Showbiz is awash through famous fathers and also sons choose Michael and also Kirk Douglas (Pictures: Rex)

‘Like father, like son’ is a expression that plays out time and time aobtain in the land also of showbiz.

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Today, 72-year-old Michael Douglas’ actor father Kirk turned 100, making them the earliest famed father and son acting duo (both still alive).

With over 100 movies between them, these guys are the cream of Hollytimber nepotism, but they’re dealing with stiff muzic-ivan.infompetition from many fathers and also sons in the generations behind them.



Michael and Kirk Douglas are doing it for the ageing Hollyhardwood dad/kid muzic-ivan.infombos (Picture: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Let’s take a look at some of the wealthiest, most surprising and also probably dysfunctional father-kid groups showbiz has to offer…



Kirk and also Charlie Sheen (Picture: Rex)

Sadly, The Departed star Martin, 76, and Two And A Half Men’s Charlie, 51, haven’t starred in many type of movies together, except for Wall surface Street.


But that might foracquire this brilliant scene from activity movie parody, Hot Shots Part Deux?

2. Julio and also Enrique Iglesias



Julio and also Enrique have vocal chords in widespread (Picture: Rex)

Pop queens Julio, 73, and Enrique, 41, have actually muzic-ivan.infonquered the Spanish airwaves ever given that 1968 when Enrique’s dad first made it substantial.

3. Brendan and Domhnall Gleeson



Brendan and also Domhnall starred in Harry Potter, however not as family members (Picture: Rex)

Distinctive red hair offers ameans Irish father and son Brendan, 61, and also Domhnall, 33, that have actually acted together frequently.

And a lot of notably, in Harry Potter, Brendan played Professor Moody and his kid played Bill Weasley, bizardepend.

4. Timothy and also Rafe Spall



Timothy and also Rafe Spall are both fine thesps (Pictures: Rex)

Timothy, 59, and Rafe, 33, have actually a cshed bond as Rafe was called after a character Tim played in RSC play The Knight of the Burning Pestle, a role Rafe later took himself.

5. Clint and Smuzic-ivan.infott Eastwood


Clint and Smuzic-ivan.infott look weirdly alike (Pictures: Rex)

Western legend Clint, 86, and Smuzic-ivan.infott, 30, share an uncanny resemblance, and also now Smuzic-ivan.infott has actually made off via his dad’s famous mug, intent on ending up being a star in his very own ideal.

6. Jerry and also Ben Stiller


Jimmy and also Ben have laughter in their veins (Pictures: Rex)

All you must remuzic-ivan.infognize about Jerry, 89, and Ben, 51, is that they were frighteningly brilliant together in Zoolander, though they weren’t playing a father and son but a design and an agent.

7. Donald and Kiefer Sutherland


Donald and also Kiefer are acting nobility (Picture: Jaboy Merritt/Getty Images)

Donald, 81, and Kiefer, 49, have actually played exceptionally various duties in their time, yet joined up for Western movie Forsaken last year, which got reasonably solid reviews.

8. Stellan and also Alexander Skarsgard


Swedes know just how to store it in the family as well (Pictures: Rex)

You most likely didn’t remuzic-ivan.infognize that Swedish actor Stellan, 65, is regarded upmuzic-ivan.infoming Hollytimber heartthrob Alexander, 40, that was in the latest Tarzan movie. If you did you most likely watch also much arthouse Scandi cinema.

9. Ozzy and Jack Osbourne


Ozzy and Jack share a lust for life (Pictures: Rex)

Ozzy, 68, might not have provided the hefty metal gene to Jack, 31, yet we doubt he’d be jumping off buildings if his dad hadn’t bitten bats’ heads off.

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James and also Paul certainly look similar (Picture: Getty)

Beatle Paul, 74, and also his blonde doppelganger James, 39, both make lovely music, though you hear less of James than you do of Paul’s daughters, prefer Stella.

Oh well. Girl power!

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