15 Second-Generation Actors Who Surpassed Their Famous Mothers

Talent runs in the second-generation actors' families, but their stars are shining much brighter than their famous mothers'.

It is an open secret that Hollywood is equally as guilty of nepotism as any other business in the world. Some blockbuster stars had their path to fame paved in the womb – it’s a well known fact that Nicolas Cage is director Francis Ford Copolla’s nephew (despite the sneaky last name change) and that brothers Charlie Sheen and Emilio Estevez are the sons of Emmy Award winning actor Martin Sheen....