“Our families have known each other since we were babies!”
It seems like just yesterday that some of Hollywood’s biggest celebrities of the 90s and early 2000s welcomed their first children – and now those little bundles of joy have all grown up! After being raised in the spotlight, this new generation of rising stars is making headlines themselves: for their movies, their music… and because they’re dating!
Lately, there have been more than a few famous descendants who have been romantically linked. From Iris Apatow to Lily Collins, these teens and 20-somethings have found love with partners who share an equally famous lineage. And while growing up with prominent parents was probably a pretty unique experience, it makes sense that they’d want to date someone they can totally relate to!
Here are some of the celebrity descendants who have found love with each other…
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1. Rainey Qualley and Lewis Pullman
Rainey Qualley and Lewis Pullman may both have famous parents, but now they’re making their own mark in entertainment. Rainey, the daughter of Andie MacDowell and ex-husband Paul Qualley, is a rising musician, while Lewis is the actor son of Bill Pullman and Tamara Hurwitz. The couple have been dating since September 2020 and recently made their red carpet debut at the premiere of Lewis’s “Top Gun Maverick.”
“My heart is so full for Lew! Such a special day to see my baby girl shine so bright at the Top Gun Maverick premiere yesterday. Theaters are everywhere on May 22nd and I can’t wait for you to fall in love with [his character] Bob,” Rainey wrote on Instagram.
2. Frances Bean Cobain & Riley Hawk
Frances Bean Cobain, the daughter of Courtney Love and the late Kurt Cobain, recently returned to Instagram after a year-long hiatus with relationship news. In a post documenting her favorite moments while away from social media, she revealed she was dating skateboarder Tony Hawk’s son, Riley Hawk.
“2021 has brought me more into the present moment than I have ever been, which I am deeply grateful for. I wanted to share a few moments that were captured/created in the last year that brought me a lot of joy,” Frances captioned a slideshow of photos that included Riley.
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3. Iris Apatow & Ryder Robinson
Iris Apatow, daughter of Leslie Mann and Judd Apatow, and Ryder Robinson, son of Kate Hudson and Chris Robinson, went public with their relationship in early 2020 after dating for nearly a year. In a Valentine’s Day post, the teens shared a cute photo where Ryder could be seen kissing Iris on the cheek. And based on their parents’ sweet comments on the post, they totally approve.
“Our families have known each other since we were babies. I always went to school with him and I just didn’t pay attention to him…He’s an angel. We definitely fell for each other in the good time. He’s very wonderful and I think I’m very lucky to have someone who cares about me like him,” Iris told ET.
4. Marc Ronson & Grace Gumer
Grace Gummer, the daughter of Meryl Streep and Don Gummer, quietly dated Mark Ronson, the son of former music manager Laurence Ronson and socialite Ann Dexter-Jones, for several months before getting engaged in June 2021. Then , just three months later, the couple made things official by walking down the aisle together.
“For my greatest love…out of nowhere, you made 45 hands the best year of my life. And I’m sure it took me 45 years to become the man worthy of your love. I hope I spend each of these birthdays by your side until my dying day. And beyond,” Mark wrote.
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5. Lily Collins & Charlie McDowell
Musician Phil Collins’ daughter Lily was first linked to Charlie McDowell, the son of Mary Steenburgen and her ex Malcolm McDowell, in 2019. They made things Instagram official later that year and are engaged after just over a year of dating. In September 2021, the couple officially wed in a ceremony that Charlie’s mother, Mary, called “a dream”.
“Charlie, my son, and Lily, my daughter-in-law!!! Thank you for letting us all enjoy the sheer beauty of your love for each other. My heart is overflowing and I almost feel like these Last few days have been kind of a beautiful dream. But it’s all real, and I feel like the luckiest mom in the world,” Mary wrote on Instagram.
6. Jasmine Lawrence & Eric Murphy
In 2021, Eddie Murphy’s son Eric and Martin Lawrence’s daughter Jasmine revealed they were dating. While it’s unclear exactly how the couple met, their families have been friends for years. Eddie and Martin have even starred in many movies together, including 1992’s “Boomerang” and the 1999 movie “Life.” In an Instagram post on Eric’s birthday, Jasmin dedicated a sweet message to her little one. friend.
“I am incredibly blessed to know you, to love you and to have you by my side. Cheers to many more blessings, laughter and beautiful memories! I love you so much!!” Jasmine wrote.
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7. Maya Hawke & Tom Sturridge
Maya Hawke, the daughter of Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman, was first spotted with Tom Sturridge, the son of director Charles Sturridge and actress Phoebe Nicholls, in 2020. Following their first outing in the Hamptons, the couple have been spotted on several other occasions. , although they kept their relationship relatively private. Although the couple never announced their split, they were last spotted together in December 2021.
8. Dylan Penn & Steven R. McQueen
In 2014, Sean Penn and Robin Wright’s daughter Dylan was linked to Steven R. McQueen, the grandson of late screen legend Steve McQueen. The pair were first spotted having dinner with Dylan’s father after the premiere of his film ‘The Secret Life of Walter Mitty’. Dylan and Steven only dated for about two months before calling it quits, apparently because things “fallen apart”.
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9. Miley Cyrus & Patrick Schwarzenegger
Miley Cyrus may be a star in her own right, but at one point she was simply Billy Ray Cyrus’ daughter. And at the end of 2014, she dated Patrick Schwarzenegger, the son of Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver. The couple dated for around five months before splitting in 2015, which sources say was due to them being in “two different places in their lives”, with Patrick focusing on college and Miley busy with her career.
ten. Brooklyn Beckham & Nicholas Peltz
In 2019, Victoria and David Beckham’s son Brooklyn started dating Nicola Peltz, daughter of billionaire Nelson Peltz and model Claudia Heffner. Things got serious quickly for the duo, who made things official on Instagram a few months later and then got engaged in July 2020. The couple married in April 2022, which their parents reportedly couldn’t be more favorable.
“[Nicola] is just wonderful. She’s sweet, she’s kind, she’s such a lovely, warm, wonderful, wonderful woman. We couldn’t have asked for Brooklyn to meet a lovelier, more charming woman. We are very happy. We like it. He is so happy,” said Victoria on the talk show “Lorraine”.