Martin Sheen didn’t get an easy start to say the least- he contracted polio when he was a child making him bedridden for a year, then lost his mother and was about to be sent to an orphanage… through all of his hardships he managed to prevail, and even make his dream of becoming a performing artist a reality. He received his widest recognition for his performances in the war film Apocalypse Now and the political drama series The West Wing, and has been sought after ever since. His son Charlie Sheen on the other hand didn’t have to experience such hardship, luckily!
Charlie Sheen has a very successful acting career, to the point where he was the highest-paid American TV star on a network primetime show ($1.8 million per episode) for his role in Two and a Half Men .
Meryl Streep & Mamie, Grace, Louisa Gummer
Meryl Streep has been referred to as the best actress of her generation . Not only is she a amazing character actress, she has the ability to mimic many different accents as well.
It probably wouldn't come as surprises if we told you that all of her children are involved in arts and entertainment. Her daughters, Mamie and Grace , are actresses, while her youngest daughter, Louisa , is a model. The girls recently became the faces H&M's sister brand, & Other Stories', Co-Lab collection, it features accessories and bag. By the way. Ms. Streep also has a son who's a musician.
Clint Eastwood & Scott Eastwood
Clint Eastwood is an America filmmaker, actor and political figure, yes, that's right, in the mid-80s he served as mayor of Carmel-by-the-Sea, California. His son, Scott Eastwood , not only does he look very much like young Clint , he has his natural talent as well. He's appeared in several movies, including some of his father's movies.
But the fact that Scott is Clint's son doesn't mean he gets any role he wants in his father's movies. In fact, Scott auditioned for a role in American Sniper and didn't get it! Tough love, huh?
Donald Sutherland & Kiefer Sutherland
This father and son duo come from Canada, and have taken over U.S. television. Donald Sutherland's has been on our TV screens for over 50 years. He is known as one of the most versatile and prestigious Canadian actors. He has been inducted in both the Hollywood Walk of Fame and the Canadian Walk of Fame. And at the age of 83, he is still doing what he loves.
Donald Sutherland's son, Kiefer Sutherland , conquered American Television when he stared in the hit series, 24 . What's better than seeing one Sutherlandon the big screen? Seeing both of them, in the same movie! In 2015 the father and son actor appeared together in the western-drama film, Forsaken. Fun Fact- Kiefer and fellow actor, Robert Downey, Jr. were roommates for 3 years when he first moved to Hollywood.
Julianne Moore & Liv Freundlich
Julianne Moore is one of Hollywood's favoritredheadsds. Not only is her hair color natural, but so is her ability to adapt to any character that she portrays. She has received many accolades for her outstanding performances. Moore is also a writer, she's published a series of children's books about a character named "Freckleface Strawberry". She and her husband, director Bart Freundlich, have two children together.
Not only did Moore's daughter, Liv Freundlich , inherit her fabulous ginger hair, but also her dramatic talent. She has appeared in the latest Jurassic Park movie and from the looks of it, she has a bright career ahead!