Everyone loves Tom Hanks. By age 41, his career flourished; he had already won two Academy Awards for best actor in back-to-back years. His son, Colin, followed his dad into show business and has made has become known in Hollywood for both his television and movie credits.
Some of these include “King Kong,” “Fargo,” and “Dexter.” Though he still has a ways to go before being as big as his father, Colin is on his way to a solid Hollywood career.
Bill Hudson (24) & Oliver Hudson (24)
Singer Bill Hudson split from Kate and Oliver's mom, Goldie Hawn, in 1980 and, regrettably, didn't have much of a relationship with his kids afterward.
Though he is the spitting image of his father, Oliver doesn't have a strong connection with him, which is perhaps why he went on to pursue a career in acting much like his famous mother and sister. He currently hosts the podcast, "Sibling Revelry," with Kate.
Jeremy Irons (33) & Max Irons (33)
It seems like good looks aren't the only thing that runs in the Irons family. One look into Max's darting eyes and you catch a glimpse of his famous father, Jeremy.
It seems like British actor Jeremy Irons has acted in almost everything and is most recently noted for his role in "Watchmen." His son, Max, is also making a name for himself in the industry and has roles in films like "The Wife" and "Terminal."
Val Kilmer (25) & Jack Kilmer (25)
Jack Kilmer has already accomplished more than many actors his age and has appeared in several very successful films like "Palo Alto" and "Lords of Chaos." His achievements come as no surprise when you realize that he is the son of the one and only Val Kilmer.
The Batman actor in "Batman Forever" began his career in the mid-1980s as a stage actor but quickly found his way into film after a string of appearances in everything from comedy to fantasy films.
Damon Wayans (36) & Damon Wayans Jr. (36)
The Wayans siblings are one of Hollywood's most famous comedic families, and their offspring are following in their footsteps. Damon Wayans and his son look and act so similar; it's hard to remember they are two different people.
Come on; they even share the same name! Damon Wayans Jr. took after his namesake in a comedy career and has paved the way for himself in hit sitcoms like "New Girl" and "Happy Together."