19 Celeb Kids Who Are Outshining Their A-List Parents

There are a lot of really adorable celebrity children, and because they do the cutest things, or their parents dress them up in the most hilarious outfits (like Chrissy Teigen does to her daughter Luna), it’s hard not to give these little darlings attention. But what happens when these tiny stars grow up; are they going to become A-listers like their popular parents, or will they choose to disappear from the limelight entirely? Of course, this is a question that cannot be answered with certainty, but what we do know is that there are some celeb children that have become hugely popular in recent years, and they are getting so much attention that it looks as though they’re going to be making headlines, or appearing in magazines and films, for a long, long time.

Take Cindy Crawford’s beautiful teenage daughter, Kaia Gerber, who is already following in her mother’s footsteps and making a name for herself in the modeling industry. Or Ming Lee Simmons, who has literally grown up in front of the cameras thanks to her mother Kimora Lee Simmons reality TV show, Life in the Fab Lane, but now it looks as though she’s going to continue to command attention on her own terms. Below are 20 children of A-listers, whose names are likely to be in lights.

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19 Cindy Crawford's Daughter Kaia Gerber Is Taking Over The Modeling Industry


In recent years, Cindy Crawford’s daughter, Kaia Gerber, has been making a name for herself in the modeling industry. At just 17 years old, she has already walked in major fashion shows, including New York Fashion Week, and it seems that her parents could not be more proud. According to Daily Mail, Crawford and her husband Rande Gerber were seated in the front row when their daughter walked the runway of Sies Marjan during New York Fashion Week.

There’s no denying that Cindy Crawford was the model of the ‘80s and ‘90s, but it looks as though the torch has now been passed on to her daughter.

18 Lourdes Leon Is A Bit Like Her Mom, Madonna, When It Comes To Headlines

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Madonna’s daughter Lourdes Leon is growing up, and over the years she has made a lot of headlines; some good, and some not so great, for example when she was caught smoking at aged 15, Metro reports.

She's 21 now, and Lourdes tries to keep a low profile when it comes to social media, but she’s definitely not staying out of the limelight, and in May of 2018, she made headlines for becoming the star of a Converse campaign, Daily Mail reports.

17 Billy Ray Cyrus' Little Girl Miley Cyrus Is All Grown Up, And Hugely Popular

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Of all the people on this list, it’s Miley Cyrus that needs no introduction because she has been in the limelight ever since she was a preteen starring on Hannah Montana -- and she made headlines in the years to come for trying to shed that sweet image. In fact, some of the younger generations may not even realize that Cyrus comes from a famous family, and her dad, Billy Ray Cyrus is a country music singer.

It was his hit country song, "Achy Breaky Heart," that made him an international star in the ‘90s, Biography reports.

16 Blue Ivy Is One Celeb Child Whose Every Move Gets Media Attention


Beyoncé and Jay Z’s oldest daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, is a celebrity kid that the world cannot get enough of, and if this little girl ever wants a career in showbiz it shouldn’t be too hard. And it seems her parents may have that in mind, because according to The Telegraph, Beyoncé has tried to trademark her daughter’s name.

The internet is filled with articles about Blue, including lists stating “things you don’t know” about her, which according to The List, include the fact she has featured on her parents' songs.

15 Vanessa Paradis's Beautiful Daughter Lily-Rose Depp Is Following In Her Footsteps

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Lily Rose Depp is the daughter of Johnny Depp, and French actress and singer, Vanessa Paradis, and with parents as famous as her own, it was only a matter of time before Lily-Rose was thrust into the limelight -- although her parents never dreamed of her following in their footsteps, The List reports.

Lily Rose is only aged 19, but has already amassed over 3 million followers on Instagram, and has been featured in several campaigns for Chanel, including a futuristic-inspired campaign alongside Cara Delevingne in 2017.

14 Victoria Beckham's Talented Son Brooklyn Beckham Is Set To Secure Major Fashion Campaigns

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The future is bright for Brooklyn Beckham, who at 19 years old already has more than 11 million Instagram followers, has secured fashion campaigns, including a campaign for Reserved (Grazia Daily reports), and is making a name for himself in the fashion world, even shooting major campaigns.

Brooklyn shot a campaign for Burberry Brit in 2016, and in 2018, it was announced that he would shoot his mother, Victoria Beckham’s new campaign, Capital FM reports. Keeping this in mind, we can all agree that Brooklyn Beckham is probably going to be around for a long time!

13 Stephen Baldwin's Daughter Hailey Baldwin Already Has A Big Following


Hailey Baldwin is the daughter of actor Stephen Baldwin, and in the years to come her star may overshadow his own. She has been on the fashion scene for quite some time now, including featuring in Guess’ 35th-anniversary campaign, Topshop’s denim range (a brand who Fashionista points out has worked with Kylie and Kendall Jenner), and in 2017, InStyle notes she became the face of H&M's Denim Days campaign.

But in recent months, Hailey has been making headlines for something else; her relationship with Justin Bieber. And if everything goes according to plan for this newly engaged couple, then they may be a wedding that every publication will want to cover happening in the near future.

12 Kim Kardashian's Oldest Child North West Is Already Topping Best Dressed Lists

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s babies get a lot of interest, but it’s their oldest daughter, North West, who gets the most attention.

Apart from the fact that North’s parents are a fine example of what a power couple is, the interest in her may also come from just how adorable she is. She’s been seen in cute Snapchats with her mom, and she’s proven she has serious style, just like her mamma. Actually, there are many articles compiling lists of all the times North caused envy over her outfits, including one by Harper’s Bazaar titled “All The Times North West Dressed Better Than You.” And she’s only five!

11 Could There Be A More Twinning Mother And Daughter Duo Than Demi Moore And Rumer Willis?

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Rumer Willis is the daughter of Demi Moore (and she looks a lot like her mom) and Bruce Willis, and over the years she has proven she also wants a shot in the entertainment industry. Rumer, like her acting parents, has landed a number of roles including, according to her IMDB page, Return to Sender, Hello Again, and the recurring role of Tory Ash in the TV series, Empire.

But it’s not just her acting that gets attention, but also Rumer’s appearance, like when she recently changed her hair to blonde, or when she and her mom, according to the media, looked like “twins.”

10 Pamela Anderson's Handsome Son Dylan Lee Is Making A Name For Himself


Pamela Anderson’s sons Brandon and Dylan Lee, from her relationship with Mötley Crüe rocker Tommy Lee, are both incredibly good looking guys. So, perhaps it’s not surprising that they are working as models. Dylan Lee, the younger of the two, is now aged 20, and became the face of Saint Laurent in 2016, and has also worked on the runways of Coach and Dolce & Gabbana, Elle reports.

He’s also featured in Vanity Teen Magazine, ODDA Magazine, and Hugo Boss advertising, and according to Models.com, Dylan is going to “take the fashion world by storm.” The start of his career certainly seems to suggest that statement will become true...

9 Will Smith's Daughter Willow Smith Is Doing More Than Whipping Her Hair Back And Forth

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Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith have two children, Jaden and Willow, and both of their children have already cemented their place in the entertainment industry.

But let's focus on the younger of the two, Willow, who exploded onto the scene in 2010, with her song, “Whip My Hair.” At the time she was just ten, and since then, the world has been very interested in Willow and what she has to say. She’s given a number of interviews, sharing her opinions, which are often from a completely different perspective, but when Willow speaks, the world listens.

8 Kimora Lee Simmons Kid, Ming Lee Simmons, Has Been In The Limelight From A Little Girl


Kimora Lee Simmons and Russell Simmons daughter, Ming Lee Simmons is aged 18 and been in the limelight since she was just a little girl thanks to her mom’s reality TV show, Life in the Fab Lane. She’s also been a model since she was old enough to walk.

But now Ming is ready to make a name for herself, without her parents, and has been featured on The Cut’s list of “Celebrity Children Who Dominate Our World Now.” And one of the reasons for her making the list is her growing Instagram following, which is currently at an impressive 798,000 followers.

7 The World Can't Get Enough Of Katie Holmes And Suri Cruise

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Another kid that may be making a name for herself in showbiz in the future is Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise’s daughter, Suri Cruise. Suri is currently only 12, but there is a lot of interest in her, and almost every time she steps out with her mother she is photographed, and her style, or appearance, is remarked on -- for example, an article on Footwear News commented on how she was wearing "ballet flats with a lightweight jacket and dress."

It's not all that surprising Suri gets attention though, because she is really adorable.

6 Ava Phillippe Is So Much More Than Reese Witherspoon's Mini-Me


There are few celebrities who look as similar as Reese Witherspoon and her teenage daughter Ava Phillippe, who at 19-years-old is really her mom’s mini-me. But there is more to Ava than just looking like her famous mom, and according to SheKnows, she has also been making a name for herself in the fashion world, having starred in the lookbook for Rodarte's Fall 2018 collection.

The publication also notes that she is passionate about photography, and her Instagram page features some of the photos she has taken. Speaking about her Instagram, Ava Phillippe’s following is growing and is currently at 680,000 followers.

5 Sofia Richie's Fame Is Growing, But She's Always Up For Giving Her Dad, Lionel Richie, An Awkward Hug


Lionel Richie’s daughter Sofia Richie is a young adult, whose name has been in headlines for her choice of boyfriend, as much as it has been for her career as a model. First things first, Sofia has been linked to Kourtney Kardashian’s ex, and baby daddy, Scott Disick, but she has also featured in multiple editorials and walked the runway for some of the world’s most prestigious fashion brands, including Chanel and Jeremy Scott.

And she has 3.7 million people who follow her on Instagram, so in the years to come, we expect to see a lot more of Sofia Richie.

4 Larry David's Daughter Cazzie David Has Been Listed As A Star To Follow

Cazzie David is the daughter of Larry David, but also the ex-fiancée of Pete Davidson is now engaged to the pop star, Ariana Grande, Refinery29 reports. But the reason Cazzie finds her name on this list has nothing to do with her relationships, and everything to do with The Cut’s article on celebrity children who are getting a lot of attention right now, and the publication names Cazzie.

The publication notes that her Instagram has been named by Uproxx as one that’s worth following, and it seems a lot of people agree because she has a following of 186,000 followers.

3 Ron Howard's Daughter Bryce Dallas Howard Is Becoming A Household Name


Ron Howard’s daughter Bryce Dallas Howard has already proven herself as an actress and has become a household name thanks to her role in Jurassic World, The Help, and the 2016 movie, Gold, in which she played Kay alongside Matthew McConaughey.

Bryce Dallas Howard may be getting a lot of attention in recent years, but she’s also landed small parts in some of her father’s movies (according to IMDB page). Her father is an Academy Award-winning filmmaker, and someone who is highly respected in the industry.

2 Chrissy Teigen And John Legend Have Already Made Luna A Star


Chrissy Teigen and John Legend’s first-born, Luna Stephens is aged two, but there are already bios about her, like the one featured on Famous Birthdays, plus she gets a lot of media interest.

And according to The Insider, the famous couple have made their daughter a “household name” since she was just one, with the publication noting that the couple often features photos of their little daughter on Instagram, looking super adorable. Including when Teigen dresses up Luna in the most hilarious costumes, for example, a hot dog.

1 Angelina Jolie May Be A Bigger Star Than Her Famous Dad, Jon Voight

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Of all the people featured on this list, it is Angelina Jolie who seems to have over-shadowed her famous parent the most. Jon Voight is a well-known actor in his own right, but there are few people, regardless of their generation, who have not heard the name “Angelina Jolie.” In addition to being an actress, director, and one of the most beautiful women in the world, Jolie is also a woman whose every move makes headlines, with some of the most recent headlines about her divorce from Brad Pitt, and, as reported by People, how she went hiking with her children on Labor Day.

References: E! News, Daily MailThe Telegraph,  Hello MagazineElle, Buzzfeed, Harper's Bazaar, IMDB.

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