32 celebrities you might not realise had famous parents

Some people are simply born to be stars. In some cases, it’s because of talent but it’s no secret that being talented *and* born to a famous person will fast-track your road to stardom.

You may have heard of the term ‘nepo baby’ but if not, it refers to those in the showbiz industry who have parents who are already well-established in the industry. A controversial and age-old phenomenon where we see generation after generation of celebrities passing down the torch to their children, often watching them surpass their levels of fame, it’s hardly anything new – but the phrase ‘nepo baby’ first became popularised in 2022.