Genes And Jeans! These Daughters Of Powerful Famous People Turned To Modeling

Many people follow in their parents footprints when it comes to choosing a profession. These ladies have the privilege of being the children of some of the most rich and successful people out there today. They all have career options: they can follow their famous parent’s path to success, or they have easy access to just about any other profession they might want to pursue. Who wouldn’t want the glamorous life of a model though?

Here’s a list of daughters with famous parents who have turned to modeling.

Kaia Is Going To Follow In Her Mom’s Footsteps

Kaia Is Going To Follow In Her Mom’s Footsteps

Kaia Gerber is an American model. In 2014, Kaia garnered a lot of media attention when word got out that she was following in her famous mother’s footsteps when she modeled for Teen Vogue. Kaia’s first modeling job was a big one… she worked for Versace at the tender young age of ten. Who do you think her mother is? I will say this — she is a modeling legend.

Parents: Cindy Crawford And Rande Gerber

Parents: Cindy Crawford And Rande Gerber

Kaia’s parents are Rande Gerber and supermodel Cindy Crawford. Cindy Crawford is a legend in the modeling industry. Many people were doing childish things when they were in their youth, but not Kaia. Kaia began her modeling career at the age of 10 years old. Having a supermodel for a mom has definitely worked to her advantage.

Sailor Brinkley-Cook Is On The rise In The Modelling Scene

Sailor Brinkley-Cook Is On The rise In The Modelling Scene

Sailor Brinkley-Cook is a model. She has inherited her looks and her craft from her famous mother. From the looks of it (according to her Twitter page) she will have a legitimate fashion gig with Ralph Lauren. This will be a perfect fit for Sailor because she has the modeling genes that she has gotten from her mother. Sailor’s last name is a dead giveaway to her mother’s identity.

Parents: Christie Brinkley And Peter Cook

Parents: Christie Brinkley And Peter Cook

Sailor Brinkley-Cook’s parents are Peter Cook and model Christie Brinkley. Christie Brinkley is an all-American beauty icon, so Sailor following in her footsteps may seem like a very bold move. Her mom Christie has even posed with her on several magazine covers, so every bit of encouragement from mom will help her go a long way.

Lily-Rose Is Going In The Same Path As Her Dad And Mom

Lily-Rose Is Going In The Same Path As Her Dad And Mom

Lily-Rose Depp is a French-American actress and model. She did well academically while she attended school. She was part of the debate team and also did some dancing and acting in school as well. Her peers say that she is funny, bright, and kindhearted. With all of these attributes, who could her parents be?

Parents: Johnny Depp And Vanessa Paradis

Parents: Johnny Depp And Vanessa Paradis

Johnny Depp is an American actor and Vanessa Paradis is a French model and singer. They raised their children in France, potentially because France has strict paparazzi laws. Lily-Rose is in her teens and she is just starting out with her career. She has connections with her mother’s home base company, which is Chanel.

Willow Has Her Sights Set On Being A Model

Willow Has Her Sights Set On Being A Model

Willow Camille Reign Smith, known professionally as Willow, is an American model, actress, singer, and dancer. She is the sister of Jaden and Trey Smith. Willow comes from a family of many talents, which is why she has several different skills mentioned above. Her parents have been in the entertainment industry for many years and are very well-known.

Parents: Will Smith And Jada Pinkett-Smith

Parents: Will Smith And Jada Pinkett-Smith

Willow Smith is the daughter of actress Jada Pinkett-Smith and actor and musician Will Smith, a.k.a. The Fresh Prince. Willow has posed for i-D magazine and a Marc Jacobs campaign. Will and Jada’s other children, Trey and Jaden, have inherited their parents’ talents and they have been featured in magazines and several movies as well.

Gigi Is Hot On Her Mother’s Heels

Gigi Is Hot On Her Mother’s Heels

Jelena Noura “Gigi” Hadid is an American fashion model and television personality. She has already garnered some brownie points as she was named one of the 12 rookies in Sports Illustrated‘s annual swimsuit issue in 2014. She appeared in the 2015 Pirelli calendar also. She has already walked for many designers including Marc Jacobs, Chanel, Michael Kors, Jean Paul Gaultier, and Max Mara, just to name a few.

Bella And Gigi Are Two Of A Kind

Bella And Gigi Are Two Of A Kind

Isabella “Bella” Khair Hadid is an American fashion model. Bella is the sister of Gigi Hadid. Bella is currently signed to IMG Models. She lives in New York City, so she will have access to many modeling networks. In June 2016, Hadid was ranked one of the Top 50 models by Models.com. Bella made her Chanel Couture debut during Paris Haute Couture S/S Fashion Week. With these accolades, can you guess who Gigi and Bella’s parents are?

Parents: Yolanda Foster And Mohamed Hadid

Parents: Yolanda Foster And Mohamed Hadid

Gigi and Bella’s mom and dad are Yolanda Foster and Mohamed Hadid. You may have seen Yolanda Foster and the family on Bravo’s “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.” From the reality television series, the Hadid kids have since gone on to bigger things. Through the exposure of reality television, and through other successful venues, the sisters are some of the most sought-after models in the world.

Kendall Jenner: This Should Come As No Surprise

Kendall Jenner: This Should Come As No Surprise

Kendall Jenner is an American fashion model and television personality. Kendall Jenner was named as one of People magazine’s 50 Most Beautiful People in the world in April of 2014. Along with this, Time named the Jenner sisters as two of the 30 Most Influential Teens, in both 2014 and in 2015. This family is everywhere these days, so you should already know who her parents are.

Parents: Kris And Caitlyn Jenner

Parents: Kris And Caitlyn Jenner

She’s a product of the ever-so-famous Kardashian clan and all their siblings. Kendall is the daughter of Kris and Caitlyn Jenner. This is one family with a tree that has many talented branches. They have dominated the world of reality television and are doing very well in the modeling and entertainment industry also.

Hailey Baldwin Can’t Stop And Won’t Stop

Hailey Baldwin Can’t Stop And Won’t Stop

Hailey Baldwin is an American fashion model. The first modeling agency she signed for was New York agency Ford Models. She made her runway debut in October of 2014 walking for brand Topshop and French fashion designer Sonia Rykiel. Baldwin has also worked for American Vogue and Teen Vogue as well, but is probably best known for being a former flame of Justin Bieber. Who are her fortunate parents, you ask? Let’s find out.

Parents: Stephen and Kennya Baldwin

Baldwin, Stephen & Deodato, Kennya

Hailey’s parents are actor Stephen Baldwin and Kennya Baldwin. There may be a possibility that Hailey will possibly follow in her father’s footsteps as well. A lot of models who started off modeling eventually ventured into something else other than just posing for photos. Hailey has that option, being related to an actor.

Zoë Kravitz, Does The Name Sound Familiar?

Zoë Kravitz, Does The Name Sound Familiar?

Zoë Kravitz is an American actress, singer and model. She has appeared in such films as No Reservations and The Brave One. She played the role of Angel Salvadore in the Marvel Comics superhero film X-Men: First Class. Zoë has modeled in fashion magazines, which include French Jalouse, Venus Zine, and Elle. In 2009, she was named the face of Vera Wang’s Princess. Her last name should come as no surprise if you know who her parents are, but if you do not, see the next page.

Parents: Lenny Kravitz And Lisa Bonet

Parents: Lenny Kravitz And Lisa Bonet

Zoë’s parents are musician Lenny Kravitz and actress Lisa Bonet. Zoë has gone the way of her mother in the sense that she has some acting as well. Her modeling career began with a campaign for Vera Wang’s Princess perfume, and she has since gone on to work with Alexander Wang and jewelry designer Alexis Bittar.

Devon Is Bitten By The Modeling Bug

Devon Is Bitten By The Modeling Bug

Devon Aoki is an American actress and fashion model. Aoki has modeled for known names in the fashion industry. These names include Chanel, Lancome, and Versace. Devon has also appeared in several music videos such as Primal Screams “Kowalski” and Duran Duran’s “Electric Barbarella”.

Parents: Hiroaki “Rocky” Aoki And Pamela Hilburger

Parents: Hiroaki “Rocky” Aoki And Pamela Hilburger

Devon is the daughter of the founder of the Benihana restaurant chain, Hiroaki “Rocky” Aoki. Her mother is Pamela Hilburger. Devon was introduced to Kate Moss through a family friend and her modeling career began to flourish. I am sure that she had connections to the industry by way of her parents.

Georgia May, Daughter Of A Rock Legend

Georgia May, Daughter Of A Rock Legend

Georgia May Jagger is an English fashion supermodel. Georgia May Jagger signed with Independent Models back in the year 2008, and is currently represented by TESS Model Management. Georgia has modeled for Chanel, Miu Miu, Hudson Jeans, H&M, Versace and Vivienne Westwood. Now with a last name like Jagger, you should instantly know who one of her parents is.

Parents: Mick Jagger and Jerry Hall

Parents: Mick Jagger and Jerry Hall

Georgia May’s parents’ identity should come to you as no surprise. Her father is rock and roll legend Mick Jagger and her mother is Jerry Hall. Jerry Hall was a model herself, so following in mom’s footsteps just came naturally to Georgia. The Jagger name definitely helps carry her over into any career Georgia chooses. She will probably end up being one of the biggest names in modeling ever.

Margaret Is Multi-Talented In Every Way

Margaret Is Multi-Talented In Every Way

Sarah Margaret Qualley, better known as Margaret Qualley, is an American model and actress best known for playing Jill Garvey on the HBO television series “The Leftovers.” Margaret has many talents: She was a ballerina until the age of 15, then a model (for Chanel, Valentino and Alberta Ferretti; she also appeared in a Teen Vogue feature), and she is now an actress.

Parents: Andie MacDowell And Paul Qualley

Parents: Andie MacDowell And Paul Qualley

Andie MacDowell is an American actress and model. Paul Qualley is an American model. It was destined for Margaret to be get into the modeling industry because she gets her genes from models. It seems like Margaret has inherited her looks from her mother. She has the same cheekbones and hair that were passed down by her mother.

Ava Is Making Her Own Way

Ava Is Making Her Own Way

Ava Sambora is an American model and actress. She made her acting debut in 2012 appearing in the Judd Apatow’s Universal feature film, This Is 40, playing “Sadie’s Best Friend” (the role of Sadie is played by Maude Apatow). Ava appeared at the Los Angeles Fashion Weekend in 2010 and has been in the modeling industry for a while now.

Parents: Heather Locklear And Richie Sambora

Parents: Heather Locklear And Richie Sambora

Ava Sambora is the product of parents Heather Locklear and Richie Sambora. Heather Locklear is an American actress known for her role as Amanda Woodward on “Melrose Place,” Officer Stacy Sheridan on “T.J. Hooker” and Caitlin Moore on “Spin City.” Richie Sambora is the lead guitarist for the band Bon Jovi.

Alexandra And Her Sister Stray From Daddy’s Career

Alexandra And Her Sister Stray From Daddy’s Career

Alexandra Richards is an American model and artist. Alexandra is the sister of Theodora Richards who is also a model. She comes from a family of talented people. Alexandra’s modeling portfolio includes images taken by Carter Smith, Sante D’Orazio, Bruce Weber, Annie Leibovitz, Craig McDean, Mario Testino, Patrick Demarchelier, Steven Meisel and Tony Kelly. Alexandra’s has appeared in British Glamour, American Glamour, and Italian Glamour, just to name a few.

Theodora And Her Sister Are Destined For Modeling

Theodora And Her Sister Are Destined For Modeling

Theodora Richards is an American model, and the older sister of Alexandra Richards. Theodora Richards and Alexandra were asked to model for a Tommy Hilfiger campaign with their famous parents. She has guest-edited one issue of L’Officiel. Richards modeled for the New Zealand-based Karen Walker label. She appeared on the cover of Lucire in an editorial photographed by Barry Hollywood in 2006.

Parents: Keith Richards And Patti Hansen

Parents: Keith Richards And Patti Hansen

Alexandra and Theodora’s father is rock legend Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones. Their mother is famous model Patti Hansen. Do you see something ironic here? Mick Jagger of the Rolling Stones (who is mentioned above), is also married to a model as well. I’m guessing there was a connection with rock stars and models back then and it seems to work out very well, as they produce beautiful and talented children.

Daisy Has A Father, But Who Is He?

Daisy Has A Father, But Who Is He?

Daisy Lowe is a British model. Daisy began modeling at age two and has since worked runways from all around the world for many top designers. Surprisingly, her musician father may have seen her work — that is before he was aware that he even had her for a daughter. He found out via a paternity test that was done in 2004.

Parents: Gavin Rossdale And Pearl Lowe

Parents: Gavin Rossdale And Pearl Lowe

Gavin Rossdale is a musician. He is the front man for the band Bush. He found out that Daisy was his daughter back in 2004. It seems like talent flows in all directions in their family. Daisy’s mother is pretty well known also — her mother is none other that musician Pearl Lowe.

Mia Tyler Is The A-Lister

Mia Tyler Is The A-Lister

Mia Tyler is a model. She is a plus-sized model who has had the privilege of appearing in such magazines as Vogue and Seventeen. Mia also started her own clothing line called Revolution 1228 back in 2009. With the last name Tyler, can you guess who taught her how to walk this way? Hint, hint!

Parents: Steven Tyler And Cyrinda Foxe

Parents: Steven Tyler And Cyrinda Foxe

Mia’s dad is none other than Steven Tyler of Aerosmith. He is known for such awesome musical hits such as “Walk This Way” and “Sweet Emotion.” Steven Tyler was also a judge of talent on the hit reality television series “American Idol.” Mia caught the modeling bug from her mother Cyrinda Foxe. She’s also half-sisters with Liv Tyler.

Dakota Johnson Is Looking For A Heartbeat

Dakota Johnson Is Looking For A Heartbeat

Dakota Johnson is an American model. She was Miss Golden Globe because of her famous parents in 2006. Also that same year, she signed with IMG Models. Who are her parents? Hint: they broke up sometime in the mid-’80s. Here’s another hint, her dad had a “vice” for women. Her dad also sang a song called “Heartbeat.” Think pastel colored outfits and you will known who he is!

Parents: Don Johnson And Melanie Griffith

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Dakota is the daughter of actor Don Johnson and actress Melanie Griffith. Dakota is a chip off of the old block when it comes to acting, as she got the genes from her famous parents. Of course Don Johnson is best remembered for playing Crockett on the successful 80s iconic television series “Miami Vice.” Melanie Griffith is famous for such movies as Buffalo Girls and Body Double.

Corinne Foxx May Or May Not Follow Her In Dad’s Footsteps

Corinne Foxx May Or May Not Follow Her In Dad’s Footsteps

Corinne Foxx is an American model. Corinne is represented by L.A. Models and has appeared in campaigns for such well-known names as Icing, Ralph Lauren and spreads in Nylon and Rollacoaster Magazine. Her father is a famous actor who has appeared in several successful movies. Looking at the last name alone, you might be able to guess who her famous father is.

Parent: Jamie Foxx

Parent: Jamie Foxx

Jamie Foxx is Corinne’s father. Foxx is an American actor. A lot of folks may remember him from the comedy series “In Living Color” that was popular back in the 90s. The “Wanda” persona was the most memorable character that he played on the show. He has acted in such movies as Django Unchained, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, and Miami Vice.

Take a look at Lily Collins

Take a look at Lily Collins

Lily Collins is a British model and actress. Her dad is a famous musician. Against all odds, she did not rely on her famous father to make it into the industry. In fact, Lily has gone on record to say “I always say my name opens doors, but it’s up to me to keep them open,” she previously told InStyle. “If you don’t deliver something fresh and new, those doors may close.”

Parent: Phil Collins

Parent: Phil Collins

Phil Collins is a British musician, instrumentalist, record producer, and actor. He is known as the drummer and lead singer for the rock band Genesis. He then broke away from Genesis and went solo in the 80s and had such hits as “Sussudio,” “In the Air Tonight,” and “Against All Odds.”

Dylan Does Double Duty As A Model And Actress

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Dylan Frances Penn is an American model and actress. Her early roles included modeling campaigns for Gap Inc. She has also appeared in Nick Jonas’ music video entitled “Chains.” Penn has also done some acting as well. Her father is a very well-known actor who was once married to pop star Madonna back in the 80s.

Parents: Sean Penn And Robin Wright

Parents: Sean Penn And Robin Wright

Sean Penn is an American actor and filmmaker. He is known for appearing in such movies as Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Carlito’s Way, State of Grace, and Dead Man Walking. He has won two Academy Awards, for his roles in the movie Milk and Mystic River. He published an interview (conducted in October 2015), with Mexican drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán, in Rolling Stone, which helped lead to the recapture of the drug lord. Robin Wright is also an American actress, who’s iconic roles include Princess Buttercup from The Princess Bride, and the icy Claire Underwood in House Of Cards.