10 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Have REALLY Famous Grandparents
Hollywood has shown us that there are some seriously famous families in the spotlight. We’ve seen famous siblings who have starred in movies together, starred on TV shows with one another and even a few brothers & sisters who have appeared on different shows within the same TV network. And let’s not forget about those famous step-siblings.
However, we’ve also seen that fame extends to the parents and godparents of your favorite stars. YA stars like Lily Collins have famous ‘rents, while other celebs are the children of massively famous musicians. Aside from all these insane connections, there are actually quite a few celebrities whose grandparents were extremely well-known back in the day, and still are to this very day. Click through the gallery below to find out which stars have famous grandparents:
Steven R. McQueen
You might recognize Steven from his role as Jeremy Gilbert on The Vampire Diaries, but he's not the only famous person in his family. His grandfather, Steve McQueen (who Steven was named after), was known as the "king of cool" back in the day. The height of Steve's acting career occurred during the '60s and '70s — ask your parents about The Magnificent Seven — and his work actually inspired Steven to pursue acting!