Celeb kids gear up for showbiz
Following in the footsteps of their famous parents, these star kids are gearing up to try their luck in showbiz.Updated: Aug 25, 2011 01:14 IST
Following in the footsteps of their famous parents, these star kids are gearing up to try their luck in showbiz.
Parents: Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes
Five-year-old Suri Cruise will appear along side daddy Tom Cruise in the film Rock of Ages. Suri is likely to be seen in a cameo in this film adaptation of the popular musical. Details about her role is yet to be revealed. However, with much of the movie already altered for the big screen, we might see Suri playing the role of fading metal rock star Stacee Jaxx’s daughter.
Max and Emme
Parents: Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony
Following in the footsteps of their mother, Max and Emme, the three-year-old twins of actor-singer Jennifer Lopez have made their debut in the world of glamour by modelling for Gucci’s new children line. Talking about the ad, Lopez says, “It’s the first time I have worked with my kids in this way. It was totally a special experience.” Lopez and ex-husband Mark Anthony were hesitant to have their kids participate, but they agreed because the profits will be given to an NGO.
Jaden and Willow Smith
Parents: Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith
Son of Hollywood actor Will Smith, Jaden Smith has already proved that he is a star. Just three films old, the 13-year-old is the highest paid child actor after raking in 3 million dollars for his role in The Karate Kid (2010). The teenager will be next seen on the big screen when he teams up with his father in a new sci-fl film that is expected to begin shooting in 2012. Apparently, Jaden’s kid sister, Willow Smith, who already has a thriving singing career, is also gearing up to star in a big screen remake of the musical Annie. The 10-year-old has already made her acting debut with a cameo in the Will Smith starrer I Am Legend (2007).
Parents: Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s adopted 10-year-old son Maddox is set to play an action hero in an upcoming Hollywood film titled Battling. The film is based on a graphic novel about the young son of a God who leaves his mountain-top home to fight monsters. The movie is being produced by Pitt’s Plan B company and Maddox will begin filming next year. Brad and Angelina thought Maddox would be perfect for the role, as he lives, eats and breathes movies and comic books. so .'
Parents: Snoop Dogg and Shante Taylor
Rapper Snoop Dogg’s daughter Cori Broadus, known professionally as Cori B, has followed in her father’s footsteps with her debut single - Do My Thang. The song was released by her mother’s Boss Lady Entertainment label. The 10-year-old singer hits the dance floor with an age-appropriate party record aimed at the tween set, singing, “Everybody do your thang and let the beat bang.” In the song, Cori not only sings about being herself, but also about the fun and joy of partying.
First Published: Aug 24, 2011 17:54 IST