayne was born on February 22, 1962 in Los Angeles, California, USA as John Ethan Wayne. He is known for his work on The Blues Brothers (1980), The Return of the Living Dead (1985) and Red State (2011). He was previously married to Gina Rivadenegry.

Father: John Wayne, Mother: Pilar Wayne

58. Marisa Wayne

Self | The Hollywood Greats

Marisa Wayne was born on February 22, 1966 in Burbank, California, USA as Marisa Carmela Wayne. She has been married to Tony Ditteaux since May 4, 2005. They have two children.

Mother: Pilar Wayne, Father: John Wayne

59. Brendan Wayne

Actor | The Mandalorian

Brendan Wayne was born on February 8, 1972 in Encino, California, USA as Daniel Brendan La Cava. He is an actor and producer, known for The Mandalorian (2019), Sons of Anarchy (2008) and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013).

Father: Donald La Cava, Mother: Toni Wayne; GrandFather: John Wayne

60. Cullen Crabbe

Actor | Captain Gallant of the Foreign Legion

Cullen Crabbe was born on September 4, 1944 in Santa Monica, California, USA as Cullen Held Crabbe. He is an actor, known for Captain Gallant of the Foreign Legion (1955).

Father: Buster Crabbe, Mother: Adah Virginia Held

61. Deirdre Flynn

Actress | I Love You... Good-bye

Deirdre Flynn was born on January 10, 1945 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. She is an actress and costume designer, known for I Love You... Good-bye (1974), Forgotten Heroes (1990) and Poltergeist II: The Other Side (1986).

Mother: Nora Eddington, Father: Errol Flynn

62. Rory Flynn

Camera_department | The Return of the Living Dead

Rory Flynn is known for her work on The Return of the Living Dead (1985), Remote Control (1988) and The Further Adventures of Tennessee Buck (1988).

Nora Eddington, Father: Errol Flynn

63. Sean Flynn

Actor | Il segno di Zorro

American actor and journalist. Born to famed swashbuckling movie hero Errol Flynn and actress Lili Damita, Sean Flynn was the object of contention between the divorced couple for his entire life. Raised primarily by his mother, he was alternately ignored and fought for by his father, who engaged in...

Father: Errol Flynn, Mother: Lili Damita

64. Sean Flynn

Actor | Zoey 101

Born and raised in Los Angeles, Sean Flynn has been a working actor since the age of seven. Grandson of the legendary actor Errol Flynn, acting is in his roots. Beginning his career by appearing in a couple commercials, he quickly moved on to working in Film. At age 14, he secured the male lead in ...

Mother: Rory Flynn; Grandson of acting legend Errol Flynn and Nora Eddington

65. Luke Flynn

Writer | In Like Flynn

Luke Flynn was born on August 21, 1975 in Jamaica as Luke Stoecker. He is an actor and writer, known for In Like Flynn (2018), Vol. 1 Dream the Name Is Rogells (Ruggells) (2011) and Loaded (2008).

Father: Karl Stoecker, Mother: Arnella Flynn Grandson of acting legend Errol Flynn and Patrice Wymore

66. Sarah Sutherland

Actress | Veep

Sarah Jude Sutherland trained at the Crossroads Drama Conservatory in Los Angeles where she received the award for excellence in Drama. She then trained at the Experimental Theatre Wing at Tisch School of the arts where she studied voice and speech, movement, and an array of acting methods ...

Mother: Camelia Kath, Father: Kiefer Sutherland

67. Kiefer Sutherland

Actor | 24

Kiefer Sutherland was born in London, England, UK, to Canadian actors Shirley Douglas and Donald Sutherland, who moved to California shortly after his birth. His maternal grandfather, Tommy Douglas, was a Scottish-born Canadian politician who was a Premier of Saskatchewan for over 17 years and led ...

Father: Donald Sutherland, Mother: Shirley Douglas

68. Rachel Sutherland

Producer | Dark Matter

Rachel Sutherland was born on December 21, 1966 in London, England. She is known for her work on Dark Matter (2015), Inescapable (2012) and Truth or Consequences, N.M. (1997).

Mother: Shirley Douglas, Father: Donald Sutherland

69. Shirley Douglas

Actress | Dead Ringers

Shirley Douglas was born on April 2, 1934 in Weyburn, Saskatchewan, Canada. She is known for her work on Dead Ringers (1988), Wind at My Back (1996) and Lolita (1962). She was previously married to Donald Sutherland.

Father: Tommy Douglas

70. Roeg Sutherland

These Girls

Named after director Nicolas Roeg, who worked with his father Donald Sutherland on Don't Look Now (1973) (and latterly Puffball: The Devil's Eyeball (2007)).

Father: Donald Sutherland, Mother: Francine Racette

71. Rossif Sutherland

Actor | River

Rossif Sutherland is a Canadian actor, son of Donald Sutherland and Francine Racette, who got his acting debut in a short film he directed while studying at Princeton University after his lead actor was a no-show on the first day of shooting.. Encouraged by his father, Rossif studied with Harold ...

Father: Donald Sutherland, Mother: Francine Racette

72. Angus Sutherland

Producer | November Criminals

Angus Sutherland was born on September 3, 1982 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Angus Redford Sutherland. He is an actor and producer, known for November Criminals (2017), Undefeated (2011) and Kidnap (2017).

Father: Donald Sutherland, Mother: Francine Racette

73. Marc Coppola

Actor | Apocalypse Now

Marc Coppola was born on April 29, 1958 in the USA. He is known for his work on Apocalypse Now (1979), Leaving Las Vegas (1995) and The Bling Ring (2013). He is married to Elizabeth Seton. They have two children.

Father: August Coppola, Mother: Joy Vogelsang

74. Christopher Coppola

Director | Deadfall

Christopher Coppola, President of PlasterCITY Productions Inc., has been a champion of and leader in digital media for over a decade. Since 1987, he has directed ten feature films, numerous television shows and developed and produced content for alternative distribution and interactive platforms. ...

Father: August Coppola, Mother: Joy Vogelsang

75. Nicolas Cage

Actor | Face/Off

Nicolas Cage was born Nicolas Kim Coppola in Long Beach, California, the son of comparative literature professor August Coppola (whose brother is director Francis Ford Coppola) and dancer/choreographer Joy Vogelsang. He is of Italian (father) and Polish, German, and English (mother) descent. Cage ...

Father: August Coppola, Mother: Joy Vogelsang

Father: Carmine Coppola, Mother: Italia Coppola

77. Jason Schwartzman

Actor | Rushmore

Jason Schwartzman was born on June 26, 1980 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Jason Francesco Schwartzman. He has been married to Brady Cunningham since July 11, 2009. They have two children.

Father: Jack Schwartzman, Mother: Talia Shire

78. Robert Schwartzman

Soundtrack | The Princess Diaries

Robert Schwartzman was born on 24th December 1982 to parents, actress Talia Shire and producer Jack Schwartzman, in Los Angeles California. He was born into one of the film industry's most famous families, including uncle Francis Ford Coppola, cousin Nicolas Cage, cousin Sofia Coppola, (former) ...

Father: Jack Schwartzman, Mother: Talia Shire

79. Talia Shire

Actress | Rocky

Talia Shire was born on April 25, 1946 in Lake Success, Long Island, New York, USA as Talia Rose Coppola. She is an actress, known for Rocky (1976), The Godfather (1972) and The Godfather: Part II (1974). She was previously married to Jack Schwartzman and David Shire.

Mother: Italia Coppola, Father: Carmine Coppola

80. Gia Coppola

Director | Palo Alto

Gia Coppola was born on January 1, 1987 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Giancarla Coppola. She is a director and actress, known for Palo Alto (2013), Mainstream (2020) and Somewhere (2010).

Mother: Jacqui de la Fontaine, Father: Gian-Carlo Coppola

81. Gian-Carlo Coppola

Producer | The Outsiders

Gian-Carlo Coppola was born on September 17, 1963 in Los Angeles County, California, USA. He is known for his work on The Outsiders (1983), Rumble Fish (1983) and Apocalypse Now (1979). He died on May 26, 1986 in Annapolis, Maryland, USA.

Father: Francis Ford Coppola, Mother: Eleanor Coppola

82. Roman Coppola

Writer | Moonrise Kingdom

Roman Coppola was born on April 22, 1965 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France. He is a producer and writer, known for Moonrise Kingdom (2012), The Darjeeling Limited (2007) and Apocalypse Now (1979).

Father: Francis Ford Coppola, Mother: Eleanor Coppola

83. Sofia Coppola

Actress | The Godfather Part III

Sofia Coppola was born on May 14, 1971 in New York City, New York, USA as Sofia Carmina Coppola. She is a director, known for Somewhere (2010), Lost in Translation (2003) and Marie Antoinette (2006). She has been married to Thomas Mars since August 27, 2011. They have two children. She was ...

Mother: Eleanor Coppola, Father: Francis Ford Coppola

84. Francis Ford Coppola

Producer | Apocalypse Now

Francis Ford Coppola was born in 1939 in Detroit, Michigan, but grew up in a New York suburb in a creative, supportive Italian-American family. His father, Carmine Coppola, was a composer and musician. His mother, Italia Coppola (née Pennino), had been an actress. Francis Ford Coppola graduated ...

Father: Carmine Coppola, Mother: Italia Coppola

85. John Schwartzman

Cinematographer | Seabiscuit

John Schwartzman was born on October 18, 1960 in Los Angeles, California, USA as John Marc Schwartzman. He is known for his work on Seabiscuit (2003), Pearl Harbor (2001) and Armageddon (1998).

Father: Jack Schwartzman, Mother: Judith Deborah Feldman

86. Stephanie Schwartzman

Art_department | Edward Scissorhands

Stepdaughter of Talia Shire.

Father: Jack Schwartzman, Mother: Judith Deborah Feldman

87. Italia Coppola

Actress | One from the Heart

Italia Coppola was born on December 12, 1912 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Italia Pennino. She was an actress, known for One from the Heart (1981). She was married to Carmine Coppola. She died on January 20, 2004 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Father: Francesco Pennino

88. Buddy Quaid

Actor | The Big Easy

Buddy Quaid was born on November 26, 1974 in Houston, Texas, USA as Buddy John Quaid. He is known for his work on The Big Easy (1986), Desert Saints (2002) and Lost Souls (2000). He has been married to Marielle Lamy since July 11, 2010.

Father: William R. (Buddy) Quaid,

89. Jack Quaid

Actor | The Hunger Games

Jack Quaid was born on April 24, 1992 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Jack Henry Quaid. He is an actor and writer, known for The Hunger Games (2012), The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013) and Logan Lucky (2017).

Father: Dennis Quaid, Mother: Meg Ryan

90. Meg Ryan

Actress | When Harry Met Sally...

Blond-haired, blue-eyed with an effervescent personality, Meg Ryan was born Margaret Mary Emily Hyra in Fairfield, Connecticut, to Susan (Duggan), an English teacher and one-time actress, and Harry Hyra, a math teacher. She is of Ruthenian, Polish, Irish, and German ancestry ("Hyra" is a Ruthenian ...

Mother: Susan (Dugan), Father: Harry Hyra

91. Dennis Quaid

Actor | The Day After Tomorrow

Dennis Quaid was born in Houston, Texas, to Juanita Bonniedale (Jordan), a real estate agent, and William Rudy Quaid, an electrician. He grew up in the Houston suburban city of Bellaire. He was raised a Baptist, and studied drama, Mandarin Chinese, and dance while a student at Bellaire High School....

Father: William R. (Buddy) Quaid, Mother: Juanita Bonniedale (Jordan)

92. Amanda Quaid

Director | Toys

Amanda Quaid was born on May 29, 1983 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Amanda Marie Quaid. She is known for her work on Toys (2016), Non-Stop (2014) and English (2014).

Mother: Ella Jolly, Father: Randy Quaid

93. Randy Quaid

Actor | Independence Day

Randy Quaid is an Academy Award-nominated actor, for his performance in The Last Detail (1973). Hal Ashby directed Quaid in the role of Meadows opposite Jack Nicholson and Otis Young. Quaid is a great and much admired actor that has been recognized by Hollywood and the worlds finest directors, ...

Father: William R. (Buddy) Quaid, Mother: Juanita Bonniedale (Jordan)

94. John Barrymore

Actor | Twentieth Century

John Barrymore was born John Sidney Blyth on February 15, 1882 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. An American stage and screen actor whose rise to superstardom and subsequent decline is one of the legendary tragedies of Hollywood. A member of the most famous generation of the most famous theatrical ...

Father: Maurice Blyth (or Blythe; family spellings vary), a stage success under the name Maurice Barrymore; Mother: Georgie Drew, the daughter of actor John Drew

95. Diana Barrymore

Actress | Between Us Girls

"Too Much, Too Soon" was the story of Diana's life, and the title of her autobiography. Her father was stage and screen legend John Barrymore; and her mother was Blanche Oelrichs (who wrote under the masculine pseudonym Michael Strange), who had just divorced Mr. Thomas and had 2 children (Leonard ...

Mother: Blanche Oelrichs; Father: John Barrymore

96. Dolores Costello

Actress | Old San Francisco

Dolores Costello was once known as the Goddess of the Silent Screen but is probably best remembered today as Drew Barrymore's grandmother. She was born in 1905 to actors Maurice Costello and Mae Costello. Her father began his film career in 1908. He would soon become the most popular matinée idol of...

Mother: Mae Costello; Father: Maurice Costello

97. Helene Costello

Actress | The Fatal Warning

Some of Helene Costello's films available on video are Her Crowning Glory (1911), Lulu's Doctor (1912) and Lights of New York (1928), the first all-talking feature. She worked for a time as a reader for 20th Century Fox in the early 1940s. Miss Costello died on January 26, 1957, in California's ...

Mother: Mae Costello; Father: Maurice Costello

98. John Drew Barrymore

Actor | Roma contro Roma

American actor with a sporadic career, the son of stage and screen legend John Barrymore. His father and mother, actress Dolores Costello divorced in his infancy and he claimed to remember seeing his father only once. His mother attempted to keep him from the acting life, sending him to St. John's ...

Father: John Barrymore; Mother: Dolores Costello

99. Cara Williams

Actress | The Defiant Ones

This perky, talented, blue-eyed redhead had acting aspirations from the get-go. She was born in Brooklyn on June 29, 1925, as Bernice Kamiat, to an Austrian Jewish father and a Russian Jewish mother. Cara began performing as a child and continued into her teens. After her parents' divorce, she ...

Mother: Russian Jewish mother; Father: Austrian Jewish father

100. Jaid Barrymore

Actress | Enchanted

Jaid Barrymore was born on May 8, 1946 in Brannenburg, West Germany as Ildiko Jaid Mako. She is an actress, known for Enchanted (1998), Searching for Bobby D (2005) and Everything's Jake (2000). She was previously married to John Drew Barrymore.

Born: Ildiko Jaid Mako; From: Brannenburg, West Germany



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