July 5, 2022

“It’s not what you understand, however who you understand,” in response to the age-old adage.

It could be a cliche, but it surely’s appropriate. It’s laborious to navigate life with out somebody on the within or a connection to drive you ahead. There’s a sure-fire method to dig your manner out of each resume buried deep within the huge slush pile… for those who simply occur to know the right particular person. Or, even higher, you have got a connection to the suitable particular person. Not wallowing in anonymity and hoping for one of the best is the way in which to go.

Nevertheless, it will probably additionally work in the wrong way. This occurs sometimes when well-known individuals have well-known relations. They might not wish to be acknowledged by their famend fathers or anybody else to have the ability to stand on their very own or keep away from embarrassment. The causes for this differ. Listed here are some well-known celebrities whose dad and mom you could not notice you already know.

CRACKED.COM NEPOTISM BABIES Liza Minelli The Work: Cabaret, Arthur, Arrested Development, My Chemical Romance's Mama The Mom: Judy Garland The Mom's Work: The Wizard of Oz, A Star is BornCRACKED.COM NEPOTISM BABIES Al AW Joss Whedon The Work: Buffy, Firefly, Avengers, Dollhouse, feminist backlash, the bad Justice League Dad Tom Whedon's Work: Alice, The Golden Girls Granddad John Whedon's Work: The Donna Reed Show, The Dick Van Dyke ShowCRACKED.COM NEPOTISM BABIES Carrie Fisher The Work: Star Wars, re-writing Star Wars, being Carrie Fisher The Mom: Debbie Reynolds The Mom's Work: Singing in the Rain, Charlotte's WebCRACKED.COM NEPOTISM BABIES Billie Lourd The Work: Scream Queens, Star Wars, being Princess Leia's stand-in The Mom: Carrie Fisher The Mom's Work: Star Wars, re-writing Star Wars, being Carrie FisherCRACKED.COM NEPOTISM BABIES Daisy Ridley The Work: Star Wars, Chaos Walking The Great Uncle: Arnold Ridley The Great Uncle's Work: Dad's Army Don't worry, unless you eat tea and crumpets, it's not weird you've never heard of Dad's Army, but if you order lemonade when you mean Sprite, you're probably chuffed to bits about this.CRACKED.COM NEPOTISM BABIES Maya Hawke The Work: The cool N lesbian in Stranger Things The Parent: Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman The Parent's Work: Kill Bill, Before SunsetCRACKED.COM NEPOTISM BABIES Maude Apatow The Work: Euphoria, Our Life The Parents: Judd Apatow and Leslie Mann The Parents' Work: Forty Year Old Virgin, Jurassic World, Knocked UpCRACKED.COM NEPOTISM BABIES Sam Levinson Euphoria creator Sam Levinson's dad is Barry Levinson, award- winning director of Good Morning Vietnam, Wag the Dog, Rain Man, and other things that aren't about Zendaya doing ecstasy or hooking up with a hot trans woman, and therefore not as important.CRACKED.COM NEPOTISM BABIES Lily Collins The Work: Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile, Les Mis, Emily in Paris The Parent: Phil Collins The Parent's Work: He's goddamn Phil CollinsCRACKED.COM NEPOTISM BABIES Joe Hill The Work: NOS4A2, Horns, Locke & Key The Parent: Stephen King The Parent's Work: He's Stephen King, damn it Stephen King's son hid his parental link as long as he could, but eventually it came out.CRACKED.COM NEPOTISM BABIES Brennan Lee Mulligan The Work: Dimension 20, Messages from the CEO, Strong Female Protagonist The Parent: Elaine Lee The Parent's Work: Starstruck, a decades-long play turned comic that has been published by almost every major comic publicationCRACKED.COM NEPOTISM BABIES The McElroys Griffin, Justin, Travis McElroy (and Fam) The Work: My Brother, My Brother and Me, The Adventure Zone, Monster Factory, Polygon.com, Trolls World Tour The Dad's Work: Multiple comic projects including Freejack, Green Hornet, Universal Soldier, Blood is the HarvestCRACKED.COM NEPOTISM BABIES Tracee Ellis Ross The Work: Daddy's Little Girls, Black-Ish The Parent: Diana Ross The Parent's Work: The Supremes, Ain't No Mountain High EnoughCRACKED.COM NEPOTISM BABIES Emma Roberts The Work: American Horror Story, Scream Queens The Aunt: Julia Roberts The Aunt's Work: Every good chick flick to ever exist, plus Ocean's Eleven


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