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From the moment they're born, celebrity kids are thrust into the spotlight. The shuttering cameras and never-ending video reels become a staple of their everyday lives. Through these lenses, we get to see them go from adorable babies to grown men and women. Some of these kids choose to follow in their parents' footsteps, while others pursue their own passions. Here are some of the most recognizable celebrity kids who are growing up way too fast!
Lourdes Leon is the daughter of Madonna and her former partner Carlos Leon. The 24-year-old chose to follow in her mother's footsteps and pursue a career in music. Madonna used to take Lourdes to different red carpet events, and they spent a lot of time together, so it's no surprise that she learned to love music.
When former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle first stepped into the Whitehouse in 2008, they were accompanied by two beautiful little girls named Sasha and Malia. A lot has happened since that day, Malia is a student at Harvard, and her sister Sasha attends the University of Michigan.
Annie Curtis got a crash course on how to strut your stuff on the red carpet when she was still very young, and she hasn't looked back since. Annie's mother, Jamie Lee Curtis, still loves taking her to red carpet events, but for now, it looks like she won't be following in her mother's footsteps. Instead, Annie's passion is in dance. She works as a dance teacher at LA's MNR Dance Factory.
It takes a lot to take away the spotlight from the multi-talented Jamie Foxx, but little Corrine Foxx used to do it with ease when she was younger. She would often attend red-carpet events as her dad's plus one, and now the tables look to have turned. Corrine followed in her father's footsteps, and in 2019 she took him as a plus-one to the premiere of her movie 47 Meters Down: Uncaged.
David and Victoria Beckham have spent most of their lights under the spotlight. They introduced us to their family early on in their careers, and we've watched them all grow up. The family moved to Los Angeles towards the end of Beckham's soccer career, and their son Brooklyn has taken it all on like a duck to water. Brooklyn is all grown up and is now a model and a photographer.
Zelda Williams is the daughter of the late, great comedian Robin Williams. Zelda was very close with her father, and it wasn't easy for her to cope once he passed on. Today, Zelda is quietly making strides into Hollywood as she looks to follow in her father's footsteps.
When 007 settled down with Keely Shaye Brosnan, the two had two amazing baby boys. Once the boys got old enough, the couple would bring them along to all of their events, and we got used to seeing them on our screens. Now, Dylan and Paris Brosnan are Golden Globe ambassadors and have their own steady careers. Dylan is a model, singer, actor, and cinematographer. Paris is a model and a filmmaker.
Michael Strahan has made it a point to keep his twin daughters, Isabella and Sophia, out of the spotlight. So every time we do see them, it's as if they've grown faster than usual. One of the few times that we do get to see the Strahan twins is at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Sports Awards, and they always amaze people in attendance with how old they look.
Jaden and Willow Smith are arguably the most famous and most successful celebrity kids in Hollywood. Jaden burst onto the scene when he co-starred with his father in the critically acclaimed movie The Pursuit of Happiness. In comparison, Willow introduced herself to the world with her breakout single Whip My Hair. The siblings are inseparable, and both have successful careers in both fashion and music.
Rumer, Scout, and Tallulah have been in front of the cameras their entire lives. Their parents, Bruce Willis and Demi Moore are very prominent in Hollywood, so the girls' chances of living a quiet life were always slim. All three girls have followed their parents' legacy and are now actors.
If you've ever listened to an Eminem song, then you know who Hailie is. The rapper has talked about his beloved daughter ever since he burst onto the scene, and while we didn't always get to see her, we all knew who she was. Fast forward to today, and Hailie is all grown up. She recently turned 25 and graduated from Michigan State University a few years ago.
Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes were America's 'it' couple. So naturally, when they had their first child, Suri, the world took notice. One of the first times we got to see young Suri was a LA Galaxy game in 2007, and a lot has happened since then. She's now a teenager and growing fast; Suri is still very close with her mother, Katie.
Maude Apatow is the daughter of Leslie Mann and Judd Apatow. Maude was born in 1997 and has followed her parents into Hollywood. When she was young, Maude appeared on "Knocked Up," "Funny People," and "This is 40." More recently. Maude appeared in the thrilling HBO's teen drama "Euphoria."
When your father is Sylvester Stallone, there's not much in the world that you can't do. Scarlet, Sophia, and Sistine are all grown up now, and they work as professional models. The girls decided to follow in their mother's footsteps and take over the modeling industry, but they're still young, and it wouldn't be a surprise if they made a move into acting in the future.
Sailor Brinkley Cook's parents are model Christie Brinkley and architect Peter Cook. The young woman recently waltzed her way onto our screens with a stunning performance on "Dancing With the Stars." Cook has had her fair share of struggles recently, but she looks to be doing much better.
Bindi Irwin's father, Steve Irwin, was a beloved conservationist and television personality who tragically passed away doing what he loved. One of Bindi's first appearances was at the 2006 Nickelodeon Australian Kids' Choice Awards with her mother. Bindi has grown to share her parents' love for wildlife, and as you can see by her Instagram page, she's really her father's daughter.
From the moment Apple Martin was born, cameras began to shutter. She's the daughter of Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow. The teenager has followed in her parents' footsteps and is keen to make a name for herself in the entertainment industry—Apple's passion for dance and singing look set to take her far.
Ava Phillippe was born in 1999. She's the daughter of Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillipe. Ava has been adorable ever since she was little, and now that she's all grown up, Ava looks set to take over Hollywood. Ava is almost an exact copy of her mother, and she's also quite talented.
Sofia Ritchie is the daughter of talented musician Lionel Ritchie and Diane Alexander. The 24-year old recently broke up with 36-year-old Scott Disick after their relationship became "way too serious." Like many celebrity children, Richie is now a model.
When your parents are Meg Ryan and Dennis Quaid, there's an expectation from people that you will have to follow in their footsteps. And Jack Quaid didn't disappoint. The actor attended NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, and his list of credits includes The Hunger Games, HBO's Vinyl, and The Boys.
Being a part of the Schwarzenegger family hasn't always been easy, especially considering their recent troubles. But Patrick managed to make the best out of the situation and is currently pursuing a career in acting. Following in the footsteps of his father, Arnold.
Scott Eastwood has a lot of work to do if he's to become anything like his father, Clint. But so far, he's not off to a bad start, and the 33-year old still has a lot of time on his side. His film credits include Fate of the Furious, Pacific Rim 2, Gran Torino, and Invictus.
Zoe Kravitz is arguably the most talented member of the Kravitz family. This is a lot of praise considering her parents are singer Lenny Kravitz and actress Lisa Bonet. Zoe is a perfect blend of her parents. She's a talented musician and an actress. Her appearance as Catwomen in the next Batman film is highly anticipated, and charging by her previous movie appearances, there's no doubt she'll be incredible.
To say that a 43-year old Colin Hanks is all grown up may seem a little insulting, but when you realize how long he's been in the public eye, you'll see why. Colin has successfully navigated his way out of his father's shadow and establish himself as an actor.
Blue Ivy Carter has been in the spotlight ever since she was born, and it hasn't always been easy. When she was younger, Blue was subjected to a slew of vile comments and trolls from the internet, and her parents, Beyonce and Jay-Z, needed to protect her from it all. Since then, she's grown up to be a beautiful, intelligent, and talented little girl. Blue also has several award-winning credits to her name, and she's still only 9 years old.
Being born into the Kardashian's has its benefits, especially if you are a baby. On Keeping Up With The Kardashian's, we got to see baby North grow up to a responsible older sister to her younger siblings, Saint, Chicago, and Psalm. While also showing signs of becoming a fashionista like her parents.
Mason Disick is the eldest of Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick's kids. Out of all his siblings (his sister, Penelope, and brother, Reign.) Mason is easily the coolest. His sense of style eclipses that of his father, but then again, he is a Kardashian, so it's not really a surprise.
Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon's twins, Moroccan and Monroe Cannon, were born in 2011. The pair have grown very close to their parents, and their mom documents a lot of their everyday lives on her Instagram page.
Ming Lee Simmons was born in 2000 to parents Kimora Lee Leissner (formerly Simmons) and Russell Simmons. When she was younger, her mother introduced her to the fashion industry by hiring Ming to model her fashion line, Baby Phat. The 20-year old has come a long way since then, and she currently attends New York University.
Aoki was born two years after her sister Ming. She also attended fashion shows, but she spent most of her time on the sidelines with her mother, Kimora. A few years ago, Kimora went on her Instagram to announce that Aoki was accepted into Harvard University, where she's currently enrolled.
Robert Lowe has a very close relationship with his sons Mathew and John Owen Lowe. The trio has been pictured attending several events together, and they're almost inseparable. Mathew is currently studying at Loyola Law School and John Owen Lowe at Stanford.
Margaret Qualley is the daughter of Anie MacDowell and Paul Qualley. The 26-year-old is currently establishing herself as an actress after making a memorable appearance on Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood and HBO's The Leftovers.
At the peak of Brittney Spears' career, she was the name on everyone's lips, and so were her two adorable boys Sean and Jayden Federline, who she had with Kevin Federline. The couple split up in 2006, the same year Jayden was born. The boys are now all grown up.
There are no prizes for guessing who Christian's father is. The young musician is the spitting image of his father, Sean "P Diddy" Combs. Like his father, Christian has a passion for music and has already released several music projects under Diddy's label.
We met little Sosie Bacon just over a decade ago when she played Emily in the movie Loverboy. Since then, she's continued to follow in the footsteps of her parents Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick. So far, her most prominent role came in the series 13 Reasons Why.
Frances Bean Cobain is the daughter of music icons Courtney Love and Kurt Cobain. Bean was only 20 months old when she lost her father and spent most of her life with her mother. Their relationship hasn't always been great, and there have been more than a few contentious moments. Bean is now 27 and works as a Model and Artist, and you can get some of her artwork online and at art shows.
Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber's kids both were fortunate to get their mother's looks and are now following in her footsteps and pursuing careers in modeling. Kaia is 19, while her brother Presley is 21. Both the Gerber children are highly sought after in the modeling world, and you can see why.
When Michael Jackson passed on, the world lost an icon, but he didn't leave us empty-handed. His legacy lives on through his children, and his daughter Paris has taken after her old man by pursuing a career in music. She's also a model and actress.
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has never been shy about opening his personal life and letting us see behind the curtain. We've seen his first-born daughter Simone go from being the little girl that went with her dad everywhere to being a young woman. Johnson also followed in her father's footsteps and became one of the few fourth-generation wrestlers in WWE.
When Lola, Michael & Joaquin Consuelos were younger, their parents would take them everywhere. Those three little sweet kids are now all grown up. Michael followed in his dad's footsteps and shared the screen with him on Riverdale, Lola is in college, and Joaquin is a little man now, and his 18th birthday is just around the corner.
Deacon Phillippe is the other children of Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillipe. The couple fell in love earlier in Witherspoon's career on Cruel Intentions' set and had two wonderful kids. The siblings have grown up two spitting images of their parents and are almost inseparable.
When Julianne Moore had her daughter, it was almost like she made an exact clone of herself. As Liv Freundlich got older, her similarities with her mother become more and more apparent. If there were a biopic depicting Julianne Moore's life, Liv would be the perfect person to play her mother.
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have one of the biggest families in Hollywood, and we've been privileged enough to be given front row seats into their lives. Two of their kids, Maddox and Zahara Jolie Pitt, are now all grown up. Maddox is currently in college studying biochemistry, and Zahara looks to have caught her mother's love for show business.
In 2002, Elizabeth Hurley welcomed her son Damian Charles into the world. Elizabeth took Damian everywhere when he was younger, and the two were very close. Since then, Damian has grown up to be a model, and he also looks like his mother's doppelganger.
It's almost as if some of these celebrity kids are here to remind the rest of us just how old we're getting. It's incredible to imagine just how many of them have successfully taken up after their parents. And we're eager to see what they all get up to next. Which of these celebrity kids surprised you the most with their transformation? Leave a comment and let us know. And remember to share this article.