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    21 Young Celebs You Didn’t Realize Were The Kids Of Other Celebs

    Step one for getting famous: be born to a British soap star.

    Hollywood is constantly cycling in new faces — but that doesn't always mean new genes. A lot of the younger or up-and-coming stars you've seen on screen or on stage actually have famous parents.

    These so-called "nepotism babies" don't always follow directly in their parents' footsteps, so it can be easy to miss who grew up in the shadow of their mom or dad's spotlight.

    Here are 21 young celebrities you probably didn't realize were the children of other celebs:

    1. You know Maude Apatow as Lexi Howard on Euphoria.


    Her father is Knocked Up director, Judd Apatow.


    Her mother, actor Leslie Mann, was in Knocked Up — which Maude also had a small role in (alongside her sister, Iris)!

    Leslie, her two daughters, and Paul Rudd around a kitchen table

    Here they are together:

    Leslie, Maude and Judd

    2. You know Phoebe Dynevor as Daphne Bridgerton in Bridgerton.

    Phoebe on a balcony

    Her mom is Coronation Street actor, Sally Dynevor.


    Here they are together:

    Her dad, Tim Dynevor, also made a name for himself in the British soap opera scene. He wrote for Emmerdale.

    close up of Tim

    Here they are together:

    3. You know Bessie Carter as Prudence Featherington in Bridgerton.


    Her mother is Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix actor Imelda Staunton.


    Her father is Downton Abbey actor, Jim Carter.

    close up of Jim

    Here they are together:

    the three at an event

    4. You know Zoë Kravitz as Catwoman in The Batman.

    Zoe on the red carpet

    Her father is "It Ain't Over 'til It's Over" singer, Lenny Kravtiz.


    Her mom is High Fidelity actor, Lisa Bonet.


    She used to have three famous parents! Game of Thrones actor Jason Momoa is her former stepdad.


    Here they are together:

    the family posing together

    5. You know Maya Hawke as Robin Buckley in Stranger Things.


    Her mother is Pulp Fiction actor Uma Thurman.


    Her dad is Boyhood actor Ethan Hawke.


    Here they are together when Maya was a baby:

    walking on the street with baby Maya in a stroller

    6. You know Kaia Gerber as a model.


    Her mom is supermodel Cindy Crawford.

    cindy on the runway

    Her father Rande Gerber is a model-turned-entrepreneur.


    Here they are together:

    the three outside

    7. You know Margaret Qualley as Alex Russell in Maid.


    Her Maid costar, Andie MacDowell, is also her mom.


    Here they are together:

    the two on the red carpet

    8. You know Lori Harvey as a model and entrepreneur.

    lori on the red carpet

    Her father is comedian and Family Feud host, Steve Harvey.

    steve walking onto a talk show

    Here they are together:

    the two on the red carpet

    9. You know Matty Healy as The 1975's lead singer and from songs like "Somebody Else."


    His mother is Coronation Street actor and Loose Women panelist, Denise Welch.


    Here they are together, alongside Matty's brother, Louis:

    His father is Still Open All Hours actor, Tim Healy.

    Tim walking outise

    Here they are together:

    Just found these Matty’s first gig Tim Healy charity golf classic 2001 Ramside Durham xx

    Twitter: @TheRealTimHealy

    10. You know Wyatt Russell as John Walker in The Falcon and the Winter Soldier.


    His dad, Kurt Russell, also had a Marvel role! He played Ego the Living Planet in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.


    His mom is The First Wives Club actor, Goldie Hawn.

    goldie on the red carpet

    Here they are together:

    the three on the red carpet

    11. You know Sosie Bacon as Skye Miller in 13 Reasons Why.

    Sosie at an event

    Her father, Kevin Bacon, directed her debut film, Loverboy.

    close up of Kevin

    She played the younger version of the character played by her mom, Kyra Sedgwick.


    Here they are together:

    the three at an event

    12. You know John Higgins as a member of the comedy group Please Don't Destroy, which works with Saturday Night Live.

    john sitting at a desk during a skit

    His father, Steve Higgins, is a long-time SNL writer, and he's also known for his work on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

    close up of steve

    Here they are together:

    the two taking a selfie

    13. You know Elle King for her song "Ex's & Oh's."


    Her dad is former Saturday Night Live cast member, Rob Schneider.

    close up of rob smiling

    Here they are together:

    close up of the two smiling at the camera

    14. You know Zoey Deutch as Infinity Jackson in The Politician.


    Her mom is Back to the Future actor, Lea Thompson.


    Her dad, Howard Deutch, is a director. He's known for his work on Pretty in Pink and True Blood.


    Here they are together:

    the three pose for a silly picture

    15. You know Harley Quinn Smith as Mallory Higgins in Cruel Summer.


    Her father is Mallrats director, Kevin Smith.

    close up of Kevin in a backwards baseball cap

    Here they are together:

    the two at an event

    16. You know Hannah Einbinder as Ava Daniels in Hacks.


    Her mother is OG Saturday Night Live cast member, Laraine Newman.

    close up of laraine

    Here they are together:

    the two posing for a photo

    17. You know Gracie Abrams for songs like "Block Me Out."

    gracie singing on stage

    Her father is The Rise of Skywalker director, J.J. Abrams.

    J.J. abrams

    Here they are together:

    the two smiling for a photo

    18. You know Allison Williams as Rose Armitage in Get Out.


    Her father is former NBC Nightly News and The 11th Hour anchor, Brian Williams.

    brian reporting in front of the camera

    Here they are together:

    close up of the two smiling

    19. You know Thomas Rhett for songs like "Die a Happy Man."

    thomas performing

    His dad is Rhett Akins, who is also a country singer. He's known for songs like "Don't Get Me Started."

    Rhett performing

    Here they are together:

    the two playing guitar on stage

    20. You know Louisa Jacobson as Marian Brook on The Gilded Age.


    Her mother is Big Little Lies actor Meryl Streep.

    meryl walking outside

    Here they are together:

    the two on the red carpet

    21. And finally, you know Riley Keough as Stefani in Zola.

    riley at an event

    Her mom is singer Lisa Marie Presley, who's known for songs like "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet."

    close up of lisa

    Here they are together:

    the two at an event

    She also has two famous former stepdads — Michael Jackson and Nicolas Cage.

    side by side of the two

    However, her grandfather Elvis Presley is undoubtedly the most famous member of the family.

    elvis on stage