It is a known fact that grandparents love their grandkids unconditionally. When your grandparent is someone like Marlon Brando or Grace Kelly, you have some really big shoes to fill in. In some cases, the scale of the popularity of the grandchildren evens out to their grandparents’ and, unexpectedly or not, skyrockets. Check out these celebrities and their legendary grandparents, and if you have some other examples, please share them in the comment section. Enjoy!
#1 Marlon Brando And Tuki Brando
The grandson of Marlon Brando, Tuki Brando is a Hollywood film star. Tuki’s grandfather starred in the movie Streetcar Named Desire, and it is said that younger Brando has a great resemblance to his late grandfather. Tuki Brando has been featured in the TechnoMarine ad campaign.
#2 Winston Churchill And Arabella Churchill
Unlike her grandfather, Arabella Churchill is not the leader of Great Britain. Instead, she contributed to the world by developing Glastonbury Festival and founding and running the charity Children’s World.
#3 Nelson Mandela And Zoleka Mandela
Nelson Mandela’s granddaughter, Zoleka Mandela, is a famous writer and activist. Zoleka is not afraid to openly discuss her addictions and her daughter’s death. She also talks openly about her fight with cancer.
#4 Elizabeth Taylor And Quinn Tivey
Elizabeth Taylor was a legendary Hollywood actress. Quinn Tivey on the other hand is known not only because of Elizabeth but also for being a trustee of his grandmother’s estate and foundation.
#5 Steve Mcqueen And Steven R. Mcqueen
Steve McQueen, also known as the ‘King of Cool’, was a legendary icon of Hollywood. His grandchild, Steven R. McQueen, is a 32-year-old American actor and model known for portraying Jeremy Gilbert in The Vampire Diaries.
#6 Albert Einstein And Bernard Einstein
Following his grandfather’s footsteps (as much as he could) Bernard Einstein is one of three surviving biological grandsons of the legendary scientist. Bernard Einstein his career as an engineer, receiving numerous patents in electronics.
#7 Elvis Presley And Riley Keough
Danielle Riley Keough is the eldest grandchild of Elvis and Priscilla Presley. She started modeling at the age of 15, featuring in Dior, D&G, and Vogue campaigns. Besides modeling, she is also acting and has starred in many independent movies.
#8 Charlie Chaplin And Oona Chaplin
Oona’s grandad is cinema icon Charlie Chaplin and she bears the name of his fourth wife. She was born in Spain and she mainly features in British and Spanish productions.
#9 Clark Gable And Clark Gable III
Clark Gable was a legendary actor who starred in more than 60 Hollywood movies. His grandson was Clark James Gable, an American actor and TV presenter who died from an overdose.
#10 Grace Kelly And Charlotte Casiraghi
Charlotte Casiraghi is not just a granddaughter of Grace Kelly, a former actress and Princess of Monaco. Charlotte is also a journalist, writer and was the face of Yves Saint Laurent’s 2018 fashion campaign.